Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
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Part 3 Division 3 Section 40
40   Decision or direction to prepare draft regional environmental plan
(1)  The Director-General may prepare a draft regional environmental plan in respect of a region or part of a region and with respect to such matters as are, in the opinion of the Director-General, of significance for environmental planning for the region to which, or to part of which, that plan is intended to apply.
(2)  The Minister may cause to be prepared by the Director-General for submission to the Minister a draft regional environmental plan with respect to any matter specified by the Minister, being a matter which is, in the opinion of the Minister, of significance for environmental planning for the region to which, or to part of which, that plan is intended to apply.