Repealed - State Environmental Planning Policy (Western Sydney Employment Area) 2009

This is a repealed State Environmental Planning Policy and has been superseded by the State Environmental Planning Policy (Industry & Employment) 2021 as part of the Department's initiative to consolidate State Environmental Planning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

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This historical record represents the Land Application, Land Zoning, Transport Arterial Rd Infra, Additional Permitted Uses, Land Reservation Acquisition, Industrial Release Area in SEPP (Western Sydney Employment Area) 2009.

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Metadata template type Vector
Asset Type Dataset
Alternative Title SEPP (Western Sydney Employment Area) 2009
Edition 1
Purpose (1) This Policy aims to protect and enhance the land to which this Policy applies (the Western Sydney Employment Area) for employment purposes.(2) The particular aims of this Policy are as follows:(a) to promote economic development and the creation of employment in the Western Sydney Employment Area by providing for development including major warehousing, distribution, freight transport, industrial, high technology and research facilities,(b) to provide for the co-ordinated planning and development of land in the Western Sydney Employment Area,(c) to rezone land for employment or environmental conservation purposes,(d) to improve certainty and regulatory efficiency by providing a consistent planning regime for future development and infrastructure provision in the Western Sydney Employment Area,(e) to ensure that development occurs in a logical, environmentally sensitive and cost-effective manner and only after a development control plan (including specific development controls) has been prepared for the land concerned,(f) to conserve and rehabilitate areas that have a high biodiversity or heritage or cultural value, in particular areas of remnant vegetation.
Update Frequency Not planned
OEH Service DPE Service
Equivalent Scale 320000
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Record 1
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Geospatial Topic Environment
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Temporal Coverage From 2018-03-23
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
Licence Creative Commons Attribution
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