Environmental Planning Instrument - Foreshore Building Line

This data identifies the foreshore building line. Land between this line and the high water mark of the nearest natural waterbody comprises the foreshore area. Development in the foreshore area is subject to an "Additional Local Provision" which can be found in Part 6 or Part 7 of the Local Environment Plan

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Metadata template type Vector
Asset Type Dataset
Alternative Title EPI - FBL
Edition 1
Purpose This spatial dataset identifies the foreshore building line (FBL). The FBL highlights the distance landward from the Deed High Water Mark (DHWM) where buildings and/or structures or other forms of development can occur.
Update Frequency As needed
OEH Service DPE Service
Equivalent Scale 320000
Vector representation
Record 1
Object type
Object count
Geospatial Topic Environment
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Dataset extent

Temporal Coverage From 2012-08-11
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
Licence Creative Commons Attribution
Landing page https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/opendata/dataset/environmental-planning-instrument-foreshore-building-line
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Attribution NSW Department of Planning, Housing and Infrastructure asserts the right to be attributed as author of the original material in the following manner: "© State Government of NSW and NSW Department of Planning, Housing and Infrastructure 2018"