Legislation

The planning and development system is underpinned by legislation, including an Act and supporting Regulations.

PDI Act 2016

This Act establishes our planning and development system and provides for infrastructure planning.

User guide to the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2006

This guide is intended to provide a detailed outline of the key features of the new planning system created by the PDI Act.

PDI (Accredited Professionals) Regulations 2019

These Regulations set out requirements for the Accredited Professional Scheme under the PDI Act.

PDI (Fees, Charges and Contributions) Regulations 2019

These Regulations set out fees, charges and contributions required across the planning system.

PDI (General) Regulations 2017

These Regulations set out requirements for the new development assessment framework under the PDI Act.

PDI (Planning Agreements) Regulations 2020

These Regulations set out how groups of councils can enter into planning agreements with the Minister.

PDI (Swimming Pool Safety) Regulations 2019

These Regulations set out safety feature requirements for swimming pools constructed under the PDI Act.

PDI (Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2017

These Regulations set out requirements to implement the various stages of the PDI Act.