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State Environmental Planning Policy (Exempt and Complying Development Codes) 2008
Current version for 8 February 2019 to date (accessed 18 June 2019 at 18:59)
3D.59   Minimum setbacks
(1) Primary, secondary and parallel road setback Despite any other setback specified in this clause, development that is a farm building must have a minimum setback from a boundary with any primary, secondary or parallel road as shown in the following table:
Land use zone in which landholding is located
Minimum setback from primary, secondary or parallel road boundary
Zone R5
15m
Zone RU4
30m
Zone RU1, RU2, RU3 or RU6
50m
 
(2) Classified road setbacks Despite any other setback specified in this clause, development that is a farm building must have a minimum setback from a boundary with a classified road as:
(a)  shown in the table to this subclause, or
(b)  specified by another environmental planning instrument or a development control plan applying to the land,
whichever is the greater.
Landholding area
Minimum setback from classified road boundary
4,000m2–4ha
20m
>4ha
50m
(3) Side and rear setbacks Development that is a farm building must have a minimum setback from a side or rear boundary as shown in the following table:
Building footprint
Minimum setback
0–100m2
10m
>100m2
50m
 
(4) Setbacks for farm buildings with a footprint of 500m2 or more Despite any other setback specified in this clause, development that is a farm building with a footprint of 500m2 or more must have a minimum setback from any boundary of the lot of 200m.
(5) Waterbody setback Development that is a farm building must be located at least 50m from a waterbody (natural).
 
Note 1.
 Development standards for excavation, fill, retaining walls and structural supports, drainage and protection of adjoining walls associated with farm buildings development are specified in Division 8.
Note 2.
 Setbacks of farm buildings from protected trees are specified in clause 3D.64.