Terms & Conditions
Access to and use of the Planning and Development Online system is
conditional upon acceptance of the following terms. You must accept these
terms to access and use Planning and Development Online.
The Planning and Development Online System is intended to allow interested
individuals to have convenient, informal access to planning documents and the
status of development applications.
Planning and Development Online is not intended to be used, and must not be
used, for formal purposes such as for the purposes of property transactions or
settlements. Access to documents and information for formal purposes must
be obtained through Council's formal document search procedures, not through
Planning and Development Online.
The information and documents available for access through the Planning and
Development Online system are copyright works under the Copyright Act 1968
Documents and information are made available through Planning and
Development Online for informal use by individuals. Users are not entitled to,
and must not, reproduce, publish, communicate or adapt the documents or
information made available using the system.
Without limiting the above, commercial use, sale or re-transmission of
documents or information obtained using Planning and Development Online is
prohibited. Enquiries about commercial use of such documents and information
should be directed to Council's Development Assessment Department
(telephone 1300 794 929).
The Fraser Coast Regional Council provides this Website as a general reference
source for information purposes only, and reserves the right to correct, amend
and update the Site Materials from time to time in its absolute discretion. You
should not rely on any Site Materials unless you have separately applied in
writing for and received written confirmation from the Fraser Coast Regional
Council that such information is correct and up to date.
You should seek appropriate legal or other professional advice before relying or
acting on any Site Materials or other information made available or provided to
you by the Fraser Coast Regional Council.
Despite our best efforts, this Website and the Site Materials are provided "as is"
and the Council makes no representations or warranties in relation to the
quality, accuracy, completeness, merchantability or fitness for purpose of this
Website or the Site Materials or that this Website or the Site Materials are free
from infection by computer viruses, malicious code or other contamination or
defects. The Fraser Coast Regional Council recommends that virus checks
should be done on any downloaded Site Materials.
Some types of documents (for example, plans and drawings) may not be
available through Planning and Development Online, even if they form part of a
development application which is otherwise available.
Except for liability which cannot be excluded, Council excludes all liability
(including liability for negligence) arising from use of documents or information
available through the Planning and Development Online system. Liability which
cannot legally be excluded is hereby limited to the maximum extent possible.
Right to grant or refuse access
Access to the Planning and Development Online system is at the discretion of
Council. Council reserves the right to refuse to allow access to any part of the
Planning and Development Online system without prior notice, and without the
need to give any reason for doing so.
The Planning and Development Online system may record some information
about each access to the system (for example, the IP address of the computer
from which the system is accessed, the date and time of access and the pages,
documents or information viewed). This information is used for statistical and
site development purposes.
Except for information specifically provided by users, Council does not collect
any other personal information during use of the Planning and Development
Online system. Any personal information specifically provided will not be
disclosed to third parties except with consent, or where required by law.
Council takes steps to maintain the currency and accuracy of the personal
information it holds. If you require access to any personal information about
you that may be held by Council, or if you have any other questions about
information privacy, email the Council at firstname.lastname@example.org or call
the Council on 1300 794 929.
The laws of Queensland govern this document. The parties submit to the
jurisdiction of the Queensland Courts.