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Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Current version for 13 September 2019 to date (accessed 18 November 2019 at 14:28)
Erection of signs
A complying development certificate for development that involves any building work, subdivision work or demolition work must be issued subject to a condition that the requirements of subclauses (2) and (3) are complied with.A sign must be erected in a prominent position on any site on which building work, subdivision work or demolition work is being carried out—showing the name, address and telephone number of the principal certifying authority for the work, andshowing the name of the principal contractor (if any) for any building work and a telephone number on which that person may be contacted outside working hours, andstating that unauthorised entry to the site is prohibited.Any such sign is to be maintained while the building work, subdivision work or demolition work is being carried out, but must be removed when the work has been completed.This clause does not apply in relation to building work, subdivision work or demolition work that is carried out inside an existing building, that does not affect the external walls of the building.This clause does not apply in relation to Crown building work that is certified, in accordance with section 6.28 of the Act, to comply with the technical provisions of the State’s building laws.This clause applies to a complying development certificate issued before 1 July 2004 only if the building work, subdivision work or demolition work involved had not been commenced by that date.Principal certifying authorities and principal contractors must also ensure that signs required by this clause are erected and maintained (see clause 227A which currently imposes a maximum penalty of $1,100).