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Roma Street Cross River Rail

Notice of approval of the Roma Street Cross River Rail Priority Development Area Development Scheme

Under section 63 of the Economic Development Act 2012 (Act) the Minister for Economic Development Queensland gives notice that the Roma Street Cross River Rail PDA Development Scheme has been approved and is in effect as of 30 July 2021.

Development applications within the Roma Street Cross River Rail PDA will now be assessed against the Roma Street Cross River Rail PDA Development Scheme.

Questions regarding the Roma Street Cross River Rail PDA Development Scheme can be directed to the Cross River Rail Development Authority via:

Key details

The Roma Street Cross River Rail (CRR) Priority Development Area (PDA) is approximately 32 hectares and is located on the outer edge of Brisbane’s city centre. The PDA facilitates development surrounding the Roma Street Cross River Rail station.

The PDA includes state-owned land holdings, state transport corridors and roads, and other land in and around the Roma Street Cross River Rail station.

The PDA provides the opportunity to reconnect the area with the city centre, Spring Hill and Petrie Terrace, and with the Brisbane River and Kurilpa Bridge.

The Roma Street Cross River Rail (CRR) Priority Development Area (PDA) was declared on 13 December 2019 at the request of the Cross River Rail Delivery Authority.

Development scheme

The Roma Street PDA Development Scheme (PDF icon 28 MB) is the regulatory document which assists with planning, carrying out, promoting, coordinating and controlling development within the PDA.

The development scheme came into effect on 30 July 2021.

The Proposed Roma Street CRR PDA Development Scheme (PDF icon 24.7 MB) was available for public comment between 18 February to 1 April 2021. The Roma Street CRR PDA Submission Report (PDF icon 3.1 MB) summarises the submissions made during the submission period and how these submissions were considered in the making of the development scheme.

Development assessment

The Cross River Rail Delivery Authority assesses development applications for this PDA.

All development applications are assessed against the Roma Street Cross River Rail PDA development scheme.

Infrastructure

Funding and building infrastructure is key to facilitating development within PDAs.

The Roma Street Cross River Rail PDA Development Charges and Offset Plan (DCOP) (PDF icon 6.9 MB) accompanies the PDA development scheme. It identifies relevant development charges, how these charges are calculated, levied and administered, and the trunk infrastructure required to service the PDA.

You can also view the Roma Street Cross River Rail PDA Infrastructure Plan and Background Report (PDF icon 6.9 MB).

Roma Street CRR PDA regulatory map

Download the Roma Street CRR PDA regulatory map (PDF icon 221 KB).

Roma Street CRR PDA boundary map

Cross River Rail project

For further information on the CRR project please contact the Cross River Rail Delivery Authority or visit their website.

Last updated: Monday, Aug 9, 2021