Local Laws

Under the Local Government Act, Quilpie Council has the authority to create and enforce local laws and council policies.

Local laws and council policies cover areas such as:

  • Signage
  • Food hygiene
  • Footpath dining
  • Building
  • Keeping pets
  • Permits and licences

A full list of council’s local laws and subordinate local laws are as follows:

  • Local Law 01-Administration 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.01 – Alteration or Improvement to Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.02 – Commercial Use of Local Government Controlled Areas
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.03 – Establishment or Occupation of a Temporary Home 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.04 – Installation of Advertising Devices 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.05 – Keeping of Animals 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.06 – Operation of Camping Grounds 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.07 – Operation of Cane Railways
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.08 – Operation of Caravan Parks
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.09 – Operation of Cemeteries 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.10 – Operation of Public Swimming Pools 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.11 – Operation of Shared Facility Accommodation 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.12 – Operation of Temporary Entertainment Events 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.13 – Undertaking Regulated Activities Regarding Human Remains 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.14 – Undertaking Regulated Activities on Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.15 – Carrying out Works on a Road or Interfering with a Road or its Operations
    • Subordinate Local Law 01.16 – Depasturage of Animals on Town Reserve 2012
  • Local Law 02 – Animal Management 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 02 – Animal Management 2012
  • Local Law 03 – Community and Environmental Management 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 03 – Community and Environmental Management 2012
  • Local Law 04 – Local Government Controlled Areas, Facilities and Roads) 2012
    • Subordinate Local Law 04 – Local Government Controlled Areas, Facilities and Roads
  • Local Law 05 – Aerodromes 2012

 If you would like to view a copy of any of the Local Laws or Subordinate Local Laws you can download them from the Department of Local Government database or email us at admin@quilpie.qld.gov.au and we will email or post you a copy.