State Environmental Planning Policy (Mining, Petroleum Production and Extractive Industries) 2007
17J Gateway Panel may request further information before determining application
(1) One request for further information permitted The Gateway Panel may make one request that the applicant provide the Panel with further information. The applicant is to provide that information within 30 days of the request.(2) “Clock stopped” while applicant responds to request During the period beginning on the making of the request and ending on the provision of the information or the expiry of the 30-day period (whichever occurs first), time ceases to run for the purpose of calculating the time periods referred to in clauses 17G (1) (b) and 17I (1).(3) Effect of failure to respond to request If an applicant fails to provide the Gateway Panel with the requested information within the 30-day period, the Panel must:(a) reject and not determine the application, or(b) continue to determine the application within the period required under this Division, as extended by subclause (2).(4) For the avoidance of doubt, the Gateway Panel:(a) may not make a request under this clause after the expiry of the 90-day period referred to in clause 17I (1), and(b) may, in determining an application, have regard to any requested information provided after the expiry of the 30-day period referred to in subclause (1).