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State Environmental Planning Policy (Exempt and Complying Development Codes) 2008
Current version for 1 July 2019 to date (accessed 22 August 2019 at 07:05)
Subdivision 6 Top hamper signs
2.92 Specified development
The construction or installation of a business identification sign above a display window or attached to the transom of a doorway in an existing building is development specified for the purposes of this code if it is not constructed or installed on a heritage item or a draft heritage item.
2.93 Development standards
The standards specified for that development are that the development must:(a) not result in more than one sign of this type for each ground floor tenancy, and(b) not be more than 2.5m2 in area, and(c) not be more than 600mm in height, and(d) be erected with the lower edge at least 2.1m above ground level (existing), and(e) not project below the transom of any doorway, and(f) if constructed or installed in a heritage conservation area or in a draft heritage conservation area:(i) be fixed flush to the transom, and(ii) not project below the top of the doorway or display window, and(iii) not be externally illuminated, and(g) if the sign is illuminated:(i) have its means of illumination, including any associated cables, concealed or integrated within the frame of the sign, and(ii) not be animated, flashing or moving, andcomply with AS 4282—1997, Control of the obtrusive effects of outdoor lighting.