Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
65 Certificate of Director-General
(1) Where the Director-General receives a copy of a draft local
environmental plan from a council under section 64, the Director-General may
cause to be issued to the council a certificate certifying that the draft plan
may be publicly exhibited in accordance with section
(2) A certificate issued under this section may be granted subject to
the condition that the draft local environmental plan be amended in the manner
specified in the certificate before it is publicly exhibited in accordance
with section 66.
(3) Where a certificate is not issued under this section, the
Director-General shall return the draft plan to the council, giving the
reasons why the certificate was not issued, and directing the council to amend
the draft plan in such a manner as to enable a certificate to be issued, or to
take such other action as is appropriate.
(4) The council shall comply with a direction given under subsection