Current schemes and policies
The consolidated CairnsPlan was adopted by Cairns Regional Council in Feburary 2009, and commenced March 2009. The Planning Scheme includes all amendments gazetted to February 2009.
Planning scheme policies support the CairnsPlan Planning Scheme. Developer (Trunk Infrastructure) contributions provides a mechanism for the funding of development infrastructure.
Douglas Shire Planning Scheme – Amended March 2008.
The Planning Scheme Policies support the Douglas Shire Planning Scheme 2006.
These guides were developed to assist with the interpretation of Council's new planning scheme.