Application forms

    Before selecting or completing any application forms, it is strongly recommended that you read all of the licensing information for environmentally relevant activities on the Business Queensland website.

    * To download a form in Microsoft Word format, either:

    • Left-click on the hyperlink, then Save this file to disk; or
    • Right-click on the hyperlink, Save Target As… and then save.

    Development approvals—Planning Act 2016

    The DA Form 1 – Development application details is available from the Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning or any local government.

    An application for a development approval for a material change of use for a concurrence ERA will be considered to be an application for an environmental authority for the ERA. The development approval application must include the Development application Form 1 - Application details—attachment for an application for an environmental authority—ESR/2015/1791 (formerly EM941) (DOCX, 152.6KB) .

    Environmental authorities—Environmental Protection Act 1994

    You can apply for a new EA for a prescribed environmentally relevant activity online through Connect.

    Alternatively, you can apply using the standard, variation or site-specific application forms, which are available by emailing , or phoning 1300 132 372 and selecting option 4.

    Additional information can be found on the Business Queensland website—including the forms and fee finder (an easy-to-use tool which gives your business a customised report including the forms and fees for an application).

    Other Environmental Protection Act 1994 approvals

    PART A form must accompany any Part B form

    Other forms - Part A form not required

    Environmental nuisance or incident complaint form