Key details

The Woolloongabba Priority Development Area (PDA) is located in the suburb of Woolloongabba, two kilometres south of Brisbane's CBD.

The 10 hectare site is between Vulture Street to the north, Stanley Street to the south, Allen Street to the west and Main Street to the east.

The PDA was declared on 23 April 2010.

Development scheme

The development scheme is the regulatory document which assists with planning, carrying out, promoting, coordinating and controlling land development within the PDA. 

The Woolloongabba PDA Development Scheme commenced on 15 April 2011.

Download the Woolloongabba PDA Development Scheme (PDF icon 11.1 MB)

Note: Amendments to the Economic Development Act 2012 have changed the interpretation of PDA exempt and PDA self-assessable development. More information

Development assessment

Economic Development Queensland (EDQ) assesses development applications for this PDA.

All development applications are assessed against the development scheme.


Funding and building infrastructure is key to facilitating development within PDAs and is outlined in the Infrastructure Funding Framework.

Woolloongabba PDA boundary map