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Our priorities

What our priorities are

The department’s priorities are drawn from the ministerial charter letter and are set out in our strategic plan. Strategic plans have a four-year horizon and are reviewed annually to ensure they continue to reflect government priorities and the macro environment.

The department uses the strategic plan to guide its annual operational planning and program of work.

We are also committed to managing our impact on the environment through waste reduction and recycling activities and initiatives (PDF, 648 KB).

Performance reporting

We are committed to accountable and transparent governance and to continuous performance improvement. We report on our performance against our strategic objectives in a number of ways to grow confidence in government service delivery.

  • Annual report: provides information about the department, how it is governed and its activities, performance and future direction, as well as its financial performance.
    *For 2019–20 annual reports relevant to this department please refer to the reports for the Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs and the Department of State Development, Tourism and Innovation.
  • Regulator Performance Framework performance report: provides information about how the regulatory activities performed by the Office of the Coordinator General and Economic Development Queensland impact business, particularly small business
  • Reporting against the Service Delivery measures set out in the annual Queensland budget’s Service Delivery Statements.

*Recent changes to our department

As part of machinery of government changes, effective 12 November 2020, the former Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs was renamed the Department of State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning (DSDILGP).

The following functions were transferred to DSDILGP: the state development functions were transferred from the former Department of State Development, Tourism and Innovation and the infrastructure and planning functions were transferred from Queensland Treasury.

Some content and publications within this website may refer to these former departments.

Last updated: 09 Nov 2021