Proposed changes to local heritage places and character areas
UPDATE: The public submissions period for the proposed amendment has now closed. The latest details of the proposed amendment can be obtained on council's Public Consultation on Proposed Planning Scheme Amendments page.
Council is proposing an amendment to the Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 and Planning Scheme Policies, relating to Historic Cultural Heritage (including local heritage places and character areas).
Details of the proposed amendment (including a range of information sheets that provide an overview of the proposals) are published on council’s Have Your Say Historic Cultural Heritage page. The public submissions period for the proposed amendment closes on Monday 16 September 2019 at 4.30pm.
Sunshine Coast Heritage Plan 2015-2020
The Sunshine Coast Heritage Plan 2015-2020 provides council with a framework to guide the identification, protection, conservation and management of the region’s heritage. The Plan will ensure that council effectively manages and conserves the region’s heritage assets.
Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014
The Sunshine Coast Planning Scheme 2014 refers to cultural heritage in Schedule 6.
- SC6.10 Planning Scheme policy for heritage and character areas overlay code with Appendix SC6.10A (local heritage places list) [1540KB]
Sunshine Coast Council Corporate Plan 2014-2019
The Sunshine Coast Council Corporate Plan 2014-2019 [3613KB] refers to cultural heritage in various sections.
Art and Heritage Collections Policy
The Art and Heritage Collections Policy outlines the framework and principles that guide the development, management, accessibility and appreciation of council’s art and heritage collections - including Art, Public Art and Cultural Heritage Collections – while ensuring the long-term safety, relevance and sustainability of art and cultural collections in council’s care.
The Heritage Policy outlines cultural heritage and administrative principles that provide direction for allocation of the Heritage Levy (HL) revenue towards endorsed projects and programs in an effective, open and accountable way.