LEPs and DCPs

For Armidale residents

A local environmental plan (LEP) is a legislative document that imposes standards to control development. The LEP identifies the permissible use of land by zoning. These zones are identified in zoning maps. LEPs are also used to reserve land for open space, schools, transport or other public purposes as well as protecting heritage, trees and vegetation.

Local Environment Plan 2012

A Development Control Plan provides guidance to developers, including requirements for construction, subdivision, signage, heritage, parking and so on.

Development Control Plan 2012


For Guyra residents

Local Environment Plan

Development Control Plan