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Advance Queensland 10-Year Roadmap for the Screen Industry consultation paper
Queensland has a strong and growing domestic screen production sector supported by a highly-skilled workforce and producing high quality, culturally valuable content across a range of screen platforms. In recent years, Queensland Government investment in world-class infrastructure and the attraction of international blockbusters to the state has further strengthened and developed the industry. The

Queensland Government response to Queensland Productivity Commission Final Report on Manufacturing in Queensland
In September 2016, the then Treasurer, as the responsible minister, directed the Queensland Productivity Commission (QPC) to conduct an inquiry into Queensland manufacturing with the objective of developing policy options to improve the productivity and competitiveness of the sector. QPC issued its Final Report on Manufacturing in Queensland to the then Treasurer in October 2017. The final report

Agriculture and Food Research Development and Extension 10 Year Roadmap and Action Plan
Under the Food and Fibre Plan for agriculture the Government committed to develop a 10-year research and development (R&D) blueprint for agriculture and food to enhance scientific collaboration within the State, ensure R&D is aligned with emerging opportunities and seek new and imaginative ways to attract new funds. A Discussion Paper released in June 2017 was the subject of extensive consultation

Queensland Drones Strategy
The Queensland Government recognises the potential for economic growth and jobs creation arising from the global drone industry. Queensland has an established industry presence in the use, design and manufacture of drones. More than 30 per cent of Australia’s growing drone industry is located in Queensland. It is expected that almost three million drones will be produced in 2017, a 39 per cent inc

Advance Queensland Screen Industry 10-year Roadmap and Action Plan
Queensland has a strong and growing domestic screen industry with an increasing international presence. This is supported by a high level of creative and technical expertise, the production of rich content across a range of genres and platforms, and investment in world-class infrastructure. A consultation draft of the Advance Queensland 10-Year Roadmap for the Screen Industry (the Roadmap) was rel

Queensland Defence Industries and Queensland Aerospace Roadmaps and Action Plans
Growing Queensland’s biofutures; advanced manufacturing; defence; aerospace; biomedical; and mining equipment, technology and services sectors is a priority for the Queensland Government. These sectors have global growth potential and present a significant opportunity to advance Queensland’s economic prosperity. The Queensland Defence Industries 10-Year Roadmap and Action Plan and the Queensland

Implementing a Queensland Waste Disposal Levy
On 20 March 2018, the Queensland Government announced it would develop a comprehensive waste and recycling strategy for Queensland underpinned by a waste disposal levy. The strategy is being developed following the investigation into the transport of waste into Queensland, led by Justice Peter Lyons QC, completed in 2017. A Directions Paper has been developed that outlines the directions for Queen

Appointments to Defence Industry Advisory Council and North and South Queensland Advisory Boards
The Queensland Defence Industries 10-Year Roadmap and Action Plan establishes a clear vision for the industry, and strategies for accelerating the pace of growth, unlocking new opportunities, and creating the high-value, knowledge-based jobs for tomorrow. A priority in the roadmap is to establish the North Queensland Defence Advisory Board to identify industry sector needs and supply chain opportu

Creating Queensland's Future - 10-Year Roadmap for the arts cultural and creative sector - discussion paper
The Creating Queensland’s Future: 10-Year Roadmap for the arts, cultural and creative sector discussion paper (Roadmap discussion paper) supports the development of the Queensland Government’s long-term vision and action plan for Queensland’s arts, cultural and creative sector. The Roadmap discussion paper proposes a draft vision for the sector: Queensland’s unique and innovative arts, cultural an

Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement - regulation of industrial cannabis
The Department of Agriculture and Fisheries is responsible for managing the licensing framework for the commercial production of industrial cannabis in accordance with part 5B of the Drugs Misuse Act 1986. Industrial cannabis (hemp) contains low levels of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the main psychoactive component of cannabis. Part 5B of the Drugs Misuse Act 1986 provides the licensing framework f

Agribusiness and food industry development strategy discussion paper
The Growing for Queensland discussion paper provides an opportunity to engage Queenslanders in the development of an industry development strategy for the agribusiness and food sector. The discussion paper outlines the challenges and opportunities facing the sector; proposes priority outcomes for a strategy that contributes to Queensland Government priorities; and addresses the role of government

Queensland Beef Processing Strategy 2019–2022
The beef processing industry is one of Queensland’s largest manufacturing industries and a major regional employer which makes a substantial economic contribution to the Queensland economy. In response to challenges facing the beef processing industry, the Queensland Government committed to implement a comprehensive strategy to protect jobs in the meatworks industry and upskill the workforce throu

Queensland Hydrogen Industry Strategy 2019-2024
The combination of Queensland’s significant renewable resources, existing gas pipeline network, world class ports, long-standing trading partnerships and proximity to Asian markets, position Queensland to play a significant role in the future production and export of renewable hydrogen. Queensland is well placed to capitalise on emerging hydrogen opportunities, both for domestic uses and export. T

Draft Queensland Resource Recovery Industries 10-Year Roadmap and Action Plan
The draft Queensland Resource Recovery Industries 10-Year Roadmap and Action Plan (the draft roadmap) sets out proposed actions to support industry growth and job creation for the state’s resource recovery industries over the next ten years. The draft roadmap is an action under the draft Waste Management and Resource Recovery Strategy released in February 2019 which presents a plan for managing w

Response to Committee inquiry into job opportunities from establishment of space industry
In September 2018, the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Leader of the House referred an inquiry to the State Development, Natural Resources and Agricultural Industry Development Committee (the committee). The referral was to examine opportunities to create jobs across Queensland and promote existing supply chain capability as a result of an Australian space industry. On 18 September

Personal Protective Equipment and Other Essential Products Directions Statement
The COVID-19 global pandemic exposed the fragility of global supply chains for hygiene personal protective equipment (PPE) and other essential products. Queensland responded well to the COVID-19 emergency with Queensland manufacturers pivoting their operations to address PPE shortages. To protect Queensland against future supply chain disruptions due to COVID-19 and other pandemics and ensure tha

Liquor (Artisan Liquor) Amendment Bill 2020
The government has committed to improving the regulatory environment for craft brewers and artisan distillers to support industry development and cut red tape. Before COVID-19, the artisan liquor industry in Queensland was a growth sector. The pandemic has highlighted the need for reforms to support craft brewers and artisan distillers throughout the state. A single licence category for craft br

Queensland Space Industry Strategy 2020-2025
The emerging Queensland space industry has potential to create high-skilled jobs, many in regional areas, and support traditional industries such as manufacturing, mining, agriculture and tourism. With enablers, by 2036 it could add $3.5 billion to $6 billion to the state economy and support 4,000 to 6,000 jobs (Deloitte report, May 2019). The government committed to the development of the Queen

Forest Wind Farm Development Bill 2020
The primary objective of the Forest Wind Farm Development Bill 2020 is to facilitate a pathway to tenure for the development of the Forest Wind Project by Forest Wind Holdings Pty Limited (the proponent), on plantation licence areas in the Toolara, Tuan and Neerdie State forests in the Wide Bay Burnett region. The proponent is seeking to establish a large-scale wind farm (up to 226 turbines) gene

Lapsed Legislation for reintroduction to Legislative Assembly
The Parliament was dissolved on 6 October 2020 for the 2020 State election, held on 31 October 2020. The dissolution had significant effects on the Parliament as follows: All business on the Notice Paper including Government Bills, Private Members Bills and Questions On Notice lapsed; All notices of motions remaining on the Notice Paper such as revocation motions lapsed, except for disallowance m

Rail Manufacturing Strategy
Queensland's rail manufacturing sector encompasses rollingstock manufacturing, maintenance and repair; rail infrastructure construction and maintenance; and operational systems technology supply chains. The sector is a key supplier to both Queensland and interstate rail requirements and has capacity to build on emerging supply opportunities, including exports. The Rail Manufacturing Strategy for Q

Qld Space Industry Strategy progress update
Queensland's space industry is growing at seven per cent per annum; employs approximately 2,000 full time equivalents; generates $760 million in revenue; and adds $500 million in value to the Gross State Product (Deloitte, 2019). With the right enablers, by 2036 the state’s space industry could add between $3.5 billion and $6 billion to the state economy and support between 4,000 and 6,000 jobs. O

Economic conditions and job-creating initiatives in Cairns region
Cairns is in the Cairns Statistical Area Level 4 (SA4), which covers a total land area of 21,338km2, and includes the Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3) regions of: Cairns North, Cairns South, Innisfail – Cassowary Coast, Port Douglas – Daintree, and Tablelands (East) – Kuranda. The Cairns regional economy is dominated by its agriculture and tourism industries, with the region more heavily concentrat

Queenslands Zero Emission Vehicle Strategy 2022-2032 and Action Plan 2022-2024
The Queensland Government has committed to significant emissions reductions targets. Reducing transport and energy sector emissions is a complex and challenging task which requires a multifaceted and holistic solution to deliver greater dividends in the future and minimise higher future costs. Queensland Government (and industry) action and investment is required to deliver a range of broader econ

Release of the Hydrogen Industry Workforce Development Roadmap 2022-2032
The hydrogen industry has been identified by the Queensland Government as a key economic priority due to the state’s potential as a global supplier and the industry’s relevance to the shift to a low carbon economy. The successful development of Queensland’s hydrogen industry will require a skilled, hydrogen-ready workforce supported by quality training pathways. The Hydrogen Industry Workforce Dev