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We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with publishing recent updates to the Local Laws Database. The Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs is working to have these issues addressed as soon as possible and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

In the meantime, please contact your local council if you have any enquiries about the accuracy or status of the local laws currently published the Department’s Local Laws Database.

Queensland local governments have adopted a diverse range of local laws to assist them to govern their respective areas.

The Department maintains a database of local laws enacted by councils across Queensland.

You must accept the disclaimer and copyright notices below to enter the online database.


The material presented on this site is provided by the Queensland Government for information purposes only.

Users should note that the electronic versions of local laws on this site are not recognised as the official or authorised version of the local laws. The electronic versions are made available on the basis that users remain responsible for satisfying themselves as to their accuracy, completeness and currency.

The Queensland Government expressly disclaims all liability (including but not limited to liability for negligence) for errors and omissions of any kind whatsoever or for any loss (including direct and indirect losses), damage or other consequence which may arise from a user's access to, reliance on, use of or inability to use the site.

Certified copies of local laws are available from the respective local governments.


The local laws reproduced on this site are protected by copyright. A user may download, store in a cache, display print and copy the material in unaltered form only. A user may not transmit, distribute or commercialise the material without the permission of the local government to which the local law relates.

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Last updated: Monday, Nov 30, 2020