Repealed - State Environmental Planning Policy (Educational Establishments and Child Care Facilities) 2017

This is a repealed State Environmental Planning Policy and has been superseded by the State Environmental Planning Policy (Transport and Infrastructure) 2021 as part of the Department's initiative to consolidate State Environmental Planning Policies to simplify and provide certainty to the planning system.

Click here to go to the State Environmental Planning Policy (Transport and Infrastructure) 2021 Open Data page: https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/opendata/dataset/state-environmental-planning-policy-transport-and-infrastructure-2021

Go to the following link to find out more about the new consolidated SEPPs: https://www.planning.nsw.gov.au/Policy-and-Legislation/State-Environmental-Planning-Policies/Consolidated-state-environmental-planning-policies

This historical record represents the State Environmental Planning Policy (Educational Establishments and Child Care Facilities) 2017,

Organisation: Department of Planning and Environment

The Department of Planning and Environment exists to make people's lives better by making NSW a great place to live and work. Read more

Data and Resources

Please email data.broker@environment.nsw.gov.au to request access to this dataset. A DPE representative will be in contact with you shortly, usually within 2 business days, with instruction on accessing the dataset. There may be a requirement to negotiate a data licence agreement.

Additional Info

Metadata template type Vector
Asset Type Dataset
Alternative Title SEPP (Educational Establishments and Child Care Facilities) 2017
Edition 1
Purpose The aim of this Policy is to facilitate the effective delivery of educational establishments and early education and care facilities across the State by:(a) improving regulatory certainty and efficiency through a consistent planning regime for educational establishments and early education and care facilities, and (b) simplifying and standardising planning approval pathways for educational establishments and early education and care facilities (including identifying certain development of minimal environmental impact as exempt development), and (c) establishing consistent State-wide assessment requirements and design considerations for educational establishments and early education and care facilities to improve the quality of infrastructure delivered and to minimise impacts on surrounding areas, and (d) allowing for the efficient development, redevelopment or use of surplus government-owned land (including providing for consultation with communities regarding educational establishments in their local area), and (e) providing for consultation with relevant public authorities about certain development during the assessment process or prior to development commencing, and (f) aligning the NSW planning framework with the National Quality Framework that regulates early education and care services, and (g) ensuring that proponents of new developments or modified premises meet the applicable requirements of the National Quality Framework for early education and care services, and of the corresponding regime for State regulated education and care services, as part of the planning approval and development process, and (h) encouraging proponents of new developments or modified premises and consent authorities to facilitate the joint and shared use of the facilities of educational establishments with the community through appropriate design.
Update Frequency Not planned
OEH Service DPE Service
Keywords HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT-Planning
Equivalent Scale 320000
Vector representation
Record 1
Object type
Surface
Object count
Geospatial Topic Environment
Geospatial Coverage

Dataset extent

Temporal Coverage From 2018-03-23
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
Licence Creative Commons Attribution
Landing page https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/opendata/dataset/sepp-educational-establishments-child-care-facilities-2017
Legal Disclaimer Read
Attribution Department of Planning and Environment asserts the right to be attributed as author of the original material in the following manner: "© State Government of NSW and Department of Planning and Environment 2019"