Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 5 August 2020 at 09:10)
Part 4 Division 4.3 Section 4.20
4.20   Date from which development consent has effect
(cf previous s 83)
(1)  A development consent has effect on and from the date it is registered on the NSW planning portal, except as provided by subsection (2).
(2)  A development consent for designated development has effect on and from the end of 28 days after the date it is registered on the NSW planning portal unless—
(a)  the development consent was granted following a public hearing by the Independent Planning Commission, or
(b)  the development is State significant development.
Note.
 The date of effect of a consent for any such designated development is delayed by the period within which an objector may appeal to the Land and Environment Court against the grant of consent.
(3)  This section is subject to Part 8 (Reviews and appeals).