Planning, building and development


You may find that some documents are not currently available to view on PD Online. We are working to get this resolved.  Please contact Council's Customer Contact Centre on (07) 3829 8999 if you need to view a document urgently.  


In response to the emerging COVID-19 outbreak Council strongly encourages you to lodge any development application material electronically, either via Council's Online Lodgement System (OLS) or via email to Please be aware that Council has initiated a 3 day quarantine period for all documents received from outside of Council. Therefore if you choose to lodge your application material over the counter or via mail, this will affect your application timeframes. 

TLPI No.2 of 2020 (Quandamooka Land Aspirations Area)

On 14 September 2020, Queensland’s Treasurer and Minister for Infrastructure and Planning made Temporary Local Planning Instrument (TLPI) No. 2 of 2020 (Quandamooka Land Aspirations Area) for the Redland City Council local government area.

The TLPI identifies the affected land (parts of Minjerribah/North Stradbroke Island) and suspends and affects the operation of the Redland City Plan over these parcels of land.

The TLPI is available to download on the following Queensland Government website -

For further information about the purpose and history of the TLPI, please call the Queensland Government - Planning and Development Services South East Queensland South Office on (07) 5644 3210.

For information about lodging an application on Minjerribah/North Stradbroke Island, please contact Council on (07) 3829 8999.

Photo of house construction site

If you are considering a patio, shed or other building project or considering developing a site for a new use, such as a shopping centre, commercial offices, residential apartments or land subdivision, you may need building, plumbing and/or planning approval.

See the links below for information on development, building and planning in Redlands Coast.