Repealed - State Environmental Planning Policy no. 14 - Coastal Wetlands

This is a repealed State Environmental Planning Policy and has been superseded by the State Environmental Planning Policy (Coastal Management) 2018. Please use this data accordingly.

Boundary data on more than 1500 coastal wetlands of State significance and covered by State Environmental Planning Policy No. 14 (SEPP 14) as defined in The Coastal Wetlands Survey Report, prepared by Dr P Adam, Mr N Urwin, Mr P Weiner and Mr I Sim for the Coastal Council of New South Wales, 1985. SEPP 14 places planning and development controls under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979 over the wetlands, which are illustrated on 82 hard copy printed maps that have been gazetted. These hard copy maps are the definitive source of the wetland boundaries although digital representation is also available. Coverage extends along the NSW coastline (and up to 30 kms inland) from the Queensland border to the Hawkesbury River and from Wollongong to the Victorian Border. Note: SEPP 14 excludes the Sydney metropolitan region, that is, the Hawkesbury River to Wollongong.

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Additional Info

Metadata template type Vector
Asset type Dataset
Alternative Title SEPP 14
Metadata date 27/02/2017
Date created 27/10/1989
Date Revised 01/10/2011
Date Published 10/06/2006
Edition 1
Purpose The aim of this policy is to ensure that the coastal wetlands are preserved and protected in the environmental and economic interests of the State.
License Creative Commons Attribution
Update frequency Data is updated as deemed necessary
OEH service DPE Service
Keywords MARINE-Coasts,WATER-Wetlands,FLORA-Native,NVR

Dataset extent

Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Equivalent Scale 25000
Geospatial Topic Planning Cadastre
Temporal Coverage From 12/12/1985 - 01/10/2011
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
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Attribution Department of Planning, Industry 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, Industry and Environment 2006"