Minister: Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning
Agency: Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning


State Development and Public Works Organisation Act 1971 No. 55

Table of Reprints

Effective Date Publication Date Amendments Included Notes
24 April 1981 15 December 1994 1981 Act No. 18
01 December 1996 08 January 1997 1996 Act No. 37
16 June 1999 25 June 1999 1999 Act No. 32
03 February 2000 11 February 2000 1999 Act No. 69
13 September 2000 20 September 2000 2000 Act No. 34
28 June 2001 03 August 2001 2001 Act No. 46
28 February 2002 28 February 2002 2001 Act No. 46
01 March 2002 15 March 2002 2001 Act No. 46
01 April 2003 2002 Act No. 74
29 November 2004 2004 Act No. 53
25 March 2005 2004 Act No. 12
28 November 2005 2005 Act No. 57
02 December 2005 2005 Act No. 42
01 June 2006 2006 Act No. 31
07 December 2006 2006 Act No. 542006 Act No. 59
21 September 2007 2007 Act No. 39
16 November 2007 2007 Act No. 58
11 December 2008 2008 Act No. 75
01 January 2009 2008 Act No. 52
23 February 2009 2009 Act No. 3
01 July 2009 2009 Act No. 9
08 October 2009 2009 Act No. 43
18 December 2009 2009 Act No. 36
07 May 2010 2010 Act No. 12
21 February 2011 2011 Act No. 1
04 November 2011 2011 Act No. 36
02 March 2012 2010 Act No. 31
11 December 2012 2012 Act No. 43
21 December 2012 2012 Act No. 43
31 March 2013 2012 Act No. 16
03 May 2013 2013 Act No. 19
22 February 2014

prov exp 21 February 2014

19 June 2014 2014 Act No. 36

RA s 44A

01 October 2014 2014 Act No. 40
24 October 2014 2014 Act No. 47
22 July 2015 08 August 2018 2015 Act No. 8

revised version

20 November 2015 08 August 2018 2015 Act No. 28

revised version

06 December 2016 07 December 2016 2014 Act No. 64
01 March 2017 22 March 2017 2016 Act No. 63
03 July 2017 09 August 2017 2016 Act No. 27

List of Legislation

State Development and Public Works Organisation Act 1971 No. 55 (prev State and Regional Planning and Development, Public Works Organization and Environmental Control Act 1971)

date of assent 02 December 1971

commenced 1 January 1972 (proc pubd gaz 25 December 1971 p 2014)

Amending legislation

State and Regional Planning and Development, Public Works Organization and Environmental Control Act Amendment Act 1973 No. 26

date of assent 19 April 1973

commenced on date of assent

State and Regional Planning and Development, Public Works Organization and Environmental Control Act Amendment Act 1974 No. 60

date of assent 27 September 1974

commenced on date of assent

Limitation of Actions Act 1974 No. 75 s 4 sch

date of assent 01 November 1974

commenced 1 July 1975 (see s 2)

State and Regional Planning and Development, Public Works Organization and Environmental Control Act Amendment Act 1978 No. 62

date of assent 23 October 1978

commenced on date of assent

State Development and Public Works Organization Act and Other Acts Amendment Act 1979 No. 26 pts 1–2

date of assent 06 June 1979

commenced on date of assent

State Development and Public Works Organization Act Amendment Act 1981 No. 18

date of assent 24 April 1981

commenced on date of assent

Public Service Act 1996 No. 37 ss 1–2, 147 sch 2

date of assent 22 October 1996

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 1996 (1996 SL No. 361)

State Development and Public Works Organisation Amendment Act 1999 No. 32

date of assent 16 June 1999

commenced on date of assent

Trusts (Investments) Amendment Act 1999 No. 69 pt 1, s 7 sch

date of assent 06 December 1999

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 3 February 2000 (2000 SL No. 16)

Mental Health Act 2000 No. 16 ss 1–2, 590 sch 1 pt 2

date of assent 08 June 2000

ss 1–2, 590 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (1))

remaining provisions commenced 28 February 2002 (2002 SL No. 27)

Water Act 2000 No. 34 ss 1–2, 1145 sch 3

date of assent 13 September 2000

commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2))

Medical Practitioners Registration Act 2001 No. 7 ss 1–2, 302 sch 2

date of assent 11 May 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 March 2002 (2002 SL No. 30)

State Development and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2001 No. 46 pts 1, 7 s 30(2) sch 2

date of assent 28 June 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 30, 40, 41 (to the extent it ins ss 29PA–29PB) commenced 16 June 1999 (see s 2 (1))

remaining provisions commenced 28 June 2001 (2001 SL No. 101)

Discrimination Law Amendment Act 2002 No. 74 ss 1–2, 90 sch

date of assent 13 December 2002

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 90 commenced 31 March 2003 (2003 SL No. 51)

remaining provisions commenced 1 April 2003 (2003 SL No. 51)

Geothermal Exploration Act 2004 No. 12 ss 1–2, ch 8 pt 7

date of assent 31 May 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 25 March 2005 (2005 SL No. 43)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004 No. 53

date of assent 29 November 2004

commenced on date of assent

Wild Rivers Act 2005 No. 42 ss 1–2, 52 sch 1

date of assent 14 October 2005

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 2 December 2005 (2005 SL No. 287)

State Development and Public Works Organisation and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2005 No. 57 pts 1, 3

date of assent 28 November 2005

commenced on date of assent

Mineral Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 31 s 1, pt 6

date of assent 01 June 2006

commenced on date of assent

State Development and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 54 pts 1–2, s 2 sch

date of assent 07 December 2006

commenced on date of assent

Wild Rivers and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 59 ss 1, 85 sch

date of assent 07 December 2006

commenced on date of assent

Land Court and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2007 No. 39 ss 1–2, 41 sch

date of assent 29 August 2007

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 21 September 2007 (2007 SL No. 236)

South East Queensland Water (Restructuring) Act 2007 No. 58 s 1, pt 3 div 2

date of assent 16 November 2007

commenced on date of assent

Environmental Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2008 No. 52 ss 1–2, 98 sch 2

date of assent 23 October 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2009 (2008 SL No. 388)

Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2008 No. 75 s 1, pt 17

date of assent 11 December 2008

commenced on date of assent

Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2009 No. 3 s 1, ch 9 pt 23

date of assent 23 February 2009

commenced on date of assent

Financial Accountability Act 2009 No. 9 ss 1, 2(2), 136 sch 1

date of assent 28 May 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2009 (2009 SL No. 80)

Sustainable Planning Act 2009 No. 36 ss 1–2, 872 sch 2

date of assent 22 September 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 18 December 2009 (2009 SL No. 281)

Vegetation Management and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2009 No. 43 pt 1, s 63 sch

date of assent 03 November 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 8 October 2009 (see s 2)

Natural Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2010 No. 12 ss 1–2(1), pt 15

date of assent 26 March 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 7 May 2010 (2010 SL No. 78)

Geothermal Energy Act 2010 No. 31 ss 1–2(1), 585 sch 2 pt 4

date of assent 01 September 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 2 March 2012 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2) (2011 SL No. 156 s 2))

Queensland Reconstruction Authority Act 2011 No. 1 s 1, pt 12 div 7

date of assent 21 February 2011

commenced on date of assent

Building Boost Grant Act 2011 No. 36 s 1, pt 8, s 124 sch 1

date of assent 04 November 2011

commenced on date of assent

Environmental Protection (Greentape Reduction) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012 No. 16 pt 1, s 78 sch

date of assent 14 August 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 31 March 2013 (2013 SL No. 24)

Mines Legislation (Streamlining) Amendment Act 2012 No. 20 ss 1–2, 323 sch 3

date of assent 29 August 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 31 March 2013 immediately before the commencement of the provisions of the Environmental Protection (Greentape Reduction) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012 No. 16 commencing on that day (see 2013 SL No. 35 and 2013 SL No. 24) (amdt could not be given effect)

Economic Development Act 2012 No. 43 ss 1, 2(b), (d)(iii), ch 8 pt 6, s 325 sch 2

date of assent 11 December 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 284–285, 293, 295–299, 302, 306–307, 311, 315–316, 318, 319 (to the extent it ins s 192), 325 sch 2 amdts 1–8, 14–18, 24–30 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (b), (d) (iii))

remaining provisions commenced 21 December 2012 (2012 SL No. 257)

Queensland Rail Transit Authority Act 2013 No. 19 ss 1, 120 sch 1

date of assent 03 May 2013

commenced on date of assent

Sustainable Planning (Infrastructure Charges) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 36 pts 1, 3 div 2

date of assent 19 June 2014

commenced on date of assent (see s 2)

State Development, Infrastructure and Planning (Red Tape Reduction) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 40 chs 1, 2 pt 3, s 154 sch 1 pts 1–2

date of assent 15 August 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 October 2014 (2014 SL No. 209)

Water Reform and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 64 ss 1, 2(2), 254 sch 1

date of assent 26 September 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 5859, 64 (to the extent it ins new s 5AA(1)(b) and (4)), 64–137, 139, 171, 173, 175, 179, 185–186, 187(4), 188, 192, 193 (other than to the extent it om s 1014(2)(h)), 194, 201 (to the extent it ins ss 12501279, 1280A, 1281), 202(1) (to the extent it om defs cumulative management area, deferred aspect, domestic purposes, ecological outcome, environmental flow objective, environmental management rules, final report, full supply level, incoming owner, interim resource operations licence, interim water allocation, nominator, nominee, operator, process, relevant company, relevant dam, resource operations plan, seasonal water assignment notice, special agreement Act, sustainable management, underground water, underground water impact report, underground water rights, volumetric limit, water allocation, water allocation change rules, water allocation group, water allocation security objective, water monitoring authority, water resource plan, water sharing rules, water supply scheme and water year), (2) (to the extent it ins defs acknowledgement notice, affected person, Alcan agreement Act, aquifer, closing CMA tenure, CMA tenure, Comalco agreement Act, coordinated project, cumulative management area, dealing, designated watercourse, domestic purposes, element of a water allocation, environmental flow objective, environmental management rules, environmental outcome, final report, full supply level, incoming owner, interference, maximum rate, Mineral Resources Act, mining tenure, mining tenure holder, nominator, nominee, operations manual, Petroleum and Gas Act, plan area, process, relevant company, resource tenure, resource tenure holder, riverine protection permit, seasonal water assignment notice, special agreement Act, specified conditions (para (b)), statutory authorisation to take or interfere with water, underground water, underground water impact report, underground water rights, volumetric limit, water allocation, water allocation dealing, water allocation dealing rules, water allocation group, water allocation security objective, water entitlement notice, water management protocol, water monitoring authority, water plan, water planning instrument, water plan outcomes, water sharing rules, water supply scheme, water use plan, water year), (3)–(7), (9)–(21), s 254 sch 1, s 255 sch 2 comm 6 December 2016 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA(2)

Mineral and Energy Resources (Common Provisions) Act 2014 No. 47 ss 1–2 ch 9 pt 12

date of assent 05 December 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 24 October 2014 (2014 SL No. 237)

State Development and Public Works Organisation and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2015 No. 8 s 1, pt 2

date of assent 22 July 2015

commenced on date of assent

Sustainable Ports Development Act 2015 No. 28

date of assent 20 November 2015

commenced on date of assent

Planning (Consequential) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 27

date of assent 25 May 2016

ss 1–2 comm on date of assent

pts 2–69 comm 3 July 2017 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA(2))

Note—The Planning Act 2016 was renumbered in the first reprint—see 2016 Act No. 26 s 320A. Cross-references to the Planning Act 2016 have been updated to reflect the renumbering.

Industrial Relations Act 2016 No. 63

date of assent 09 December 2016

ch 1 pt 1 hdgs, ss 35, pts 2–3, chs 2–18, ch 19 pts 1–7, ss 11181124, 1126–1128, 1151, 1152 (to the extent it ins new s 289), ch 19 pts 9–10, schs 1–6 comm 1 March 2017 (2017 SL No. 24)

Plumbing and Drainage Act 2018 No. 17

date of assent 11 September 2018

pt 1 div 1 (other than ss 12), div 2, pts 27, pt 8 div 1, ss 159173, 174, pt 9 div 1, s 176F(2), pt 9 div 2, div 3 (other than ss 192A–192K, 193A–193G, 196(3)–(6)), div 4, sch 1, sch 2 (other than amdts of Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Act 2017) not yet proclaimed into force (see s 2(1))

Mineral and Energy Resources (Financial Provisioning) Act 2018 No. 30

date of assent 30 November 2018

pts 1 (other than ss 1–2), 2–8, sch 1 not yet proclaimed into force (see s 2)

Economic Development and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018

Table of renumbered provisions

under the Reprints Act 1992 s 43 as required by the State Development and Public Works Organisation Act 1971 s 122A

[Reprint No. 3]

Previous

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78

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80

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81

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82

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84

55A

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div 1A hdg

div 2 hdg

55B

86

55C

87

55D

88

55E

89

55F

90

55G

91

55H

92

55I

93

55J

94

55K

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55L

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div 2 hdg

div 3 hdg

56

99

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101

59

102

60

103

61

104

61(2A)

104(3)

61(2B)

104(4)

61(2C)

104(5)

61(3)

104(6)

62

105

63

106

63(2A)

106(3)

64

107

64(1A)

107(2)

64(2)

107(3)

div 3 hdg

div 4 hdg

65

108

66

109

67

110

68

111

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112

div 4 hdg

div 5 hdg

70

113

70(3A)

113(4)

70(4)

113(5)

70(5)

113(6)

70(6)

113(7)

70A

114

71

115

72

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117

73(1A)

117(2)

73(2)

117(3)

74

118

74(2A)

118(3)

74(3)

118(4)

74(4)

118(5)

74A

119

75

120

75(1A)

120(2)

75(2)

120(3)

76

121

77

122

77(3A)

122(4)

77(4)

122(5)

77(5)

122(6)

77A

123

77B

124

div 5 hdg

div 6 hdg

78

125

78(1A)

125(2)

78(1B)

125(3)

78(1C)

125(4)

78(1D)

125(5)

78(1E)

125(6)

78(1F)

125(7)

78(1G)

125(8)

78(2)

125(9)

78(2A)

125(10)

78(2B)

125(11)

78(2C)

125(12)

78(3)

125(13)

78(4)

125(14)

78(5)

125(15)

78A

126

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140(2)

91(1B)

140(3)

91(2)

140(4)

div 6 hdg

div 7 hdg

91A

141

91B

142

91C

143

91D

144

91E

145

91F

146

91G

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91H

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91I

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91J

150

91K

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91L

152

91M

153

92

154

93

155

94

156

95

157

102

158

103

159

104

160

105

161

105(1A)

161(2)

105(2)

161(3)

106

162

106(1A)

162(2)

106(2)

162(3)

107

163

107(2A)

163(3)

107(3)

163(4)

108

164

109

165

111

166

112

167

112(2)(b)

167(2)(a)

112(2)(c)

167(2)(b)

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176

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