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State Environmental Planning Policy (Exempt and Complying Development Codes) 2008
Current version for 13 September 2019 to date (accessed 17 September 2019 at 19:04)
3D.24 Minimum landscaped area
(1) The minimum landscaped area that must be provided on a lot is shown in the following table—
Lot area Minimum landscaped area 200m2–300m2 10% of lot area >300m2–450m2 15% of lot area >450m2–600m2 20% of lot area >600m2–900m2 30% of lot area >900m2–1,500m2 40% of lot area >1,500m2 45% of lot area(2) Each landscaped area must have a minimum width of 1.5m and a minimum length of 1.5m.(3) The minimum landscaped area calculated in accordance with subclause (1) must be provided as follows—(a) if the lot width measured at the building line is 18m or less—25% of the area forward of the building line must be landscaped,(b) if the lot width measured at the building line is more than 18m—50% of the area forward of the building line must be landscaped,(c) 50% of the minimum landscaped area must be located behind the building line.(4) This clause does not apply to complying development that is the alteration of, or an addition to, a dwelling house or attached development if the development does not—(a) increase the footprint of the dwelling house or attached development, or(b) decrease the landscaped area on the lot.Note 1.Building line is defined in clause 1.5.Note 2.Landscaped area has the same meaning as it has in the Standard Instrument.