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Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Current version for 13 September 2019 to date (accessed 13 November 2019 at 10:38)
Calling in existing development applications
This clause applies to development that is declared to be State significant development by order of the Minister under section 4.36 (3) of the Act and which is the subject of a development application made and not finally determined before that declaration.On making the declaration, the Minister may in writing direct the relevant consent authority—to complete any steps in relation to the development application, andto forward to the Minister the development application and any other relevant documents and information in relation to the development, andto pay to the Planning Secretary a specified proportion of any fees paid in relation to the development application, andto notify the applicant, relevant authorities and any other persons or classes of persons specified in the direction that the Minister is now the consent authority for the development.On the making of the declaration—the development application is taken to be a development application for State significant development, andany amount payable under clauses 256F–256L in relation to the development is to be reduced by the amount (if any) payable to the Planning Secretary under subclause (2) (c), andany steps taken by the relevant consent authority in respect of the development application are taken to be steps taken by the Planning Secretary or the Minister in relation to the application for State significant development.