Written by: John.Rowell


John is a qualified town planner with over 20 years experience predominantly in development assessment and approvals. John joined TfA in 2010 and is General Manager and a Director. John and his town planning team are a key planning resource for the downstream oil and biofuels industry including large scale infrastructure / terminal projects and retail / service station developments. They also work actively in the commercial / industrial industry more generally, including the hazardous industry and the storage of dangerous goods.

Posts by John.Rowell:

TfA Project Group Celebrates 25 years!

This month, in July 2020, TfA Project Group proudly celebrates 25 years in operation! From humble beginnings out of a Brisbane suburban garage to a national, multi-disciplinary consultancy, we look…


QLD Roadside Fuel Facilities – New Policy and Guidelines

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) has prepared a draft Roadside Fuel Facilities Policy (draft RFF policy) to achieve a consistent standard of facility providing fuel and associated…


Industry Note August 2019: Brisbane City Council – Proposed Amendments to Service Station Code

Brisbane City Council is currently undertaking public consultation until 9 September 2019 for proposed amendments to its Service Station code within the Brisbane City Plan. The changes will provide increased…


White Paper

TfA Project Group has kept a strong presence in the retail fuel and convenience industry over the past 25 years. For service stations approvals, we thought it was timely to…


TfA Expand to Western Australia!

TfA Project Group are excited to announce the expansion into Western Australia with our new office in Perth opening on Monday 16 April 2018. The office will be headed up by…


TfA Project Group Head Office has moved to a new premises …..

  After actively searching for a new permanent premises for the better part of a year, we are excited to have moved into a refurbished open plan “design-warehouse” which will…