Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Historical version for 10 December 2008 to 26 February 2009 (accessed 7 August 2020 at 20:26) Current version
Part 1A Clause 8B
8B   Matters for environmental assessment and Ministerial consideration
The Director-General’s report under section 75I of the Act in relation to a project is to include the following matters (to the extent that those matters are not otherwise included in that report in accordance with the requirements of that section):
(a)  an assessment of the environmental impact of the project,
(b)  any aspect of the public interest that the Director-General considers relevant to the project,
(c)  the suitability of the site for the project,
(d)  copies of submissions received by the Director-General in connection with public consultation under section 75H or a summary of the issues raised in those submissions.
 Section 75J (2) of the Act requires the Minister to consider the Director-General’s report (and the reports, advice and recommendations contained in it) when deciding whether or not to approve the carrying out of a project.