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Environmental licences and permits

Apply, renew or register using Connect

Connect is the department's digital platform for online services and transactions.

Coastal development

Information about approvals required for development works in costal areas.

Contaminated land

Find out what permits are required for compliance, disposal and development activites.

Development application process

Development assessment processes may vary depending on the type of development works and activities.

Environmentally relevant activities

There are different types of environmentally relevant activities (ERAs) that may require a licence or permit.

Heritage places

Read about development applications and exemptions required for places on the Queensland Heritage Register.

Plants and animals

The licensing system helps protect native wildlife from over exploitation and the impacts of exotic species. 

Waste management for business

Read about the requirements for transporting waste and environmentally relevant activities involving waste disposal and recovery.

Last updated
27 July 2018