Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Historical version for 22 December 2000 to 31 December 2000 (accessed 21 December 2014 at 12:53) Current version

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 66.
(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 (3).
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