Major changes to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 commenced on 1 March 2018. Customers may have noticed, for example, that Section 149 Planning Certificates are now called Section 10.7 Certificates and Building Certificates are now issued under Section 6.26.
As a consequence, Council is committed to updating its website and all relevant forms and documents, both internal and external. This is an on-going process as the new legislation is being turned on in sections over time.
To assist the community in interpreting the draft Shoalhaven LEP 2013 and the changes made after the first exhibition, this section of the website contains a selection of background information and explanatory documents.