Superseded & historical planning schemes

Under the Planning Act 2016, a person may request that a proposed development be assessed and decided under the superseded planning scheme. A request to lodge an application under a superseded planning scheme must be made within one year of the new planning scheme (City Plan) taking effect. The application may be approved or refused.

City Plan versions and superseded timeline(PDF, 29KB)

City Plan

To access superseded and historic versions of the City Plan visit our City Plan webpage.

Step 1. Click City Plan button under the search bar.

Step 2. At the top of the menu on the left-hand side of the page, click Change.

Step 3. Select version from pop up box.

Gold Coast Planning Scheme

To access historic versions of the previous planning scheme, visit Our Living City Gold Coast Planning Scheme

Request to apply superseded planning scheme

Online

Complete and submit our online form

Apply online

By email

Step 1.Complete the application form

Download, print and complete the Request to apply superseded planning scheme form(PDF, 167KB)

Step 2.Send us your completed application form and payment

Email to: mail@goldcoast.qld.gov.au

By mail

Step 1.Complete the application form

Download, print and complete the Request to apply superseded planning scheme form(PDF, 167KB)

Step 2.Send us your completed application form and payment

Post to:

Planning Assessment, City Development
Economy, Planning & Environment
PO Box 5042
Gold Coast MC QLD 9726