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​​​Community invited to review Port of Bundaberg Statement of Proposal

​3 NOVEMBER 2017

Gladstone Ports Corporation (GPC) is preparing a new Land Use Plan (LUP) for the Port of Bundaberg and the Statement of Proposal is currently out for public comment.

Under the Transport Infrastructure Act 1994 GPC is required to prepare and release a Statement of Proposal when making or amending land use plans.

The Statement of Proposal identifies matters GPC anticipates the LUP will address, states how GPC intends to handle these matters and provides the opportunity for a range of stakeholders and interest groups to provide comment to GPC to assist in the development of the LUP.

GPC will consider all comments and feedback to ensure the LUP addresses the concerns and interests of the stakeholder groups, including the community and State Government.

The Statement of Proposal is available on the Strategy and Planning page​ and at GPC’s Port of Bundaberg office.

GPC encourages the community to review the document and provide submissions on the Statement of Proposal, details of how to make a submission are included in section 6.2 of the Statement of Proposal.

Public comment will close on 12th January 2018.