Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
115Y Environmental assessment requirements for
(1) When an application is made for the Minister’s approval for
State significant infrastructure, the Director-General is to prepare
environmental assessment requirements in respect of the
(2) For the purposes of the environmental assessment, the
environmental assessment requirements must require an environmental impact
statement to be prepared by or on behalf of the proponent in the form
prescribed by the regulations.
(3) In preparing the environmental assessment requirements, the
Director-General is to consult relevant public authorities and have regard to
the need for the requirements to assess any key issues raised by those public
(4) The Director-General is to notify the proponent of the
environmental assessment requirements. The Director-General may modify those
requirements by further notice to the proponent.