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State Environmental Planning Policy (Exempt and Complying Development Codes) 2008
Current version for 8 February 2019 to date (accessed 20 June 2019 at 03:58)
4.6A   Development standards for bush fire prone land
(1)  This clause applies:
(a)  to development specified in Subdivision 2, 2A or 3 that is to be carried out on a lot that is wholly or partly bush fire prone land, and
(b)  in addition to all other development standards specified for this code.
(2)  The development may be carried out on the lot only if the development conforms to the specifications and requirements of the following documents that are relevant to the development:
(a)  Planning for Bush Fire Protection (ISBN 0 9751033 2 6), published by the NSW Rural Fire Service in December 2006,
(b)  Planning for Bush Fire Protection, Addendum: Appendix 3 (ISBN 0 9751033 2 6), published by NSW Rural Fire Service in 2010,
(c)  if another document is prescribed by the regulations for the purposes of section 4.14 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979—that document.
 The requirements of AS 3959—2009, Construction of buildings in bushfire-prone areas set out in the Building Code of Australia also apply.