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One-Stop Service for agriculture planning and development

Using and accessing land

Native title, leases and infrastructure land use information

Native vegetation clearing and commonwealth biodiversity legislation

Find out about native vegetation clearing, impact to habitats and the commonwealth biodiversity law

Managing and accessing water

Information about rural water use and resource compliance, water bore assessments and water allocations

The Queensland Government recognises the importance of agriculture to our economy and regional communities and is committed to supporting the growth of a productive and prosperous food and fibre sector, outlined in the Queensland food and fibre policy.

This portal provides a one-stop information service to assist proponents of agricultural projects with the various development assessment processes of government, while complementing the existing State Assessment and Referral Agency information and processes. Find out more about the One-Stop Service for agriculture planning and development.

Did you know?

To enable better planning in Queensland, the current planning Act (the Sustainable Planning Act 2009) has been replaced with new and easy to understand planning legislation, which was passed by the Queensland Parliament on 12 May 2016 and will commence in 2017. Read more about the new planning legislation.

Regional Directors

For assistance with development in the agricultural sector, contact a DAF Regional Director in your area.

Mr Adam West - Director North
Phone: (07) 3330 4501
Email: adam.west@daf.qld.gov.au
9-15 Langton, GARBUTT  QLD 4814

Mr Paul Walmsley - Director Central
Phone: (07) 4843 2628
Email: paul.walmsley@daf.qld.gov.au
25 Yeppoon Road, PARKHURST  QLD 4702

Mr Craig Mathisen - Director South East
Phone: (07) 5480 4409
Email: craig.mathisen@daf.qld.gov.au
1 Cartwright Street, GYMPIE  QLD 4570

Mr Richard Routley - Director South
Phone: (07) 4529 4121
Email: richard.routley@daf.qld.gov.au
Level 1, 203 Tor Street,TOOWOOMBA  QLD 4350

See a map of the DAF regions to find out in which region you are located.