Skip to main content
Port of Townsville - Land Use Plan

Page last updated on 10-09-2021.

Port of Townsville - Land Use Plan

The Port has commenced the preparation of a new Land Use Plan for the Port of Townsville.

As part of this process, the Port has developed a Statement of Proposal document as the initial step in this process. The Statement of Proposal is primarily a consultation tool that provides the opportunity for the community to gain a clear understanding of the major issues and challenges within and surrounding the Port area. The public notification of the Statement of Proposal allows individuals, organisations and companies to make a meaningful contribution towards determining how the Land Use Plan will respond to those issues and challenges.

The Statement of Proposal public consultation period was from 15 July 2021 to 9 September 2021 and has now closed. 

All submissions made in response to the Statement of Proposal received during the consultation period will be considered by the Port before commencing preparation of the draft Land Use Plan. Once the draft Land Use Plan has been prepared this will be publicly advertised and further consultation undertaken.

Port of Townsville - Statement of Proposal

All comments should be directed to:

Manager Environment and Planning
Port of Townsville Limited
PO Box 1031

P: 07 4781 1500

Any written submission or comment on the Statement of Proposal must:

  • be written and, signed by each person who is making the submission;
  • include the full name and address of each person who made the submission;
  • clearly outline the concerns, support or comments being made on the Statement of Proposal; and
  • be received by the Port no later than 5:00pm on 9th September 2021.