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Legislation and local laws for local government and Indigenous councils in Queensland.

A - Z listing

Scan an alphabetical list of laws relating to Queensland's local government.

Legislation for local government

Information regarding the Local Government Act 2009, City of Brisbane Act 2010 and associated regulations, operational from 1 July 2010.

Information regarding the Local Government Electoral Act 2011, which commenced on 1 September 2011.

Local government legislative reform

Legislation currently being reviewed including:

Local laws

A local law is a law adopted by a council that reflects community needs and ensures the good rule and government of the area.

Managing cats and dogs

Legislation providing a consistent statewide approach for responsible pet owners and the management of dangerous dogs.

Regulated dogs

Information about regulated dogs under the Animal Management (Cats and Dogs) Act 2008.