State Environmental Planning Policy (Kosciuszko National Park—Alpine Resorts) 2007
Aboriginal object has the same meaning as in the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974.
advertisement has the same meaning as in the Act.
advertising structure has the same meaning as in the Act.
alpine resort means Thredbo Alpine Resort, Perisher Range Alpine Resort, Bullocks Flat Terminal, Mount Selwyn Alpine Resort, Charlotte Pass Alpine Resort, Kosciuszko Mountain Retreat Alpine Resort, Sponars Chalet Alpine Resort or Ski Rider Alpine Resort.
attic means any habitable space, but not a separate dwelling, contained wholly within a roof above the ceiling line of the storey immediately below, except for minor elements such as dormer windows and the like.
building has the same meaning as in the Act.
building identification sign means a sign that identifies or names a building and that may include the name of a building, the street name and number of a building, and a logo or other symbol, but that does not include general advertising of products, goods or services.
Bullocks Flat Terminal—see clause 5.
business identification sign means a sign—
(a) that indicates—(i) the name of the person or business, and(ii) the nature of the business carried on by the person at the premises or place at which the sign is displayed, and
but that does not include any advertising relating to a person that does not carry on business at the premises or place.
(b) that may include the address of the premises or place and a logo or other symbol that identifies the business,
centre-based child care facility has the same meaning as in the standard instrument for a local environmental plan prescribed by the Standard Instrument (Local Environmental Plans) Order 2006.
Charlotte Pass Alpine Resort—see clause 5.
commercial premises means premises used as an office or for other business or commercial purposes (providing services to visitors and to the alpine resort in which it is located).
community facility means premises that are owned or controlled by the Department of Environment and Climate Change, a resort operator, a public authority, a religious organisation or an associated body of persons for the physical, social, cultural, economic, intellectual or religious welfare of visitors to the alpine resort in which it is located, including any of the following premises—
(a) a public library, meeting rooms, recreation facilities, a centre-based child care facility and any similar premises,
(b) a community club, being premises used by persons sharing like interests, but not premises of a registered club (within the meaning of the Registered Clubs Act 1976).
conference facility means premises, ancillary to tourist accommodation, that are used for meetings, consultation or discussion.
demolish, in relation to a heritage item, means wholly or partly destroy, dismantle or deface the heritage item.
development has the same meaning as in the Act.
educational establishment means a building used for community education, a training facility, an art gallery, a museum, a cultural centre or similar premises, whether or not the premises are used for the purposes of commercial gain.
emergency services facilities means facilities (other than ski slope huts) used by public authorities for the purposes of emergencies.
entertainment facility means premises used for the purpose of a theatre or cinema or premises used for a similar purpose, whether or not the premises are used for that purpose for commercial gain.
floor, in relation to a building, means the space within a building that is situated between one floor level of the building and the floor level above or, if there is no floor level above, the ceiling above or roof of the building.
food outlet means premises, such as a restaurant or café, in which meals or light refreshments are served to the public for profit or reward, including such premises that are used for live entertainment or dancing.
gross floor area, in relation to a building, means the total floor area of the building, as measured from the outside of the external walls of the building or as measured from the centre of a wall that comprises a common wall of the building and another building.
ground level (existing) means the existing level of a site at any point.
health profession consulting room means a room used for the purposes of providing professional health services to members of the public, including services provided by a medical practitioner, an acupuncturist, a chiropodist, a chiropractor, a dentist, an occupational therapist, an optometrist, an osteopath, a physiotherapist, a naturopath, a herbalist, a homeopath or a practitioner of remedial massage.
helipad means premises used, other than by members of the public, for the taking off and landing of helicopters.
heritage conservation management plan means a document prepared in accordance with guidelines prepared by the Department of Planning that documents the heritage significance of an item, place or heritage conservation area and identifies conservation policies and management mechanisms that are appropriate to enable that significance to be retained.
heritage impact statement means a document consisting of the following—
(a) a statement demonstrating the heritage significance of a heritage item,
(b) an assessment of any adverse impact that proposed development will have on that significance,
(c) proposals for measures to minimise that impact.
heritage item means a building, place or Aboriginal object listed or referred to in Schedule 3.
heritage significance means historical, scientific, cultural, social, archaeological, architectural, natural or aesthetic value.
hotel has the same meaning as in the Liquor Act 1982.
infrastructure facilities means facilities provided as utility undertakings (whether or not as public utility undertakings), including any of the following—
(a) water storage dams, including artificial reservoirs, tanks and ponds,
(b) roads (other than roads provided by or on behalf of the Roads and Traffic Authority),
(c) sewage treatment works,
(d) waste management facilities.
Kosciuszko Mountain Retreat Alpine Resort—see clause 5.
Kosciuszko Resorts Vegetation Assessment means the document of that name prepared in 2002 by Ecology Australia, in association with NGH Environmental, for PlanningNSW.
Land Application Map means the State Environmental Planning Policy (Kosciuszko National Park—Alpine Resorts) 2007 Land Application Map.
lodge means a building providing temporary accommodation to persons, whether those persons stay for a single night or for a longer period.
Main Range means the land identified as the Main Range Management Unit in the Kosciuszko National Park Plan of Management 2006, adopted under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974, and as in force on 16 June 2006.
Note.The land identified as the Main Range Management Unit in Kosciuszko National Park Plan of Management 2006 includes Ramshead and Etheridge Ranges, Watsons Crags and the peaks of Mounts Kosciuszko, Townsend, Alice Rawson, Carruthers, Twynam, Anton, Anderson and Tate.
maintenance in relation to a heritage item, means ongoing protective care. It does not include the removal or disturbance of existing fabric, alterations, such as carrying out extensions or additions, or the introduction of new materials or technology.
management trail means a trail used by or on behalf of a head lessee or licensee of an alpine resort under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974, or by or on behalf of a public authority, for operational purposes (such as the management of ski slopes and ski grooming) or for fire protection or emergency purposes.
medical centre means premises used for the purpose of providing professional health services (including preventative care, diagnosis, medical or surgical treatment and counselling) to out-patients only.
Mount Selwyn Alpine Resort—see clause 5.
native fauna means any animal-life that is indigenous to New South Wales or is known to periodically or occasionally migrate to New South Wales, whether vertebrate (including fish) or invertebrate and in any stage of biological development, but does not include humans.
native flora means any plant-life that is indigenous to New South Wales, whether vascular or non-vascular and in any stage of biological development, and includes fungi and lichens, and marine vegetation within the meaning of Part 7A of the Fisheries Management Act 1994.
Perisher Range Alpine Resort—see clause 5.
place of public worship means premises used for the purpose of religious worship by a congregation or religious group, whether or not the premises are also used for counselling, social events, or religious instruction or training.
has the same meaning as in the Act.
public utility undertaking means any undertaking carried on by, or under the authority of, any Commonwealth or State Government department or agency, or pursuant to any Commonwealth or State Act, for the purpose of providing—
(a) sewerage or drainage services, or
(b) roads, or
(c) water, hydraulic power, electricity or gas, or
(d) telecommunications facilities.
recreation facility means premises used for indoor or outdoor recreation, including any of the following premises—
(a) a billiard saloon,
(b) a table tennis centre,
(c) a squash court,
(d) a tennis court,
(e) a swimming pool (within the meaning of the Swimming Pools Act 1992),
(f) a gymnasium,
(g) a health studio,
(h) a bowling alley,
(i) a golf driving range,
(j) a fun parlour.
recreation infrastructure means infrastructure provided for the purposes of active or passive recreation for tourists, including walking trails, mountain bike trails, directional signage, cross country ski trails and oversnow routes.
resort operator means a person acting on behalf of a corporation holding a head lease under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974, or franchise rights, in relation to an alpine resort.
serviced apartment means a building containing 2 or more self-contained dwellings that are used to provide short-term accommodation and are not used or intended to be used as a place or places of residence.
sewage treatment works means works or land used for the collection, treatment and disposal of sewage.
shop means premises used for selling, exposing or offering for sale by retail, goods, merchandise or materials that operate primarily to serve the daily needs of tourists and staff.
ski means any snow-related activity, such as skiing, snow-boarding, or snow-play.
Ski Rider Alpine Resort—see clause 5.
ski slope means an area of land that has been developed to facilitate primarily ski activities, whether or not lifting facilities are required to access the area.
ski slope hut means a race hut, lift hut, ski patrollers’ hut or similar hut that is erected on a ski slope and requires fixture to the ground.
Sponars Chalet Alpine Resort—see clause 5.
staff accommodation means a building or buildings used for the accommodation of staff of a building or buildings referred to in paragraph (a) of the definition of tourist accommodation appearing in this Dictionary.
storey means a space within a building that is situated between one floor level and the floor level next above, or if there is no floor above, the ceiling or roof above, but does not include—
(a) a space that contains only a lift shaft, stairway or meter room, or
(b) a mezzanine, or
(c) an attic.
telecommunications facility means—
(a) any part of the infrastructure of a telecommunications network, or
(b) any line, equipment, apparatus, tower, mast, antenna, tunnel, duct, hole, pit, pole or other structure or thing used, or to be used, in or in connection with a telecommunications network.
telecommunications network means a system, or series of systems, that carries, or is capable of carrying, communications by means of guided or unguided electromagnetic energy, or both.
the Act means the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.
the Department means the Department of Planning.
the Minister means the Minister for Planning.
Thredbo Alpine Resort—see clause 5.
tourist accommodation means—
(a) a building or buildings used for the accommodation of visitors, including apartments, serviced apartments and lodges that may have facilities for the convenience of those visitors, such as conference facilities, entertainment facilities, recreation facilities and restaurants, or
(b) staff accommodation, or
(c) a hotel.
transport facility means a building or place used for the transportation of passengers or goods, including a bus station, a railway terminal and a building used for the garaging of vehicles relating to the servicing of an alpine resort, such as skidoos and snow groomers, other than a building used for the servicing or repair of vehicles.
vehicle repair station means a building or place used for the purpose of carrying out repairs and fitting of accessories to vehicles.
waste management facility means a facility used for the storage, treatment, purifying or disposal of waste, whether or not it is also used for the sorting, processing, recycling, recovering, use or reuse of material from that waste, and whether or not any such operations are carried out on a commercial basis.