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Planning Regulations Amendment Regulations 2020 - Bushfires

The Planning Regulation (Amendment Regulations) 2020 were gazetted in December 2020 and bring about changes to the Local Planning Scheme (LPS) Regulations 2015.
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As this resource indicates, a table has been introduced that outlines exemptions for Development Approvals, which includes single houses and ancillary dwellings. This table changes the way bushfire requirements are referenced.

Changes affecting the residential building industry are included in this resource. Particular reference is given to how the bushfire provisions for new construction under Part 10A: Bushfire risk management (Part 10A) are now referenced in the LPS Regulations 2015 - previously being at Clause 61(3). These were not included in the Table of the Amended Regulations.

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This resource is designed for builders and industry professionals interested in understanding bushfire provisions for new buildings.   

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  • Changes to bushfire provisions
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