Public Notification

The Planning Act 2016 requires certain development applications to be publicly notified by publishing a notice in a newspaper, placing a notice on land and giving notice to adjoining owners, in the way set out in the Development Assessment Rules (DA Rules). For further information on public notification requirements, please see the Guide to public notification of development and change applications(PDF, 2MB).

Applications in Public Notification

Below you can find the development applications currently in Public Notification.

Application No.                



Public Notification Period                       


D/99-2019  Material Change of Use for Short-Term Accommodation and Relocatable Home Park 

998-1002 and 1014-1016 Yaamba Road, Parkhurst - Lot 4 on SP307744 and Lot 80 on SP300143

28 November 2019 to 18 December 2019 Application Documents(PDF, 74MB)  
D/78-2019 Material Change of Use for High Impact Industry (Poultry Abattoir) 56 Emmert Lane, Ridgelands - Lot 19 on P4052  07 November 2019 to 02 December 2019  Application Documents(PDF, 6MB)

Making a Submission

Should you wish to make a submission about an application, you may:

  • post your submission to PO Box 1860, Rockhampton, QLD, 4700; or

Please note your submission must be a 'properly made submission' to gain rights to appeal any decision to the Planning and Environment Court.

A properly made submission must:

  • be in writing and signed by each person who made the submission (unless made electronically)
  • be made before the end of the public notification period
  • state the name and residential or business address of each person who made the submission
  • state one postal or electronic address for service relating to the submission for all the submission-makers
  • state the grounds of the submission and the facts and circumstances relied on in support of the grounds
  • be made to the assessment manager

Please see the Guide to making a submission about a development application(PDF, 88KB) to assist you in making a submission.