Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
59 Making of local environmental plan by Minister
(1) The Director-General is to make arrangements for the drafting of
any required local environmental plan to give effect to the final proposals of
the relevant planning authority. The Director-General is to consult the
relevant planning authority, in accordance with the regulations, on the terms
of any such draft instrument.
(2) The Minister may, following completion of community
(a) make a local environmental plan (with or without variation of the
proposals submitted by the relevant planning authority) in the terms the
Minister considers appropriate, or
(b) decide not to make the proposed local environmental
(3) The Minister may defer the inclusion of a matter in a proposed
local environmental plan.
(4) If the Minister does not make the proposed local environmental
plan or defers the inclusion of a matter in a proposed local environmental
plan, the Minister may specify which procedures under this Division the
relevant planning authority must comply with before the matter is reconsidered
by the Minister.