State Environmental Planning Policy No 71—Coastal Protection
Repealed version for 22 February 2014 to 2 April 2018 (accessed 13 July 2020 at 03:16)
Part 1 Clause 3
3   Definitions
(1)  In this Policy:
bed and breakfast establishment means an establishment that provides accommodation and meals for commercial purposes within a dwelling house:
(a)  by the permanent residents of the dwelling house, and
(b)  on a short term basis, where not more than 6 paying guests or lodgers (exclusive of the proprietor and the proprietor’s family) occupy the dwelling house.
coastal foreshore means land with frontage to a beach, estuary, coastal lake, headland, cliff or rock platform.
coastal lake means a body of water specified in Schedule 1.
coastal zone has the same meaning as in the Coastal Protection Act 1979.
Director-General means the Director-General of the Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources.
farm stay means the provision of accommodation and meals for commercial purposes on a farm:
(a)  where the provision of the accommodation is secondary to primary production, and
(b)  on a short term basis for not more than 6 paying guests or lodgers (exclusive of the proprietor and the proprietor’s family and people employed for the purposes of primary production).
headland includes a promontory extending from the general line of the coastline into a large body of water, such as a sea, coastal lake or bay.
Minister means the Minister for Infrastructure and Planning.
sensitive coastal location means any of the following:
(a)  land within 100m above mean high water mark of the sea, a bay or an estuary,
(b)  a coastal lake,
(c)  a declared Ramsar wetland within the meaning of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth,
(d)  a declared World Heritage property within the meaning of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth,
(e)  land declared as an aquatic reserve under the Fisheries Management Act 1994,
(f)  land declared as a marine park under the Marine Parks Act 1997,
(g)  land within 100m of any of the following:
(i)  the water’s edge of a coastal lake,
(ii)  land to which paragraph (c), (d), (e) or (f) applies,
(iii)  land reserved or dedicated under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974,
(h)  residential land (within the meaning of State Environmental Planning Policy No 26—Littoral Rainforests) that is within a distance of 100m from the outer edge of the heavy black line on the series of maps held in the Department of Planning and marked “State Environmental Planning Policy No 26—Littoral Rainforests (Amendment No 2)”.
(2)  Notes in this Policy do not form part of it.