Queensland Recovery Plan

The Queensland Recovery Plan outlines recovery requirements for operations, planning and arrangements at the local, district and state level. It drives a collaborative and coordinated approach across all functions of recovery, all levels of government and the whole community and ensures recovery operations are appropriate to the scale of the disaster event.

The plan describes the arrangements for transition from response to recovery - highlighting the roles and responsibilities of the State Recovery Policy and Planning Coordinator and the State Recovery Coordinator and the function recovery groups - to assist disaster impacted communities achieve optimum recovery outcomes.

The Queensland Recovery Plan promotes the enhancement of resilience through recovery.

The Queensland Recovery Plan provides information and guidance to stakeholders on the governance, planning and operational issues relating to disaster recovery for all hazards. The Queensland Recovery Plan is maintained by the Queensland Reconstruction Authority on behalf of the Queensland Disaster Management Committee. The Queensland Recovery Plan is a sub-plan to the Queensland State Disaster Management Plan.

The purpose of the Queensland Recovery Plan is to:

  • ensure recovery operations are integrated, locally led and appropriate to the scale of the disaster event
  • outline recovery requirements for operations, planning and arrangements at the local, district and state level
  • drive a collaborative and coordinated approach across all functions of recovery, all levels of government and whole of community
  • describe the arrangements for transition from response to recovery
  • articulate the roles and responsibilities of the State Recovery Policy and Planning Coordinator (SRPPC) and the State Recovery Coordinator/s (SRC)
  • enable optimum recovery outcomes for disaster-impacted communities
  • inform the development of local, district and state recovery plans, tools and structures
  • clarify the roles and responsibilities of functional lead agencies in recovery
  • promote and support the enhancement of resilience through recovery.

The Queensland Recovery Plan is:

Addendum: Recovery planning from terrorist events

Recovery planning from terrorist events
The Planning Considerations for Recovery from Terrorist Events or Acts of Extreme Violence is provided as an addendum to the Queensland Recovery Plan.