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Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Current version for 15 November 2019 to date (accessed 19 November 2019 at 20:59)
Certain development allowed
(cf clause 39 of EP&A Regulation 1994)
An existing use may, subject to this Division—be enlarged, expanded or intensified, orbe altered or extended, orbe rebuilt, orbe changed to another use, but only if that other use is a use that may be carried out with or without development consent under the Act, orif it is a commercial use—be changed to another commercial use (including a commercial use that would otherwise be prohibited under the Act), orif it is a light industrial use—be changed to another light industrial use or a commercial use (including a light industrial use or commercial use that would otherwise be prohibited under the Act).However, an existing use must not be changed under subclause (1)(e) or (f) unless that change—involves only alterations or additions that are minor in nature, anddoes not involve an increase of more than 10% in the floor space of the premises associated with the existing use, anddoes not involve the rebuilding of the premises associated with the existing use, anddoes not involve a significant intensification of that existing use.(Repealed)In this clause—means the use of a building, work or land for the purpose of office premises, business premises or retail premises (as those terms are defined in the Standard Instrument).