Minister: Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development
Agency: Department of Environment and Science

Minister: Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts
Agency: Department of Environment and Science


Coastal Protection and Management Act 1995 No. 41

Effective Date Publication Date Amendments Included Notes
01 February 1996 02 February 1996
30 March 1998 17 July 1998 1998 Act No. 13
29 November 1999 09 December 1999 1999 Act No. 59
20 October 2003 2001 Act No. 93
01 December 2003 1994 Act No. 8(amd 2003 Act No. 54)
19 December 2003 2003 Act No. 96
16 April 2004 2003 Act No. 79
04 October 2004 2003 Act No. 64(amd 2004 Act No. 20)
17 December 2004 2004 Act No. 48
31 December 2004 2004 Act No. 25
01 January 2005 2004 Act No. 37
01 July 2005 2004 Act No. 48
18 November 2005 2005 Act No. 53
02 December 2005 2005 Act No. 42
01 January 2006 2005 Act No. 53
30 March 2006 2006 Act No. 11
31 August 2006 2004 Act No. 31
07 December 2006 2006 Act No. 59
29 August 2007 2007 Act No. 36
09 November 2007 2007 Act No. 56
15 March 2008 2007 Act No. 59
13 June 2008 2007 Act No. 56
01 January 2009 2008 Act No. 52
23 February 2009 2009 Act No. 3
18 December 2009 2009 Act No. 36
07 May 2010 2010 Act No. 12
23 May 2010 2010 Act No. 19
01 July 2010 2009 Act No. 17
04 April 2011 2011 Act No. 6
05 May 2011 2011 Act No. 6
03 February 2012 2011 Act No. 6
17 February 2012 2012 Act No. 3
02 March 2012 2010 Act No. 31
12 November 2012 2012 Act No. 25
22 November 2012 2012 Act No. 34
01 February 2013 2012 Act No. 43
14 March 2013 2013 Act No. 6
31 March 2013 2012 Act No. 16
28 May 2014 2014 Act No. 33
01 October 2014 2014 Act No. 40
07 November 2014 2014 Act No. 59

RA s 35

11 September 2015 27 October 2016 2014 Act No. 64
03 July 2017 30 June 2017 2016 Act No. 27(amd 2017 Act No. 12)

RA s 27

11 April 2019 31 July 2019 2019 Act No. 11

Coastal Protection and Management Act 1995 No. 41

date of assent 09 November 1995

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 February 1996 (1996 SL No. 8)

Transport Infrastructure Act 1994 No. 8 s 200A(3) sch 2B (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 07 March 1994

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 15 April 1994 (1994 SL No. 128)

Amending legislation

Transport Infrastructure and Another Act Amendment Act 2003 No. 54 ss 1–2, 34, 39 (amends 1994 No. 8 above)

date of assent 18 September 2003

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2003 (2003 SL No. 294)

Building and Integrated Planning Amendment Act 1998 No. 13 ss 1, 2(3), 191 sch

date of assent 23 March 1998

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 30 March 1998 (1998 SL No. 55)

Local Government and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 1999 No. 59 ss 1, 2(7) pt 4

date of assent 29 November 1999

commenced on date of assent

Coastal Protection and Management and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2001 No. 93 pts 1–2, s 24 sch (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 10 December 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 20 October 2003 (2003 SL No. 202)

Amending legislation

Integrated Planning and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2003 No. 64 ss 1, 2(3)(b), 116–118, 120 (amends 2001 No. 93 above)

date of assent 16 October 2003

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (3) (b))

Beach Protection Legislation Amendment Act 2003 No. 65 pts 1, 3 (amends 2001 No. 93 above)

date of assent 17 October 2003

commenced on date of assent

Integrated Planning and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2003 No. 64 ss 1, 2(4), pt 4 (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 16 October 2003

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 4 October 2004 (2004 SL No. 199)

Amending legislation

Integrated Planning and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2004 No. 20 ss 1–2, 33, 35 (amends 2003 No. 64 above)

date of assent 03 September 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 17 September 2004 (2004 SL No. 191)

Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Act 2003 No. 79 ss 1–2, 170 sch 1

date of assent 06 November 2003

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 16 April 2004 (2004 SL No. 36)

Environmental Legislation Amendment Act 2003 No. 96 pt 1, s 28 sch

date of assent 03 December 2003

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 19 December 2003 (2003 SL No. 363)

Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004 No. 25 ss 1, 2(2), 946–947 (prev ss 886–887)

date of assent 12 October 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 31 December 2004 (2004 SL No. 308)

Marine Parks Act 2004 No. 31 ss 1, 2(2), 170–172

date of assent 12 October 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 31 August 2006 (2006 SL No. 225)

Local Government (Community Government Areas) Act 2004 No. 37 ss 1–2, 86 sch 1

date of assent 27 October 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2005 (2004 SL No. 266)

Environmental Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2004 No. 48 pts 1–2

date of assent 18 November 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 18 commenced 1 July 2005 (2005 SL No. 150)

remaining provisions commenced 17 December 2004 (2004 SL No. 315)

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)

Environmental Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2005 No. 53 pts 1, 3, s 159 sch

date of assent 18 November 2005

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 8 commenced 1 January 2006 (2005 SL No. 318)

remaining provisions commenced on date of assent

Integrated Planning and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 11 s 1, pt 4

date of assent 30 March 2006

commenced on date of assent

Wild Rivers and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 59 pts 1, 4, s 85 sch

date of assent 07 December 2006

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2007 No. 36

date of assent 29 August 2007

commenced on date of assent

Environmental Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2007 No. 56 pts 1–2

date of assent 09 November 2007

s 4 commenced 13 June 2008 (2008 SL No. 161)

remaining provisions commenced on date of assent

Local Government and Other Legislation (Indigenous Regional Councils) Amendment Act 2007 No. 59 ss 1–2, 152 sch

date of assent 22 November 2007

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 15 March 2008 (2007 SL No. 336)

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)

Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2009 No. 3 s 1, ch 9 pt 2

date of assent 23 February 2009

commenced on date of assent

Local Government Act 2009 No. 17 ss 1, 2(4), 331 sch 1

date of assent 12 June 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2010 (2010 SL No. 122)

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)

Natural Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2010 No. 12 ss 1, 2(1), pt 4

date of assent 26 March 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

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

Transport and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2010 No. 19 s 1, ch 2 pt 2

date of assent 23 May 2010

commenced on date of assent

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))

Environmental Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2011 No. 6 ss 1, 2(a), (b), (c), pt 3

date of assent 04 April 2011

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 14–18, 41 commenced 3 February 2012 (2012 SL No. 1)

ss 8–13, 21, 24 (1), 33–40, 52, 54–55, 56 (to the extent it ins ss 196–198, 200–201), 57(1), 57(2) (to the extent it ins defs administrative amendment, coastal hazard, coastal plan, coastal zone map, Planning Minister) commenced 5 May 2011 (2011 SL No. 50)

remaining provisions commenced on date of assent

Sustainable Planning and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012 No. 3 s 1, pt 4

date of assent 17 February 2012

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)

Fiscal Repair Amendment Act 2012 No. 25 ss 1, 2(6)(b), 195 sch

date of assent 21 September 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 12 November 2012 (2012 SL No. 192)

Sustainable Planning and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2012 No. 34 s 1, pt 3

date of assent 22 November 2012

commenced on date of assent

Economic Development Act 2012 No. 43 ss 1–2, 221 sch 1

date of assent 11 December 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 February 2013 (2013 SL No. 1)

Waste Reduction and Recycling and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 6 s 1, pt 2, s 50 sch

date of assent 14 March 2013

commenced on date of assent

Environmental Offsets Act 2014 No. 33 pts 1, 14, s 149 sch 1

date of assent 28 May 2014

commenced on date of assent

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

Environmental Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 59 s 1, pt 3

date of assent 07 November 2014

commenced on date of assent

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

date of assent 05 December 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 11 September 2015 (2015 SL No. 122) (previous proclamation 2014 SL No. 333 item 2 was amd (2015 SL No. 2))

Planning (Consequential) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 27  (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

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.

Economic Development and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2019 No. 11

date of assent 11 April 2019

pts 1–2, pt 4–5, 6 divs 1–2, 7 divs 1–2, 8–9, 11, 13, 14 divs 1–2, 15–20, sch 1 pt 1 comm on date of assent

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Coastal Protection and Management Act 1995

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