Repealed - State Environmental Planning Policy (Primary Production and Rural Development) 2019

This is a repealed State Environmental Planning Policy and has been superseded by the State Environmental Planning Policy (Primary Production) 2021 as part of the Department's initiative to consolidate State Environmental Planning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 for State Environmental Planning Policy (Primary Production and Rural Development) 2019.

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Language English
Alternative Title SEPP (Primary Production and Rural Development) 2019
Edition 1
Purpose The aims of this Policy are as follows:(a) to facilitate the orderly economic use and development of lands for primary production,(b) to reduce land use conflict and sterilisation of rural land by balancing primary production, residential development and the protection of native vegetation, biodiversity and water resources,(c) to identify State significant agricultural land for the purpose of ensuring the ongoing viability of agriculture on that land, having regard to social, economic and environmental considerations,(d) to simplify the regulatory process for smaller-scale low risk artificial waterbodies, and routine maintenance of artificial water supply or drainage, in irrigation areas and districts, and for routine and emergency work in irrigation areas and districts,(e) to encourage sustainable agriculture, including sustainable aquaculture,(f) to require consideration of the effects of all proposed development in the State on oyster aquaculture,(g) to identify aquaculture that is to be treated as designated development using a well-defined and concise development assessment regime based on environment risks associated with site and operational factors.
Frequency of change Not planned
Metadata Date 2019-02-28
Date of Asset Creation 2019-02-28
Date of Asset Revision 2022-12-04
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Equivalent Scale 320000
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Geospatial Topic Environment

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Temporal Coverage From 2018-03-23
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
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