Land Court of Queensland

The Land Court of Queensland hears and determines matters relating to land and natural resources. The court:

  • hears appeals against land valuations for rating and rental purposes
  • determines claims for compensation for the resumption of land
  • makes recommendations for the grant of mining tenures and environmental authorities for resource projects
  • determines compensation for mining activities and land access
  • hears appeals against local government rating categories
  • deals with Indigenous land and cultural heritage issues, including the grant of injunctions and approval of cultural heritage management plans.