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Appendix 1 Index and glossary of abbreviations and acronyms

Table AP1.1—Abbreviations and acronyms
Abbreviation/acronym
Description
ABS
Australian Bureau of Statistics
the Act
AEP
annual exceedence probability
AHD
Australian height datum
ALARP
as low as reasonably practicable
ANEF
Australian Noise Exposure Forecast
ANVF
araucarian notophyll vine forest
ANZSIC
Australia New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification
ARI
average recurrence interval
AS
AS/NZS
Australian Standard
Australian/New Zealand Standard
ASGC
Australian Standard Geographical Classification
ATM
automatic teller machine
BCA
Building Code of Australia
BCC
Brisbane City Council
BSD
Brisbane standard drawing
BSTM
Brisbane Strategic Transport Model
BOD
biochemical oxygen demand
BPEM
best practice environmental management
CASA
Civil Aviation Safety Authority
CBD
central business district
CIMN
critical infrastructure movement network
CNVF
complex notophyll vine forest
CPTED
crime prevention through environmental design
CW
citywide significance
dB
decibel
DBH
diameter at breast height
DFE
defined flood event
DFL
defined flood level
DSS
desired standard of service
DV
depth X velocity product
E
endangered
EP
equivalent persons
ERA
environmentally relevant activity
ET
equivalent tenement
FPA
flood planning area
GFA
gross floor area
GVM
gross vehicle mass
HAT
highest astronomical tide
IARC
International Agency for Research on Cancer
IDAS
Integrated Development Assessment System
KRA
key resource area
LGA
local government area
HICB
Hazardous Industries and Chemicals Branch
MERV
minimum efficiency reporting value
MCU
material change of use
MHF
major hazard facilities
MRAC
Major Regional Activity Centre
MUTCD
MVF
microphyll vine forest
NIEIR
National Institute of Economic and Industry Research
NFPVF
notophyll feather palm vine forest
NPM
neighbourhood plan map
NPP
neighbourhood plan precinct
NVF
notophyll vine forest
OC
of concern
OLS
Obstacle Limitation Surface
PAH
polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
PANS
Procedures for Air Navigation Surfaces
PANS-OPS
Procedures for Air Navigation Services–Aircraft Operational Surfaces
PBC
Port of Brisbane Corporation
PCB
polychlorinated biphenyls
PEF
potency equivalency factors
PET
polyethylene terephthalate
PETE
polyethylene terephthalate
PFTI
plans for trunk infrastructure
PIA
priority infrastructure area
PIP
Priority infrastructure plan
PM
particulate matter
PMF
probable maximum flood
PRAC
Principal Regional Activity Centre
PSP
Planning scheme policy
QDC
Queensland Development Code
QGSS
Queensland Government strategic sites
QPP
Queensland planning provisions
QUU
Queensland Urban Utilities
RBL
rating background level
RE
regional ecosystem
the Regulation
RFL
residential flood level
RL
reduced level
ROL
reconfiguring a lot
RPEQ
SCA
special context areas
SEA
special entertainment area
SEQ
South East Queensland
SLA
statistical local area
SPP
state planning policy
SPRP
state planning regulatory provision
SRA
strategic redevelopment area
STP
sewerage treatment plant
TCDD
tetrachlorodibenzodioxin
TEF
toxic equivalency factors
TOD
transit oriented development
TSP
total suspended particulates
USEPA
US Environmental Protection Agency
VMP
vegetation management plan
WSUD
water sensitive urban design
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