Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Historical version for 19 December 2014 to 31 December 2014 (accessed 17 July 2020 at 00:42) Current version
Part 16C Division 2
Division 2 Preparation and notice of proposed development plans
268Z   Additional matters to be included in development plans
For the purposes of clause 6 (2) (g) of Schedule 5 to the Act, a development plan is to include the following matters:
(a)  the land value of the land as determined by the Valuer-General under the Valuation of Land Act 1916,
(b)  if the development of the land is to be staged, a description of the proposed stages,
(c)  a proposed timetable for the subdivision of the land and the carrying out of the subdivision works.
268ZA   Preparation of development plans
(1)  An authority that proposes to prepare a development plan on its own initiative must notify the Minister in writing that it proposes to do so.
(2)  Any authority that prepares a development plan must consult with any public authorities likely to be affected by the proposed development plan and any council in whose area the land concerned is situated.
(3)  An authority must consider any submissions made by the public authorities or a council when preparing the proposed development plan.
268ZB   Notice of proposed development plans and consent ballots
(1)  An authority that proposes to adopt a development plan must:
(a)  not less than 14 days before the ballot papers are issued for the consent ballot, publish a notice that complies with this clause in a local newspaper and a daily newspaper circulating generally in New South Wales, and
(b)  give a written notice that complies with this clause to any council in whose area the land is situated, and
(c)  display, on or in the vicinity of the land to which the development plan applies, a notice complying with this clause for not less than 28 days before the ballot closes, and
(d)  make the proposed development plan publicly available.
(2)  The notice must specify the following:
(a)  that the authority proposes to adopt a development plan,
(b)  the place, date and time at which the proposed development plan is available for inspection or the address of a website where it may be found,
(c)  the date by which a vote in the ballot to approve the development plan must be received and the address to which it must be sent,
(d)  the name, contact phone number and email address of the authority.