Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
24 Making of environmental planning instruments
(1) Without affecting the generality of any other provisions of this
Act, an environmental planning instrument may be made in accordance with this
Part for the purposes of achieving any of the objects of this
(2) Environmental planning instruments may be made:
(a) by the Governor under Division 2 (called a State environmental
planning policy or SEPP), or
(b) by the Minister (or delegate) under Division 4 (called a local
environmental plan or LEP).
Note. Under transitional arrangements made by Schedule 6, some former
instruments (such as regional environmental plans, planning scheme ordinances
and interim development orders) continue in force.