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New BCC service commitment and City Plan Amendments

In 2016, following substantial member concern, we raised a number of issues regarding Development Assessment performance in Brisbane through our Brisbane City Council (BCC) Advisory panel. To BCC’s credit they responded with change to their processes affecting the development industry. While more needs to be done, we congratulate them on the release of the Development Services Customer Service Commitment, designed to deliver a positive customer experience.

Amendments were also made to the Brisbane City Plan 2014 in February and March, and became effective last week. Brisbane City Council updated the City Plan by amendeding information and adopting new neighbourhood plans.

The new neighbourhood plans include:

For more information on the amendments, please visit Council’s website.