Authority Update: NSW - Amendments to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979

Certain amendments to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203 (Act) will commence on 1 March 2018. 

The Environmental Planning and Assessment (Amendment) Act 2017 No 60 makes changes of substance to the Act and, as a consequence, the Act has been renumbered in a decimal format. Section 149 Planning Certificates will become 'Section 10.7 Certificates' and gradually be referred to as either a Planning Certificate Section 10.7 (2) or Planning Certificate Section 10.7 (5) throughout Search Manager, in line with Local Councils. 

For more information regarding the move to decimal format click here (http://www.planning.nsw.gov.au/Policy-and-Legislation/Under-review-and-new-Policy-and-Legislation/~/media/5D2B3B5554EA401694F9504DF52C9219.ashx)

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