Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
Current version for 28 November 2014 to date (accessed 20 December 2014 at 16:51)
Part 7AADivision 1Section 126G

126G   Definitions

In this Part:

approved measures under a biodiversity certification means the approved measures as specified in an order that confers, extends or modifies the biodiversity certification.

biodiversity certification means biodiversity certification conferred on land under this Part.

biodiversity certification assessment—see section 126P.

biodiversity certification assessment methodology or methodology means the rules made under section 126S.

biodiversity certified land means land on which biodiversity certification has been conferred and in respect of which biodiversity certification is in force.

government authority means a Minister or a public authority, but does not include a State owned corporation.

party to a biodiversity certification means a person or body identified in an order under this Part as a party to the biodiversity certification.

planning authority means:

(a)  the Minister for Planning, or
(b)  a local council, or
(c)  a determining authority (within the meaning of Part 5 of the Planning Act), or
(d)  the Director-General of the Department of Planning, or
(e)  any other person or body declared by the regulations to be a planning authority.

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