New Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme

The Sunshine Coast Council will begin community consultation on a new planning scheme later this year.

The changes are expected to align with newer state and local planning policies including the South-East Queensland Regional Plan which is set to be renewed next year.

The new planning scheme is expected to be delivered in 2024. The Sunshine Coast Council has provided the following timeline for delivery the new scheme:


The Property Council is committed to providing a strong voice for industry throughout the development of the new scheme. Critical issues such as land supply and affordability are key priorities on the Property Council’s advocacy agenda.

The Property Council looks forward to working with its Sunshine Coast and Planning committees as well as the Sunshine Coast Council to provide input into the new scheme.