Key government contacts

The following list provides contact details for key government services and information relating to agricultural planning and development.

Service and informationContact
Agriculture and fisheries Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Conservation - protected areas Department of Environment and Science
Cultural heritage and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander policy Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships
Development assessment - State Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning
Environmental management and regulations including advice on Commonwealth Environment, Protection and Biodiversity legislation Department of Environment and Science
Fire and emergency Queensland Fire and Emergency Services
Food safety Safe Food Queensland
The Great Barrier Reef

Department of Environment and Science

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority  (Commonwealth)

Hazard (major) facilities and large dangerous goods locations Department of Justice and Attorney-General
Land and property Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Local council planning schemes Local government directory
Matters of National Environmental Significance (e.g. threatened species) Department of Environment and Energy (Commonwealth)
Referable dams (failure impact assessment) Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
State development Department of State Development
State roads and transport Department of Transport and Main Roads
Trade and investment

Trade and Investment Queensland

Australian Government Trade and Investment Commission

Vegetation management Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Water management Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Wet Tropics World Heritage Area Wet Tropics Management Authority