Our city is one of the fastest growing in Australia. It is important we make sure that as the city grows, we plan, build and maintain trunk infrastructure the community needs such as:
We provide this infrastructure through our programs as well as requiring property developers to contribute, for example, by providing roads and paths as part of their development approvals.
Our Local Government Infrastructure Plan (LGIP) shows our vision for delivering trunk infrastructure to meet the needs of our growing city. The LGIP includes:
This video explains how our LGIP works.
On 23 May 2023 Council adopted an amendment to the LGIP to service growth predicted over the next 21 years. The LGIP amendment is part of our City Plan and commenced on 4 July 2023. You can access the LGIP via the following links:
City Plan, Part 4 Local government infrastructure plan shows planning assumptions and standards of trunk infrastructure service we want to deliver.
City Plan, Schedule 3 Local government infrastructure plan mapping and supporting material shows predicted growth, trunk infrastructure demand, schedules and costs.
City Plan interactive mapping – LGIP shows what trunk infrastructure we are planning, where and when.
Schedule of works model(XLSX, 9MB)
The schedule of works model lists the major infrastructure we need to service growth, along with its estimated cost and timing.
The following documents provided supporting information including background studies and reports when preparing the LGIP.
Strategic Infrastructure team on 07 5582 8229 or email at StrategicInfrastructure@goldcoast.qld.gov.au