Update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014
  • Last updated:
  • 31 Mar 2019

To ensure you view the latest version of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 refer to the documents on the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 webpage.

Council also provides update packages for users who maintain a hard copy of the Planning Scheme. The packages become available each time an amendment is made to the Planning Scheme.

Update packages contain the following:

  • Instructions on how to update your current version of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014
  • Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme Historical Notes
  • Updated documents:
    • Appendix 2 - Table of Amendments
    • Amended pages and/or mapping

Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 Amendment No. 18

Site Specific (including SEQRP Bring Forward Sites) and Operational Matters

1 April 2019

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 18 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 Amendment No. 18 - Site Specific (including SEQRP Bring Forward Sites) and Operational Matters No. 18.

Amendment documents 

Amendment mapping

Amended mapping (NOTE: Print in A3, 1-sided, colour. Two copies of the Strategic Framework maps are required if updating hard copies of the A3 mapping folders)

Map Number Map Description
Map SCC1[386KB] Local government planning scheme area and context 
Map SCC2[371KB]  Index Map

Local Plan Element Figures

Map Number Map Description
Figure 7.2.2A [4980KB] Beerwah Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.3A[8920KB]  Blackall Range Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.4A[4696KB]  Bli Bli Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.5A[2591KB] Buderim Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.6A[2474KB]  Caloundra Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.7A[1401KB] Caloundra West Local Plan Elements)
Figure 7.2.8A[5375KB] Coolum Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.9A[2259KB]  Eudlo Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.10A[3051KB] Eumundi Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.11A[6737KB] Forest Glen/Kunda Park/Tanawha Local Plan Elements 
Figure 7.2.12A[3836KB] Glass House Mountains Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.13A[3105KB] Golden Beach/Pelican Waters Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.14A[19040KB] Kawana Waters Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.15A[1243KB] Kenilworth Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.16A[3260KB] Landsborough Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.17A[7062KB] Maleny Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.18A[5005KB] Maroochy North Shore Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.19A[10765KB] Maroochydore/Kuluin Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.20A[8681KB] Mooloolaba/Alexandra Headlands Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.21A[3978KB] Mooloolah Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.22A[11556KB] Nambour Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.23A[4002KB] Palmwoods Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.24A[1120KB] Peregian South Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.25A[3638KB] Sippy Downs Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.26A[3282KB] Woombye Local Plan Elements
Figure 7.2.27A[3604KB] Yandina Local Plan Elements

Part 9 Figures

Map Number Map Description
Figure 9.4.8A[1633KB] 2031 Functional Transport Hierarchy)
Figure 9.4.8B(i)[1385KB] 2031 Strategic Network of Pedestrian and Cycle Links (Pathway)
Figure 9.4.8B(ii)[953KB] 2031 Strategic Network of Pedestrian and Cycle Links (On Road Cycleways) 
Figure 9.4.8C[874KB] 2031 Strategic Network of Public Transport Links)

Strategic Famework Maps

Map Number Map Description
SFM1[1586KB] Land Use Elements
SFM2[981KB] Economic Development Elements
SFM3[1242KB] Transport Elements
SFM4[1115KB] Infrastructure Elements
SFM6[3570KB] Community Identity, Character and Inclusion Elements

Zone Maps

Map Number Map Description
ZM7[528KB]  
ZM8[514KB] Yandina Local Plan Area
ZM16[815KB] Blackall Range Local Plan Area
ZM19[736KB] Bli Bli Local Plan Area
ZM26[706KB]
ZM28[565KB] Palmwoods Local Plan Area
ZM40[609KB]  
ZM43[1533KB]  
ZM48[531KB]  
ZM49[604KB] Beerwah Local Plan Area
ZM50[548KB] Glass House Mountains Local Plan Area

Overlay Maps

Acid Sulfate Soils Biodiversity  Waterways and Wetlands Bushfire Hazard
OVM7A[534KB] OVM7C_i[1084KB] OVM7C_ii[1215KB] OVM7D[817KB]
OVM8A[477KB] OVM8C_i[627KB] OVM8C_ii[770KB] OVM8D[523KB]
OVM26A[509KB] OVM26C_i[1583KB]  OVM26C_ii[1426KB] OVM26D[1170KB]
OVM28A[450KB] OVM28C_i[666KB] OVM28C_ii[777KB] OVM28D[622KB]
OVM48A[481KB] OVM48C_i[754KB] OVM48C_ii[1266KB] OVM48D[745KB]
OVM49A[473KB] OVM49C_i[759KB] OVM49C_ii[983KB] OVM49D[756KB]
OVM50A[436KB] OVM50C_i[619KB] OVM50C_ii[768KB] OVM50D[558KB]
Coastal Protection Extractive Resources Flood Hazard Height of Buildings and Structure
OVM7E[327KB] OVM7F[438KB] OVM7H[377KB] OVM7H[598KB]
OVM8E[396KB] OVM8F[452KB] OVM8H[413KB] OVM8H[424KB]
OVM26E[413KB] OVM26F[470KB] OVM26H[442KB] OVM26H[701KB]
OVM28E[425KB] OVM28F[442KB] OVM28H[444KB] OVM28H[476KB]
OVM48E[322KB] OVM48F[375KB] OVM48H[473KB] OVM48H[500KB]
OVM49E[441KB] OVM49F[465KB] OVM49H[475KB] OVM49H[493KB]
OVM50E[405KB] OVM50F[467KB] OVM50H[439KB] OVM50H[439KB]
Heritage and Character Landslide Steep Land Regional Infrastructure
OVM7I[433KB] OVM7J_i[691KB] OVM7J_ii[592KB] OVM7K[435KB]
OVM8I[494KB] OVM8J_i[480KB] OVM8J_ii[468KB] OVM8K[480KB]
OVM26I[471KB] OVM26J_i[1018KB] OVM26J_ii[800KB] OVM26K[1163KB]
OVM28I[489KB] OVM28J_i[498KB] OVM28J_ii[497KB] OVM28K[504KB]
OVM48I[365KB] OVM48J_i[433KB] OVM48J_ii[346KB] OVM48K[420KB]
OVM49I[513KB] OVM49J_i[539KB] OVM49J_ii[503KB] OVM49K[531KB]
OVM50I[433KB] VM50J_i[426KB] OVM50J_ii[416KB] OVM50K[418KB]
Scenic Amenity Water Resource Catchments
OVM7L[497KB] OVM7M[338KB]
OVM8L[518KB] OVM8M[444KB]
OVM26L[632KB] OVM26M[491KB]
OVM28L[549KB] OVM28M[473KB]
OVM48L[478KB] OVM48M[309KB]
OVM49L[588KB] OVM49M[491KB]
OVM50L[637KB] OVM50M[408KB]

Local Government Infrastructure Plan (LGIP) Maps

Priority Infrastructure Area Stormwater Network Transport Network - Active Transport Transport Network - Roads Parks and Land for Community Facilities Network 
PIA7[516KB] SQN7[362KB] TNA7[322KB] TNR7[340KB] PCF7[326KB]
PIA8[581KB] SQN8[ TNA8[689KB] TNR8[512KB] PCF8[478KB]
PIA16[771KB]
PIA19[736KB]
PIA26[709KB] SQN26[500KB] TNA26[453KB] TNR26[486KB] PCF26[459KB]
PIA28[621KB] SQN28[544KB] TNA28[544KB] TNR28[541KB] PCF28[504KB]
PIA40[570KB]        
PIA43[1530KB]        
PIA48[518KB] SQN48[405KB] TNA48[405KB] TNR48[364KB] PCF48[363KB]
PIA49[634KB] SQN49[558KB] TNA49[734KB] TNR49[566KB] PCF49[520KB]
PIA50[540KB] SQN50[485KB] TNA50[691KB] TNR50[509KB] PCF50[483KB]

Earlier amendments to the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 can be accessed via the links below:


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Qualified State Interest Amendment) No. 17

Rooftop Uses

10 December 2018


Development Control Plan 1 Kawana Waters (Qualified State Interest Amendment) - Kawana Waters Town Centre No. 16 

20 October 2018



Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Local Government Infrastructure Plan Amendment) No. 15

29 June 2018

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 15 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Local Government Infrastructure Plan Amendment) No. 15.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment and Alignment Amendment) No. 14

11 June 2018

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 14 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment and Alignment Amendment) No. 14 - Maroochydore Principal Activity Centre.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment and Alignment Amendment) No. 13

14 May 2018

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 13 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment and Alignment Amendment) No. 13.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 12

19 March 2018

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 12 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 12.



Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Qualified State Interest Amendment) No. 11

5 March 2018

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 11 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Qualified State Interest Amendment) No. 11.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 10

31 July 2017

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 10 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 10.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Alignment Amendment) No. 9

3 July 2017

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 9 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Alignment Amendment) No. 9.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 8

27 February 2017

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 8 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 8.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 7

15 August 2016

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 7 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 7.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 6

15 August 2016

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 7 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 6.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 5

1 April 2016

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 6 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Major Amendment) No. 5.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Transitional Interim Local Government Infrastructure Plan Amendment) No. 4

7 December 2015

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 5 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Transitional Interim Local Government Infrastructure Plan Amendment) No. 4.


Planning Scheme Policies (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 3

3 August 2015

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 4 incorporating Planning Scheme Policies (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 3.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 2

9 March 2015

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 3 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Administrative and Minor Amendment) No. 2.


Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Minor Amendment) No. 1

10 November 2014

Download the package below to update your copy of the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 to Version 2 incorporating Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 (Minor Amendment) No. 1.