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CSG resources for landholders

The links to fact sheets below contain more detailed information for landholders about the management of coal seam gas (CSG) activities in Queensland.

CSG water management

Cumulative management areas

  • Cumulative management areas explains the process and implications for petroleum and gas tenure holders and bore owners in a cumulative management area.
  • Surat cumulative management area details the Department of Environment and Science's declaration of the Surat cumulative management area. A detailed map of the Surat cumulative management area is also included.

Environmental assessment

Hydraulic fracturing

Regional Planning Interests Act 2014

  • The Regional Planning Interests Act 2014 identifies and protects areas of Queensland that are of regional interest, including Priority Agricultural Areas, the Strategic Cropping Area, Strategic Environmental Areas and Priority Living Areas. The Act manages the impact of resource activities and other regulated activities in areas of regional interest. A regional interests development approval (RIDA) may be required where a resource is proposed in an area of regional interest. Find out more about applying for a RIDA.

Reporting CSG concerns

If you have any concerns about CSG operations, you can contact us with your resource enquiry or complaint.

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