Christmas/ New Year operating hours

To let our staff celebrate the season and spend time with family and friends we will close or reduce hours over the Christmas and New Year period. The Christmas / New Year working hours for all services we provide can be found in our Christmas hours article.

 

Access the Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme

Planning Scheme Version 26 (commenced on 30 April 2021) + - TRPS v26.0 - PDF documents Click to collapse Citation and Commencement v26 - PDF Document Part 01 About the PS...
 

What a planning scheme does and how to use the online planning scheme

Go direct to the online planning scheme here. The Planning Scheme shapes how we live and the environment around us. The Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme seeks to create a safe and resilient R...
 

Local Government Infrastructure Plan

On 31 May 2017 the Toowoomba Regional Council adopted Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme – Amendment No.15 (Local Government Infrastructure Plan (LGIP)) replacing the Priority Infrastructu...
 

Planning Scheme review

The Planning Act 2016 requires that a local government review its Planning Scheme every 10 years. The Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme was made on 2 July 2012 and we co...
 

Planning Scheme amendments

Where changes are required to a published Planning Scheme these are approved and published as amendments to that scheme. These are categorised as administrative, minor or major. Listed below are the r...
 

Planning Scheme practice notes and technical guidelines

Technical guideline The Technical guideline for new developments - general waste and recyclable waste storage and collection 2016 applies to all new developments in the Toowoomba region. Th...
 

Temporary Local Planning Instruments

A Temporary Local Planning Instrument (TLPI) replaces parts of the planning scheme for a period of up to one year while the planning scheme is being amended. A TLPI is put in place when there is a sig...
 

Planning studies

Council undertakes planning studies to guide the future growth of the Toowoomba Region. The outcomes of these investigations inform the planning scheme, as well as other planning strategies and design...
 

Historic planning schemes

Historic planning schemes for the region can be explored below. Click on the title to open the historic scheme details. + - Historic Cambooya Planning Scheme Click to collapse ...
 

Economic impact assessment of planning scheme

The Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme (TRPS) was adopted in 2012. One important principle that underpinned the development of the planning scheme was to facilitate development and stimulate the regio...