Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Historical version for 27 March 2009 to 30 April 2009 (accessed 15 August 2020 at 12:32) Current version
Part 17 Clause 284
284   Penalty notice offences: section 127A
(cf clause 115A of EP&A Regulation 1994)
(1)  For the purposes of section 127A of the Act:
(a)  each offence created by a provision specified in Column 1 of Schedule 5 is a prescribed offence, and
(b)  the prescribed penalty for such an offence is the amount specified in Column 2 of Schedule 5.
(2)  If the reference to a provision in Column 1 of Schedule 5 is qualified by words that restrict its operation to specified kinds of offence or to offences committed in specified circumstances, an offence created by the provision is a prescribed offence only if it is an offence of a kind so specified or is committed in the circumstances so specified.
(3)  The following persons are declared to be authorised persons for the purposes of section 127A of the Act:
(a)  any person who is generally or specially authorised by the Minister to be an authorised person for those purposes,
(b)  any person (including a member of staff of the Department) who is generally or specially authorised by the Director-General to be an authorised person for those purposes,
(c)  any person (including an employee of a council) who is generally or specially authorised by a council to be an authorised person for those purposes,
(d)  any police officer.
(4)  Despite subclause (3), the persons referred to in subclause (3) (a) and (b) only are declared to be authorised persons for the purposes of section 127A of the Act for the following offences:
(a)  an offence referred to in section 125 (1) of the Act in relation to a contravention of section 85A (10A) or (11) (a), 109D (2) or (3), 109E (3) (d), 109F (1) (b), 109H (3) (a) or (b), (4) (a), (5) (a) or (b) or (6) (a), 109J (1) (a), (b), (e), (f) or (g), or (2) (a), or
(b)  an offence referred to in section 125 (2) of the Act in relation to a contravention of clause 126 (2), 130 (3) or (4), 134 (1), (2) or (2A), 138 (1), (2) or (3), 142 (1) or (2), 143A (2), 144 (2), (5), (6) or (7), 146, 147 (1) or (2), 151 (1) or (2), 152 (3), 153 (1) or (2), 154A (2), 154B (2), 154C (1), 155 (1) or (2), 157 (5), 160 (1) or (2), 162 (1), 162B (1) or (2), 162C (4) or (5) (a) or (b) or 227A (2).