Home based business/occupations (Rockhampton) - Queensland


You may need to obtain a development approval to operate a home based business/occupation in the Rockhampton region.Contact council for futher information.

Service type


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

Local law(s) name

Rockhampton Regional Council Planning Scheme

Application process

You can obtain this approval by completing an IDAS application and submitting it to council.

If your home based business does not meet the self-assessable standards, you must lodge a Development application - Material change of use with council prior to commencing your business.

Administering agency

Rockhampton Regional Council

Contact details

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

Rockhampton Regional Council

Operating address: Gracemere Office
1 Ranger Street
Operating address: Rockhampton Office
232 Bolsover Street
Queensland 4700
Operating address: Mount Morgan Office
32 Hall Street
Mount Morgan Q 4714
Mailing address: PO BOX 1860
Rockhampton, Queensland 4700
Phone: 1300 225 577
Fax: 1300 225 579
Email: enquiries@rrc.qld.gov.au