Apply to claim an Infrastructure Offset

You can use this form to apply to Economic Development Queensland to claim either a provisional or a final Infrastructure offset for the following Priority Development Areas:

Herston , Greater Flagstone , Queen’s Wharf Brisbane, and Bowen Hills.

Provisional offset relates to estimated costs (construction has not commenced), and final offset  relates to actual costs (construction has been completed). If you want to apply for an offset in another priority development area, please contact EDQ’s Infrastructure team on

You can make a provisional application, if you have an approved concept design, (Functional Civil and Landscape Layout) related to trunk infrastructure, approved as part of a Material Change of Use and/or Reconfiguring a Lot development application. To make a final application, you will need to upload and attach Approved Operational Works Civil, Electrical and Landscape drawings.

You can make a claim when:

  • You have received a Decision Notice for your development and have been conditioned to provide trunk/ offsettable infrastructure for the Transport, Water Supply, Sewer,Parks, Community Facility networks, or
  • You are providing implementation works/ strategies in accordance with an agreed Implementation Plan and/ or other works as may be agreed by the Minister for Economic Development Queensland (MEDQ)

This form must be completed in conjunction with the relevant EDQ Offset policy. This includes the relevant Infrastructure Funding Framework Crediting and Offset Arrangements (IFFCOA), Infrastructure Charges Offset Plan (ICOP) and Development Charges Offset Plans (DCOP).

The value of your cost estimates in this application must be based on approved plans and verified by a Quantity Surveyor or Registered Professional Engineer (RPE) before submitting your claim.

Before you start, check if you meet eligibility criteria described in the Provisional Offset and/or Final (Actual) Offset Application Checklists.

In order for your application to be processed, all required supporting documents must be provided. 

To print this form, open the file menu in your browser, and select Print, or press the keys ctrl+p. You'll need to first print the first page of the form, then the second page of the form.

1.0 Application details