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Environmental Planning and Assessment Amendment (COVID-19 Planning Bodies) Regulation 2020.

Country/Territory
Australia
Territorial subdivision
New South Wales
Document type
Regulation
Date
2020
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., General
Keyword
Hazards Access-to-information Governance Public participation
Geographical area
Asia and the Pacific, Australia and New Zealand, Indian Ocean, Oceania, South Pacific
Abstract

The Regulation amends the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 by adding clause 294 that concerns special provisions for public hearings or public meetings of planning bodies during COVID-19 pandemic. The hearing or meeting must be held by means of an audio link or audio visual link and be able to be heard or viewed by electronic means by a member of the public at the time it is held.

Full text
English
Website
www.legislation.nsw.gov.au

References - Legislation

Implements

Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.

Legislation | Australia | 1979 (2020)

Keyword: Cultural heritage, Indigenous peoples, Basic legislation, EIA, Environmental planning, Dispute settlement, Offences/penalties, Policy/planning, Aquaculture, Freshwater resources management, Sustainable development, Water conservation zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000.

Legislation | Australia | 2001 (2018)

Keyword: EIA, Institution, Environmental fees/charges, Indigenous peoples

Source: FAO, FAOLEX