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State Environmental Planning Policy (Exempt and Complying Development Codes) 2008
Current version for 13 September 2019 to date (accessed 20 September 2019 at 19:51)
Schedule 7 Conditions applying to complying development certificates under Housing Alterations Code and General Development Code
(Clauses 4.7 and 4A.13)
Note 1.Complying development under the Housing Alterations Code must comply with the requirements of the Act, the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 and the conditions listed in this Schedule.
Note 2.Division 2A of Part 7 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 specifies conditions to which certain complying development certificates are subject.
Note 3.In addition to the requirements specified for development under this Policy, adjoining owners’ property rights, applicable common law and other legislative requirements for approvals, licences, permits and authorities still apply.
Note 4.If the development is in the proximity of infrastructure (including water, stormwater or sewer mains, electricity power lines and telecommunications facilities), the relevant infrastructure authority should be contacted before commencing the development.
Note 5.Under section 4.29 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, a complying development certificate lapses 5 years after the date endorsed on the certificate, unless the development has physically commenced on the land during that period.
Part 1 Conditions applying before works commence
1 Toilet facilities
(1) Toilet facilities must be available or provided at the work site before works begin and must be maintained until the works are completed at a ratio of one toilet plus one additional toilet for every 20 persons employed at the site.(2) Each toilet must—(a) be a standard flushing toilet connected to a public sewer, or(b) have an on-site effluent disposal system approved under the Local Government Act 1993, or(c) be a temporary chemical closet approved under the Local Government Act 1993.
2 Garbage receptacle
(1) A garbage receptacle must be provided at the work site before works begin and must be maintained until the works are completed.(2) The garbage receptacle must have a tight fitting lid and be suitable for the reception of food scraps and papers.
Part 2 Conditions applying during the works
Note.The Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997 and the Protection of the Environment Operations (Noise Control) Regulation 2008 contain provisions relating to noise.
3 Hours for construction
Construction may only be carried out between 7.00 am and 5.00 pm on Monday to Saturday and no construction is to be carried out at any time on a Sunday or a public holiday.
4 Compliance with plans
Works must be carried out in accordance with the plans and specifications to which the complying development certificate relates.
Any demolition must be carried out in accordance with AS 2601—2001, The demolition of structures.
6 Maintenance of site
(1) All materials and equipment must be stored wholly within the work site unless an approval to store them elsewhere is held.(2) Waste materials (including excavation, demolition and construction waste materials) must be managed on the site and then disposed of at a waste management facility.(3) At the completion of the works, the work site must be left clear of waste and debris.