GLOSSARY TERM  
  Exempt Development  
 
  DESCRIPTION  
  Development which is generally of minimal environmental impact and which, under an EPI, may be carried out without Development Consent unless it is located in an area of critical habitat or is part of a wilderness area. Exempt developments include the installation of BBQ's, fences, minor internal alterations, landscaping and clothes lines (Section 4 Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (NSW)).