Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Historical version for 5 August 2016 to 5 January 2017 (accessed 15 August 2020 at 12:52) Current version
Part 7 Division 2A Clause 136AB
136AB   Notice to neighbours
(1)  A complying development certificate for development on land that is in a category 1 local government area and that is not in a residential release area and that involves:
(a)  a new building, or
(b)  an addition to an existing building, or
(c)  the demolition of a building,
must be issued subject to a condition that the person having the benefit of the complying development certificate must give at least 7 days’ notice in writing of the person’s intention to commence the work authorised by the certificate to the occupier of each dwelling that is located on a lot that has a boundary within 20 metres of the boundary of the lot on which the work is to be carried out.
(2)  A complying development certificate for development on land that is in a category 2 local government area or a residential release area and that involves:
(a)  a new building, or
(b)  an addition to an existing building, or
(c)  the demolition of a building,
must be issued subject to a condition that the person having the benefit of the complying development certificate must give at least 2 days’ notice in writing of the person’s intention to commence the work authorised by the certificate to the occupier of each dwelling that is located on a lot that has a boundary within 20 metres of the boundary of the lot on which the work is to be carried out.
(3)  In this clause:
category 1 local government area means any of the local government areas of Ashfield, City of Auburn, City of Bankstown, City of Blacktown, City of Blue Mountains, City of Botany Bay, Burwood, Camden, City of Campbelltown, Canada Bay, City of Canterbury, City of Fairfield, City of Hawkesbury, City of Holroyd, Hornsby, Hunter’s Hill, City of Hurstville, City of Kogarah, Ku-ring-gai, Lane Cove, Leichhardt, City of Liverpool, Manly, Marrickville, Mosman, North Sydney, City of Parramatta, City of Penrith, Pittwater, City of Randwick, City of Rockdale, City of Ryde, Strathfield, Sutherland Shire, City of Sydney, The Hills Shire, Warringah, Waverley, City of Willoughby, Wingecarribee, Wollondilly or Woollahra.
category 2 local government area means any local government area that is not a category 1 local government area.
residential release area means any land within:
(a)  an urban release area identified within a local environmental plan that adopts the applicable mandatory provisions of the Standard Instrument, or
(b)  a land release area identified under the Eurobodalla Local Environmental Plan 2012, or
(d)  any area included in Parts 6, 26, 27, 28 and 29 of Schedule 3 to State Environmental Planning Policy (Major Development) 2005.