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Native Vegetation Act 2003 No 103
Current version for 1 July 2017 to date (accessed 27 July 2017 at 03:44)
Part 3 Division 1 Section 15
15   Regulations
(1)  The regulations may make provision for or with respect to the following:
(a)  clearing principles or other matters to which the Minister must or may have regard in determining an application for development consent under Part 4 of the EPA Act,
(b)  the exclusion of matters required to be considered under Part 4 of the EPA Act,
(c)  the circumstances in which broadscale clearing is to be regarded as improving or maintaining environmental outcomes for the purposes of development consent,
(d)  the circumstances in which development consent for clearing is not to be granted,
(e)  the keeping of a public register by the Director-General relating to development consents granted by the Minister under this Act and applications for such consents.
(2)  The regulations may also make provision, consistent with Part 4 of the EPA Act, for or with respect to the determination of applications for development consent for development comprising:
(a)  the clearing of native vegetation, and
(b)  any other form of development that requires development consent pursuant to an environmental planning instrument.
Any such regulation has effect despite anything in this Part.