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Notice of minor administrative amendment (Amendment 2) of the Fitzgibbon Urban Development Area (UDA) Development Scheme

Under section 69 of the Economic Development Act 2012 (Act) the Minister for Economic Development Queensland gives notice that the Fitzgibbon Urban Development Area (UDA) Development Scheme has been amended.

The scope of the amendment is explained in Schedule 3 of the development scheme and constitutes a minor administrative amendment under section 66 of the Act.

The amendment took effect on 3 December 2021.

PDA development applications over land in the Fitzgibbon UDA are now assessed against the Fitzgibbon UDA Development Scheme, effective 24 July 2009, last amended 29 July 2011.

Questions regarding the amended scheme can be directed to Economic Development Queensland via:

Phone: 07 3452 7880
Post: Economic Development Queensland, GPO Box 2202, Brisbane, 4001

Key details

The Fitzgibbon Priority Development Area (PDA) has been developed into a residential community that includes significant bushland area and open space, while being close to transport networks.

It covers 295 hectares in the northern suburbs of Fitzgibbon, Carseldine, Bald Hills, Taigum and Deagon.

It is located 12 kilometres from the Brisbane CBD.

The Fitzgibbon PDA was declared on 25 July 2008.

Development scheme

The development scheme is the regulatory document which assists with planning, carrying out, promoting, coordinating and controlling land development within the PDA.

The Fitzgibbon Priority Development Area Development Scheme ( 24.9 MB) commenced on 24 July 2009 and was amended on 3 December 2021 ( 30.1 KB).

Note: Amendments to the Economic Development Act 2012 have changed the interpretation of PDA exempt and PDA self-assessable development. More information

Development assessment

Economic Development Queensland (EDQ) assesses development applications for this PDA.

All development applications are assessed against the development scheme.


Funding and building infrastructure is key to facilitating development within PDAs and is outlined in the Infrastructure Funding Framework.

Development project

The Carseldine Village renewal was announced on 9 October 2016.

Visit Have your say for further information about the Carseldine Village renewal project.

Fitzgibbon PDA regulatory map

Download the Fitzgibbon PDA regulatory map (PDF icon 987 KB).

Fitzgibbon PDA boundary map

Last updated: 07 Dec 2021