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Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Historical version for 1 July 1998 to 9 July 1998 (accessed 6 April 2020 at 16:30) Current version
Division 2 The Director
13 Director of Planning
(1) (Repealed)(2) The Director shall, in the exercise of any function conferred upon the Director by or under this Act (except in relation to the contents of a recommendation or report made by the Director to the Minister), be subject to the control and direction of the Minister.(3) (Repealed)(4) A reference in any Act or statutory instrument, or in any other instrument, to the Director of Environment and Planning or to the Director of Planning is to be read as a reference to the Director under this Act.
15 Functions of the Director
In addition to the functions conferred or imposed on the Director by or under this or any other Act, the Director may, for the purposes of this Act:(a) submit to the Minister such proposals with respect to environmental planning and assessment as the Director considers necessary or appropriate, including proposals for the development and use of land, whether or not in conjunction with the provision of utility services and public transport facilities, and(b) consider and furnish reports to and advise and make recommendations to the Minister upon any matter or proposal relating to the development and use of land or to environmental planning and assessment which may be referred to the Director by the Minister.