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STATE ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING POLICY (EXEMPT AND COMPLYING DEVELOPMENT CODES) 2008

- Made under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
- As at 1 July 2019
- Reg 572 of 2008

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

   PART 1 - GENERAL

           Division 1 - Preliminary

   1.1.    Name of Policy
   1.2.    Commencement
   1.3.    Aims of Policy
   1.4.    Land to which Policy applies
   1.4A.   Development to which Policy does not apply
   1.5.    Interpretation--general
   1.6.    Interpretation--references to land use zones
   1.7.    Maps
   1.8.    Relationship with other State environmental planning policies
   1.9.    Relationship with local environmental plans and development control plans
   1.10.   Same development
   1.11.   (Repealed)
   1.12.   Variations to certain codes
   1.13.   Savings provisions
   1.14.   Review of Policy

           Division 2 - Exempt and complying development

   1.15.   What development is exempt development?
   1.16.   General requirements for exempt development
   1.16A.  Exempt development on land within 18 kilometres of Siding Spring Observatory
   1.17.   What development is complying development?
   1.17A.  Requirements for complying development for all environmental planning instruments
   1.18.   General requirements for complying development under this Policy
   1.19.   Land on which complying development may not be carried out
   1.20.   Suspension of covenants, agreements and instruments

   PART 2 - EXEMPT DEVELOPMENT CODES
   Note
   Note

           Division 1 - General Exempt Development Code

              Subdivision 1 - Access ramps

   2.1.    Specified development
   2.2.    Development standards

              Subdivision 2 - Aerials, antennae and communication dishes

   2.3.    Specified development
   2.4.    Development standards

              Subdivision 3 - Air-conditioning units

   2.5.    Specified development
   2.6.    Development standards

              Subdivision 3A - Animal shelters

   2.6A.   Specified development
   2.6B.   Development standards

              Subdivision 3B - Automatic teller machines

   2.6C.   Specified development
   2.6D.   Development standards

              Subdivision 4 - Aviaries

   2.7.    Specified development
   2.8.    Development standards

              Subdivision 5 - Awnings, blinds and canopies

   2.9.    Specified development
   2.10.   Development standards

              Subdivision 6 - Balconies, decks, patios, pergolas, terraces and verandahs

   2.11.   Specified development
   2.12.   Development standards

              Subdivision 7 - Barbecues and other outdoor cooking structures

   2.13.   Specified development
   2.14.   Development standards

              Subdivision 8 - (Repealed)
              None

              Subdivision 8A - Bollards

   2.16A.  Specified development
   2.16B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 9 - Cabanas, cubby houses, ferneries, garden sheds, gazebos and greenhouses

   2.17.   Specified development
   2.18.   Development standards

              Subdivision 10 - Carports

   2.19.   Specified development
   2.20.   Development standards

              Subdivision 10A - Change of use of premises

   2.20A.  Specified development
   2.20B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 10B - Change of use of places of public worship

   2.20C.  Specified development
   2.20D.  Development standards

              Subdivision 10C - Charity bins and recycling bins

   2.20E.  Specified development
   2.20F.  Development standards

              Subdivision 11 - Clothes hoists and clothes lines

   2.21.   Specified development
   2.22.   Development standards

              Subdivision 12 - Container recycling equipment

   2.23.   Specified development
   2.23A.  Development in car parks
   2.24.   Development standards

              Subdivision 13 - Demolition

   2.25.   Specified development
   2.26.   Development standards

              Subdivision 14 - Driveways and hard stand spaces

   2.27.   Specified development
   2.28.   Development standards

              Subdivision 15 - Earthworks, retaining walls and structural support

   2.29.   Specified development
   2.30.   Development standards

              Subdivision 15AA - Emergency work and temporary repairs

   2.30AA. Specified development
   2.30AB. Development standards

              Subdivision 15A - Evaporative cooling units (roof mounted)

   2.30A.  Specified development
   2.30B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 16 - Farm buildings (other than stock holding yards, grain silos and grain bunkers)

   2.31.   Specified development
   2.32.   Development standards

              Subdivision 16A - Stock holding yards not used for sale of stock

   2.32A.  Specified development
   2.32B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 16B - Grain silos and grain bunkers

   2.32C.  Specified development
   2.32D.  Development standards--general
   2.32E.  Development standards--grain silos
   2.32F.  Development standards--grain bunkers

              Subdivision 17 - Fences (certain residential zones and Zone RU5)

   2.33.   Specified development
   2.34.   Development standards

              Subdivision 17A - Fences for swimming pools (certain residential zones and Zone RU5)

   2.34A.  Specified development
   2.34B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 18 - Fences (certain rural zones, environment protection zones and Zone R5)

   2.35.   Specified development
   2.36.   Development standards

              Subdivision 19 - Fences (business and industrial zones)

   2.37.   Specified development
   2.38.   Development standards

              Subdivision 19A - (Repealed)
              None

              Subdivision 20 - Flagpoles

   2.39.   Specified development
   2.40.   Development standards

              Subdivision 20A - Footpaths--outdoor dining

   2.40A.  Specified development
   2.40B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 21 - Fowl and poultry houses

   2.41.   Specified development
   2.42.   Development standards

              Subdivision 21AA - Fuel tanks and gas storage

   2.42AA. Specified development
   2.42AB. Development standards

              Subdivision 21A - Garbage bin storage enclosure

   2.42A.  Specified development
   2.42B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 21B - (Repealed)
              None

              Subdivision 22 - Home businesses, home industries and home occupations

   2.43.   Specified development
   2.44.   Development standards

              Subdivision 23 - (Repealed)
              None

              Subdivision 23A - Hot water systems

   2.46A.  Specified development
   2.46B.  Development standards
           Note
           Note

              Subdivision 24 - Landscaping structures

   2.47.   Specified development
   2.48.   Development standards

              Subdivision 25 - Letterboxes

   2.49.   Specified development
   2.50.   Development standards

              Subdivision 25A - Maintenance of buildings in draft heritage conservation areas

   2.50A.  Specified development
   2.50B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 26 - Minor building alterations (internal)

   2.51.   Specified development
   2.52.   Development standards

              Subdivision 27 - Minor building alterations (external)

   2.53.   Specified development
   2.54.   Development standards

              Subdivision 27A - Mobile food and drink outlets

   2.54A.  Specified development
   2.54B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 28 - Pathways and paving

   2.55.   Specified development
   2.56.   Development standards

              Subdivision 29 - Playground equipment

   2.57.   Specified development
   2.58.   Development standards

              Subdivision 30 - Portable swimming pools and spas and child-resistant barriers

   2.59.   Specified development
   2.60.   Development standards

              Subdivision 31 - Privacy screens

   2.61.   Specified development
   2.62.   Development standards

              Subdivision 32 - Rainwater tanks (above ground)

   2.63.   Specified development
   2.64.   Development standards

              Subdivision 33 - Rainwater tanks (below ground)

   2.65.   Specified development
   2.66.   Development standards

              Subdivision 33A - Roller shutter doors adjoining lanes

   2.66A.  Specified development
   2.66B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 34 - (Repealed)
              None

              Subdivision 35 - Screen enclosures (of balconies, decks, patios, pergolas, terraces and verandahs)

   2.69.   Specified development
   2.70.   Development standards

              Subdivision 36 - Shade structures of canvas, fabric, mesh or the like

   2.71.   Specified development
   2.72.   Development standards

              Subdivision 36A - (Repealed)
              None

              Subdivision 37 - Skylights, roof windows and ventilators

   2.73.   Specified development
   2.74.   Development standards
           Note

              Subdivision 38 - Subdivision

   2.75.   Specified development
   2.76.   Development standards

              Subdivision 39 - Sculptures and artworks

   2.77.   Specified development
   2.78.   Development standards

              Subdivision 39A - (Repealed)
              None

              Subdivision 39B - Tennis courts

   2.78C.  Specified development
   2.78D.  Development standards

              Subdivision 39C - Waste storage containers

   2.78E.  Specified development
   2.78F.  Development standards

              Subdivision 40 - Water features and ponds

   2.79.   Specified development
   2.80.   Development standards

              Subdivision 40A - Waterways structures--minor alterations

   2.80A.  Specified development
   2.80B.  Development standards

              Subdivision 41 - Windmills

   2.81.   Specified development
   2.82.   Development standards

           Division 2 - Advertising and Signage Exempt Development Code

              Subdivision 1 - General requirements for advertising and signage

   2.83.   General requirements

              Subdivision 2 - Building identification signs

   2.84.   Specified development
   2.85.   Development standards

              Subdivision 3 - Wall signs

   2.86.   Specified development
   2.87.   Development standards

              Subdivision 4 - Fascia signs

   2.88.   Specified development
   2.89.   Development standards

              Subdivision 5 - Under awning signs

   2.90.   Specified development
   2.91.   Development standards

              Subdivision 6 - Top hamper signs

   2.92.   Specified development
   2.93.   Development standards

              Subdivision 7 - Window signs

   2.94.   Specified development
   2.95.   Development standards

              Subdivision 8 - Replacement of identification signs

   2.96.   Specified development
   2.97.   Development standards

              Subdivision 9 - Internal signs

   2.98.   Specified development
   2.99.   Development standards

              Subdivision 10 - Community notice and public information signs

   2.100.  Specified development
   2.101.  Development standards

              Subdivision 11 - Temporary event signs

   2.102.  Specified development
   2.103.  Development standards

              Subdivision 12 - Real estate signs

   2.104.  Specified development
   2.105.  Development standards

              Subdivision 13 - Election signs

   2.106.  Specified development
   2.107.  Development standards

           Division 3 - Temporary Uses and Structures Exempt Development Code

              Subdivision 1 - General requirements for temporary uses and structures

   2.108.  General requirements

              Subdivision 2 - Scaffolding, hoardings and temporary construction site fences

   2.109.  Specified development
   2.110.  Development standards

              Subdivision 3 - Temporary builders' structures

   2.111.  Specified development
   2.112.  Development standards

              Subdivision 4 - Filming

   2.113.  Specified development
   2.114.  Development standards

              Subdivision 5 - Temporary structures and alterations or additions to buildings for filming purposes

   2.115.  Specified development
   2.116.  Development standards

              Subdivision 6 - Tents or marquees used for filming purposes and private functions

   2.117.  Specified development
   2.118.  Development standards

              Subdivision 7 - Tents, marquees or booths for community events

   2.119.  Specified development
   2.120.  Development standards

              Subdivision 8 - Stages or platforms for private functions

   2.121.  Specified development
   2.122.  Development standards

              Subdivision 9 - Stages or platforms for community events

   2.123.  Specified development
   2.124.  Development standards

              Subdivision 10 - Major events sites--additional temporary development

   2.125.  Specified development
   2.126.  Development standards

              Subdivision 11 - Sydney Cricket Ground--additional temporary development

   2.127.  Specified development
   2.128.  Development standards

              Subdivision 12 - Trading hours--temporary extensions for Christmas

   2.129.  Specified development
   2.130.  Development standards

              Subdivision 13 - Trading hours--temporary extension for licensed premises

   2.131.  Specified development--extended trading hours of licensed premises generally
   2.131A. (Repealed)
   2.131B. Specified development--extended trading hours on new year's eve for licensed premises across the State
   2.132.  Development standards

   PART 2A - TRANSITIONAL DEVELOPMENT UNDER FORMER GENERAL HOUSING CODE AND RELATED PROVISIONS

   2A.1.   Housing that would have been complying development under repealed General Housing Code continues to be complying development
   2A.2.   Housing that would have been complying development under certain other repealed provisions continues to be complying development
   2A.3.   Part ceases to have effect on 13 July 2019

   PART 3 - HOUSING CODE
   Note
   Note
   Note

           Division 1 - Requirements for complying development under this code

   3.1.    Development that is complying development under this code
   3.2.    Development that is not complying development under this code
   3.3.    Determining lot type

           Division 2 - General standards relating to land type

   3.4.    Complying development on bush fire prone land
   3.5.    Complying development on flood control lots
   3.6.    Development standards for land near Siding Spring Observatory

           Division 3 - Development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3.7.    Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3.8.    Maximum building height
   3.9.    Maximum gross floor area of all buildings
   3.10.   Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of boundary walls
   3.11.   Exceptions to setbacks
   3.12.   Other development standards for balconies, decks, patios, terraces and verandahs attached to side or rear of dwelling house

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3.13.   Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Amenity development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3.14.   Building design
   3.15.   Privacy screens for windows and certain attached development
   3.16.   Car parking and vehicle access requirements

           Division 4 - Development standards for detached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3.17.   Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for detached development (other than swimming pools and fences)

   3.18.   Maximum height
   3.19.   Maximum gross floor area of all buildings on lot
   3.20.   Maximum gross floor area of certain detached development
   3.21.   Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of built to boundary walls
   3.22.   Heritage conservation areas
   3.23.   Other development standards for detached garages and carports
   3.24.   Other development standards for detached decks, patios, pergolas, terraces and verandahs
   3.25.   Other development standards for detached studios
   3.26.   Exceptions to setbacks

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for detached development (other than fences and child-resistant barriers)

   3.27.   Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Built form development standards for swimming pools, fences and child-resistant barriers

   3.28.   Development standards for swimming pools
   3.29.   Development standards for fences

           Division 5 - Development standards for associated works including earthworks, retaining walls, drainage, protection of walls, protection of trees and conditions under complying development certificates

   3.30.   Earthworks, retaining walls and structural support
   3.31.   Drainage
   3.32.   Protecting adjoining walls
   3.33.   Setbacks of dwelling houses, attached development and detached development from protected trees
   3.34.   Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   PART 3A - RURAL HOUSING CODE
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   Note
   Note

           Division 1 - Development that is complying development under this code

   3A.1.   Land to which code applies
   3A.2.   New single storey and two storey dwelling houses
   3A.2A.  Calculating number of storeys
   3A.3.   Alterations or additions to existing single storey and two storey dwelling houses
   3A.4.   Roof terraces excluded
   3A.5.   Ancillary development
   3A.6.   Calculating lot area

           Division 2 - Removal or pruning of trees

   3A.7.   When separate permits are not required under this Part

           Division 3 - Development standards for this code

              Subdivision 1 - Application

   3A.8.   Application of development standards

              Subdivision 2 - Site requirements

   3A.9.   Lot requirements and building envelope
   3A.10.  Maximum site coverage of all development
   3A.11.  Maximum floor area for new dwelling houses
   3A.12.  Maximum floor area for new outbuildings
   3A.13.  Setbacks and maximum floor area for balconies, decks, patios, terraces and verandahs

              Subdivision 3 - Building heights and setbacks

   3A.14.  Maximum heights of dwelling houses and outbuildings
   3A.15.  Setbacks of dwelling houses and ancillary development from roads
   3A.16.  Setbacks of dwelling houses from side boundaries
   3A.17.  Setbacks of dwelling houses from rear boundaries
   3A.18.  Setbacks of outbuildings from side and rear boundaries
   3A.19.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3A.20.  Calculating setbacks
   3A.21.  Building articulation
   3A.22.  Building elements within the articulation zone to a primary road
   3A.23.  Privacy

              Subdivision 4 - Landscaping

   3A.24.  Landscaped area
   3A.24A. Setbacks of dwelling houses and ancillary development from protected trees
   3A.25.  Principal private open space

              Subdivision 5 - Car parking and access

   3A.26.  Car parking requirements
   3A.27.  Garages, carports and car parking spaces
   3A.28.  Vehicle access

              Subdivision 6 - Earthworks and drainage

   3A.29.  Earthworks, retaining walls and structural support
   3A.30.  3A.31. (Repealed)
   3A.32.  Drainage

              Subdivision 7 - Ancillary development

   3A.33.  Swimming pools
   3A.33A. Development standards for detached studios
   3A.34.  3A.35. (Repealed)

              Subdivision 8 - Outbuildings

   3A.36.  Development standards for outbuildings in heritage conservation areas

              Subdivision 9 - Development standards for particular land

   3A.37.  Development standards for bush fire prone land
   3A.38.  Complying development on flood control lots
   3A.38A. Development standards for land near Siding Spring Observatory

           Division 4 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   3A.39.  Conditions specified in Schedule 6 apply
   3A.40.3A.48.

   PART 3B - LOW RISE MEDIUM DENSITY HOUSING CODE
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   Note

           Division 1A - Manor houses permitted in certain land use zones

   3B.1A.  Development for the purposes of manor houses

           Division 1 - Requirements for complying development under this code

   3B.1.   Development that can be complying development under this code
   3B.2.   Development that is not complying development under this code
   3B.3.   Determining lot type
   3B.4.   Complying development on bush fire prone land
   3B.5.   Complying development on flood control lots
   3B.6.   Development standards for land near Siding Spring Observatory

           Division 2 - Development standards for certain dual occupancies and attached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3B.7.   Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards

   3B.8.   Lot requirements
   3B.9.   Maximum building height
   3B.10.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings
   3B.11.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of boundary walls
   3B.12.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3B.13.  Dwelling configuration on lot
   3B.14.  Other development standards for new balconies, decks, patios, terraces and verandahs attached to side or rear of dual occupancy

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards

   3B.15.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Amenity development standards

   3B.16.  Primary and secondary road articulation zones
   3B.17.  Privacy screens for windows and certain attached development
   3B.18.  Car parking and vehicle access requirements
   3B.19.  Building design

           Division 3 - Development standards for manor houses, certain dual occupancies and attached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3B.20.  Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards

   3B.21.  Lot requirements
   3B.22.  Maximum building height
   3B.23.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings
   3B.24.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of boundary walls
   3B.25.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3B.26.  Other development standards for new balconies, decks, patios, terraces and verandahs attached to side or rear of dual occupancy or manor house

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards

   3B.27.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Amenity development standards

   3B.28.  Primary road articulation zone
   3B.29.  Privacy screens for windows and certain attached development
   3B.30.  Car parking and vehicle access requirements
   3B.31.  Building design

           Division 4 - Development standards for multi dwelling housing (terraces) and attached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3B.32.  Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards

   3B.33.  Lot requirements
   3B.34.  Maximum building height
   3B.35.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings
   3B.36.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of boundary walls
   3B.37.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3B.38.  Dwelling configuration on lot
   3B.39.  Other development standards for new attached side or rear balconies, decks, patios, terraces or verandahs

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards

   3B.40.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Amenity development standards

   3B.41.  Primary and secondary road articulation zones
   3B.42.  Privacy screens for windows and certain attached development
   3B.43.  Car parking and vehicle access requirements
   3B.44.  Building design

           Division 5 - Development standards for detached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3B.45.  Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for detached development (other than swimming pools and fences)

   3B.46.  Lot requirements
   3B.47.  Maximum height
   3B.48.  Maximum gross floor area of certain detached development
   3B.49.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of built to boundary walls
   3B.50.  Other development standards for detached garages and carports
   3B.51.  Other development standards for detached decks, patios, pergolas, terraces and verandahs
   3B.52.  Other development standards for detached studios
   3B.53.  Other development standards for detached cabanas, cubby houses, ferneries, garden sheds, gazebos, greenhouses, rainwater tanks, shade structures or sheds
   3B.54.  Exceptions to setbacks

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for detached development (other than fences and child-resistant barriers)

   3B.55.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Built form development standards for swimming pools and fences

   3B.56.  Development standards for swimming pools
   3B.57.  Development standards for fences

           Division 6 - Development standards for associated works including earthworks, retaining walls, drainage, protection of walls, protection of trees and conditions under complying development certificates

   3B.58.  Earthworks, retaining walls and structural support
   3B.59.  Drainage
   3B.60.  Protecting adjoining walls
   3B.61.  Setbacks of dual occupancies, manor houses, attached development and detached development from protected trees

           Division 7 - Miscellaneous

   3B.62.  Conditions specified in Schedule 6A apply
   3B.63.  Deferred application of Part to land in certain local government areas

   PART 3C - GREENFIELD HOUSING CODE
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   Note

           Division 1 - Requirements for complying development under this code

   3C.1.   Land to which this code applies
   3C.2.   Development that is complying development under this code
   3C.3.   Development that is not complying development under this code
   3C.4.   Determining lot type

           Division 2 - General standards relating to land type

   3C.5.   Complying development on bush fire prone land
   3C.6.   Complying development on flood control lots
   3C.7.   Development standards for land near Siding Spring Observatory

           Division 3 - Development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3C.8.   Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3C.9.   Maximum building height
   3C.10.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings
   3C.11.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of boundary walls
   3C.12.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3C.13.  Other development standards for attached garages
   3C.14.  Other development standards for balconies, decks, patios, terraces and verandahs attached to side or rear of dwelling house

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3C.15.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Amenity development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3C.16.  Building design
   3C.17.  Windows, doors and openings
   3C.18.  Privacy screens for windows and certain attached development
   3C.19.  Car parking and vehicle access requirements

           Division 4 - Development standards for detached development

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3C.20.  Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for detached development (other than swimming pools and fences)

   3C.21.  Maximum height
   3C.22.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings on lot
   3C.23.  Maximum gross floor area of certain detached development
   3C.24.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of built to boundary walls
   3C.25.  Heritage conservation areas
   3C.26.  Other development standards for detached garages and carports
   3C.27.  Other development standards for detached decks, patios, pergolas, terraces and verandahs
   3C.28.  Other development standards for detached studios
   3C.29.  Exceptions to setbacks

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for detached development (other than fences and child-resistant barriers)

   3C.30.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Built form development standards for swimming pools, fences and child-resistant barriers

   3C.31.  Development standards for swimming pools
   3C.32.  Development standards for fences

           Division 5 - Development standards for associated works including earthworks, retaining walls, drainage, protection of walls, protection of trees and conditions under complying development certificates

   3C.33.  Earthworks, retaining walls and structural support
   3C.34.  Drainage
   3C.35.  Protecting adjoining walls
   3C.36.  Setbacks of dwelling houses, attached development and detached development from protected trees

           Division 6 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   3C.37.  Conditions specified in this clause and Schedule 6 apply

   PART 3D - INLAND CODE
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           Division 1 - Application of code

   3D.1.   Land to which code applies
   3D.2.   Savings and transitional provision

           Division 2 - Requirements for complying development under this code

   3D.3.   Development that is complying development under this code
   3D.4.   Development that is not complying development under this code
   3D.5.   Determining lot type
   3D.6.   Complying development on bush fire prone land
   3D.7.   Complying development on flood control lots
   3D.8.   Development standards for land near Siding Spring Observatory

           Division 3 - Development standards--dwelling houses and attached development in Zones RU1, RU2, RU3, RU4 and RU6

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3D.9.   Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3D.10.  Lot requirements
   3D.11.  Maximum building height and siting of development
   3D.12.  Minimum setbacks
   3D.13.  Setbacks from certain adjoining land
   3D.14.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3D.15.  Vehicle access
   3D.16.  Other development standards for attached balconies, decks, patios, pergolas terraces and verandahs

           Division 4 - Development standards--dwelling houses and attached development in Zones RU5, R1, R2, R3 and R4

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3D.17.  Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3D.18.  Lot requirements
   3D.19.  Maximum building height
   3D.20.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings
   3D.21.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of built to boundary walls
   3D.22.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3D.23.  Other development standards for balconies, decks, patios, pergolas terraces and verandahs attached to side or rear of dwelling house

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3D.24.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Amenity development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3D.25.  Building design
   3D.26.  Privacy screens for windows and certain attached development
   3D.27.  Car parking, vehicle access and garage requirements

           Division 5 - Development standards--dwelling houses and attached development in Zone R5

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3D.28.  Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3D.29.  Lot requirements
   3D.30.  Maximum building height and siting of development
   3D.31.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings
   3D.32.  Minimum setbacks
   3D.33.  Exceptions to setbacks
   3D.34.  Other development standards for balconies, decks, patios, pergolas, terraces and verandahs attached to side or rear of dwelling house

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3D.35.  Landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Amenity development standards for dwelling houses and attached development

   3D.36.  Building design
   3D.37.  Privacy screens for windows and certain attached development

              Subdivision 5 - Car parking and access

   3D.38.  Car parking, vehicle access and garage requirements

           Division 6 - Development standards for detached development in rural and residential zones

              Subdivision 1 - Application of Division

   3D.39.  Application of Division

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards for detached development (other than farm buildings, swimming pools and fences)

   3D.40.  Lot requirements
   3D.41.  Maximum height
   3D.42.  Maximum gross floor area of all buildings on lot
   3D.43.  Maximum floor area of certain detached development
   3D.44.  Minimum setbacks and maximum height and length of built to boundary walls
   3D.45.  Heritage conservation areas
   3D.46.  Other development standards for detached garages and carports
   3D.47.  Other development standards for detached balconies, decks, patios, pergolas, terraces and verandahs
   3D.48.  Other development standards for detached studios
   3D.49.  Exceptions to setbacks

              Subdivision 3 - Landscape development standards for detached development (other than fences and child-resistant barriers) in Zones R1, R2, R3, R4, R5 and RU5

   3D.50.  Application of Subdivision
   3D.51.  Minimum landscaped area

              Subdivision 4 - Built form development standards for swimming pools and fences

   3D.52.  Development standards for swimming pools
   3D.53.  Development standards for fences in Zones R1, R2, R3, R4 and RU5

           Division 7 - Development standards for farm buildings (other than stock holding yards, grain silos and grain bunkers) in Zones RU1, RU2, RU3, RU4, RU6 and R5

              Subdivision 1 - Preliminary

   3D.54.  Application of Division
   3D.55.  Definition

              Subdivision 2 - Built form development standards

   3D.56.  Maximum height and siting of development
   3D.57.  Maximum footprint
   3D.58.  Maximum footprint of all farm buildings on landholding area
   3D.59.  Minimum setbacks
   3D.60.  Additional development standards

           Division 8 - Development standards for associated works including earthworks, retaining walls, drainage, protection of walls and protection of trees

   3D.61.  Earthworks, retaining walls and structural support
   3D.62.  Drainage
   3D.63.  Protecting adjoining walls
   3D.64.  Setbacks of dwelling houses, attached development and detached development from protected trees

           Division 9 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   3D.65.  Conditions specified in Schedule 6 apply

   PART 4 - HOUSING ALTERATIONS CODE
   Note

           Division 1 - Specified development and development standards under this code

              Subdivision 1 - Internal alterations

   4.1.    Specified complying development
   4.2.    Development standards

              Subdivision 2 - External alterations to existing dwelling houses and ancillary development

   4.3.    Specified complying development
   4.4.    Development standards

              Subdivision 2A - External alterations to residential accommodation other than dwelling houses and ancillary development

   4.4A.   Specified complying development
   4.4B.   Development standards

              Subdivision 3 - Attic conversions

   4.5.    Specified complying development
   4.6.    Development standards

              Subdivision 3A - Development standards for particular land

   4.6A.   Development standards for bush fire prone land

           Division 1A - (Repealed)
           None

           Division 2 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   4.7.    Conditions specified in Schedule 7 apply
   4.8.4.  11. (Repealed)

   PART 4A - GENERAL DEVELOPMENT CODE
   Note

           Division 1 - Specified development and development standards under this code

              Subdivision 1 - Bed and breakfast accommodation

   4A.1.   Specified complying development
   4A.2.   Development standards

              Subdivision 2 - Home businesses

   4A.3.   Specified complying development
   4A.4.   Development standards

              Subdivision 3 - Tents, marquees or booths for community events

   4A.5.   Specified development
   4A.6.   Development standards

              Subdivision 4 - Stages or platforms for community events

   4A.7.   Specified development
   4A.8.   Development standards

              Subdivision 5 - Sydney Olympic Park--major events

   4A.9.   Specified development
   4A.10.  Development standards

              Subdivision 6 - Waterways structures

   4A.11.  Specified development
   4A.12.  Development standards

           Division 2 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   4A.13.  Conditions specified in Schedule 7 apply

   PART 5 - COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL ALTERATIONS CODE
   Note
   Note
   Note

           Division 1 - Specified development and development standards under this code

              Subdivision 1 - Building alterations (internal)

   5.1.    Specified complying development
   5.2.    Development standards

              Subdivision 2 - Change of use of premises

   5.3.    Specified complying development
   5.4.    Development standards

              Subdivision 3 - First use of premises

   5.5.    Specified development
   5.6.    Development standards

              Subdivision 4 - Mechanical ventilation systems

   5.7.    Specified complying development
   5.8.    Development standards

              Subdivision 5 - Shop fronts and awnings

   5.9.    Specified complying development
   5.10.   Development standards

              Subdivision 6 - Skylights and roof windows

   5.11.   Specified complying development
   5.12.   Development standards

              Subdivision 7 - Projecting wall signs

   5.13.   Specified development
   5.14.   Development standards

              Subdivision 8 - Freestanding pylon and directory board signs

   5.15.   Specified development
   5.16.   Development standards

              Subdivision 9 - Ancillary development

   5.17.   Specified development
   5.18.   Development standards

              Subdivision 10 - Earthworks, retaining walls and structural support

   5.19.   Specified development
   5.20.   Development standards

              Subdivision 11 - Driveways, hard stand spaces, pathways and paving

   5.21.   Specified development
   5.22.   Development standards

              Subdivision 12 - Fences

   5.23.   Specified development
   5.24.   Development standards

              Subdivision 13 - Development standards for land near Siding Spring Observatory

   5.24A.  Specified development
   5.24B.  Development standards

           Division 2 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   5.25.   Conditions specified in Schedule 8 apply

   PART 5A - COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL (NEW BUILDINGS AND ADDITIONS) CODE
   Note
   Note

           Division 1 - Development that is complying development under this code

   5A.1.   Land to which code applies
   5A.2.   Alterations or additions to an existing building or construction of new building
   5A.3.   When separate permits are not required under this Part

           Division 2 - Development standards for this code relating to industrial buildings
           Note

              Subdivision 1 - Application

   5A.4.   Application of development standards

              Subdivision 2 - General

   5A.5.   General standards
   5A.6.   Registered easements

              Subdivision 3 - Site requirements

   5A.7.   Maximum gross floor area
   5A.8.   Maximum floor space ratio

              Subdivision 4 - Building heights and setbacks

   5A.9.   Maximum height
   5A.10.  Setbacks of development from roads
   5A.11.  Setbacks of development from side and rear boundaries

              Subdivision 5 - Building and site design requirements

   5A.12.  Front facade material finishes for new industrial buildings
   5A.13.  Building elements within the articulation zone for new industrial buildings
   5A.14.  Bunding
   5A.15.  Caretakers' flats
   5A.16.  Landscaped areas

           Division 3 - Development standards for this code relating to commercial premises
           Note

              Subdivision 1 - Application

   5A.17.  Application of development standards

              Subdivision 2 - General

   5A.18.  General standards

              Subdivision 3 - Site requirements

   5A.19.  Maximum gross floor area
   5A.20.  Maximum floor space ratio

              Subdivision 4 - Building heights and setbacks

   5A.21.  Maximum height
   5A.22.  Setbacks
   5A.23.  Privacy

           Division 4 - Development standards for both industrial and commercial development

   5A.24.  Car parking and access
   5A.25.  Loading facilities and driveways
   5A.26.  Garbage and waste storage
   5A.27.  Earthworks
   5A.28.  Drainage
   5A.29.  Development standards for bush fire prone land
   5A.30.  Complying development on flood control lots
   5A.30A. Development standards for land near Siding Spring Observatory

           Division 5 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   5A.31.  Conditions specified in Schedule 8 apply

   PART 5B - CONTAINER RECYCLING FACILITIES CODE
   Note

           Division 1 - Preliminary

   5B.1.   Definitions

           Division 2 - Development that is complying development under this code

   5B.2.   Development to which code applies
   5B.3.   Specified development

           Division 3 - Development standards for this code

   5B.4.   Application of development standards
   5B.5.   Application of standards under Commercial and Industrial (New Buildings and Additions) Code
   5B.6.   Development standards for container recycling facilities

           Division 4 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   5B.7.   Conditions specified in Schedule 8 apply

   PART 6 - SUBDIVISIONS CODE
   Note

           Division 1 - Strata subdivision

   6.1.    Specified complying development
   6.2.    Development standards

           Division 2 - Torrens subdivision

   6.3.    Specified complying development
   6.4.    Development standards

           Division 3 - Subdivision certificates

   6.5.    Issue of certificate by accredited certifier

           Division 4 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   6.6.    Conditions specified in Schedule 6B apply

   PART 7 - DEMOLITION CODE
   Note

           Division 1 - Specified development and development standards under this code

   7.1.    Specified complying development
   7.2.    Development standards

           Division 2 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   7.3.    Conditions specified in Schedule 9 apply
   7.4.7.  11. (Repealed)

   PART 8 - FIRE SAFETY CODE

           Division 1 - Development that is complying development under this code

   8.1.    Definitions
   8.2.    Specified complying development

           Division 2 - Development standards for this code

              Subdivision 1 - General development standards

   8.3.    Development standards

              Subdivision 2 - Water storage tanks

   8.4.    Development standards

              Subdivision 3 - Fixed on-site fire pump sets and associated external pump houses or enclosures

   8.5.    Development standards

              Subdivision 4 - Fire mains, pipes and booster connections

   8.6.    Development standards

              Subdivision 5 - Fire alarm communication link works

   8.7.    Development standards

           Division 3 - Conditions applying to complying development certificates under this code

   8.8.    Conditions specified in Schedule 10 apply
           Schedule 1 (Repealed)
           SCHEDULE 2
           SCHEDULE 3
           SCHEDULE 4
           SCHEDULE 5
           SCHEDULE 6
           SCHEDULE 6A
           SCHEDULE 6B
           SCHEDULE 7
           SCHEDULE 8
           SCHEDULE 9
           SCHEDULE 10


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