Have Your Say

The City Centre Strategy is now available to the public in conjunction with the public consultation period of the Draft Mackay Region Planning Scheme.

A submission regarding the Mackay City Center Local Plan must focus on the relevant content of the Draft Mackay Region Planning Scheme (being the Mackay City Centre Local Plan) and be submitted during the draft planning scheme consultation period.

Anyone can make a written submission, however, for it to be considered the submission must be a properly made submission in accordance with the Sustainable Planning Act 2009. A properly made submission must include:

  • your name, address (personal or business), contact details and signature (signatures are not required for email submissions). If you are preparing a petition style submission you must include the details for each submitter.
  • what aspects of the plan you support and/or oppose and why

You must submit your comments in writing, either by email, fax or letter from Friday, May 10, 2013 to 5pm Friday, July 19, 2013.

  • email to strategic.planning@mackay.qld.gov.au
  • mail to
    Mackay Regional Council
    Attention: Strategic Planning
    PO Box 41
    Mackay, QLD 4740
  • fax to (07) 4944 2400
  • in person at council’s customer service centres in Mackay, Mirani and Sarina, council’s Development Service office (42 Wellington Street) and at council's library branches (Mackay City Library, Gordon White Library, Sarina Library, Walkerston Library and Mirani Library).

If you have any questions in regards to making a submission please contact council’s Duty Planner on 1300 MACKAY (622 529).