Development Approval (for Aquaculture) - Queensland

Description

You require a development permit for Material Change of Use (aquaculture).

For further information please visit

Commonwealth Department of Agriculture and Water Resources - Aquaculture

Department of State Development

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

For land based activities only a DA is required. For activities in state waters a Resource Allocation Authority is required in addition to a DA. A development plan must also be completed when submitting this application.

Duration

The development approval applies to the parcel of land and there is no time limit on the approval.

Fees

All fees are assessment fees. See the  List of aquaculture fees at  https://www.business.qld.gov.au/industries/farms-fishing-forestry/fisheries/aquaculture/policies-licences-fees/fees-forms/fees . For further details of fees please contact the agency.

Act(s) name

Planning Act 2016 QLD

Application process

You can apply for this development authority by completing the relevant application forms prescribed under the Planning Act 2016. Forms are obtained from your local authority (Council) or from the Department of State Development website.

Various sections are required to be completed and submitted to the relevant assessment manager for your application with the appropriate fees.

Forms required for the Development Application include:

  • IDAS Assessment Checklist
  • Common Details
  • Aquaculture

The Aquaculture Approvals section of the Department's website has information that will assist applicants to complete the application forms.

The Department may require additional information to support your application.

Transfer process

This approval is issued to a land parcel and cannot be transferred.  If the land is sold the approval becomes the responsibility of whoever has tenure over the land (in such circumstances the Department must be formally informed of any changes to the personal contact details within 28 working days).

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Fisheries Queensland

Regulatory Reform and Consultation

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Regulatory Reform and Consultation

Fisheries Queensland

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Operating address: Level 5
Primary Industries Building
80 Ann Street
Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Phone: 07 3087 8035
Fax: 07 3087 8002
Website: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (Opens in new window)

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Customer Service Centre

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Phone: 07 3404 6999
Phone: 13 25 23
Website: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Customer Service Centre (Opens in new window)