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Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Current version for 13 September 2019 to date (accessed 23 September 2019 at 21:49)
256A Proportion of development application fees to be remitted to Planning Secretary
(1) For each development application lodged with a consent authority for development referred to in clause 246B (1) having an estimated cost exceeding $50,000, an amount calculated as follows is to be set aside for payment to the Planning Secretary for the services referred to in clause 246A (2) (g), (h), (i) and (j)—
where—P represents the amount to be set aside, expressed in dollars rounded down to the nearest dollar, andE represents the estimated cost of the development, expressed in dollars rounded up to the nearest thousand dollars.(1A) Such part of the amount referred to in subclause (1) as is not directed by the Minister to be paid into the Building Professionals Board Fund under section 4.64 (6) of the Act is to be applied by the Planning Secretary to the services referred to in clause 246A (2) (g), (h) and (j).(2) The consent authority must forward to the Planning Secretary—(a) on or before the 14th day of each month, a report in relation to development applications lodged with it during the previous month containing such information, and being prepared in such form, as the Planning Secretary may determine, and(b) on or before the 28th day of each month, the total amount set aside under subclause (1) in relation to those development applications.(3) The Planning Secretary may at any time reduce or waive (unconditionally or subject to conditions) the amount to be paid under this clause.