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Contents (1979 - 203)
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Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Historical version for 9 June 2009 to 30 June 2009 (accessed 6 April 2020 at 16:23) Current version
Part 7A Section 145A
145A   Definitions
In this Part:
contaminated land means land in, on or under which any substance is present at a concentration above the concentration at which the substance is normally present in, on or under (respectively) land in the same locality, being a presence that presents a risk of harm to human health or any other aspect of the environment.
contaminated land planning guidelines means guidelines notified in accordance with section 145C.
planning authority, in relation to a function specified in section 145B, means:
(a)  in the case of a function relating to a development application—the consent authority (or a person or body taken to be a consent authority), and
(a1)  in the case of a function relating to an application for a complying development certificate—the council or accredited certifier to whom the application is made, and
(b)  in the case of any other function—the public authority or other person responsible for exercising the function.