Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Historical version for 27 March 2009 to 30 April 2009 (accessed 5 August 2020 at 01:28) Current version
Part 2 Division 3
Division 3 Public participation
12   What public notice is required for an environmental study and draft local environmental plan?
(cf clause 11 of EP&A Regulation 1994)
The public notice required to be given by the council under section 66 (1) of the Act must be published no later than the start of the public exhibition of the draft local environmental plan.
13   For how long must an environmental study and draft local environmental plan be exhibited?
(cf clause 12 of EP&A Regulation 1994)
For the purposes of section 66 (2) of the Act, the environmental study and draft local environmental plan must be publicly exhibited for at least 28 days.
14   How is notice of a public hearing to be given?
(cf clause 13 of EP&A Regulation 1994)
(1)  A council that decides that a public hearing is to be held under section 68 of the Act must give notice of that fact:
(a)  in a local newspaper, and
(b)  in a letter sent to each of the persons who requested a public hearing when making a submission about the draft local environmental plan.
(2)  The notice must contain details of the arrangements for the public hearing and must be sent or published, as the case requires, at least 21 days before the start of the public hearing.