GLOSSARY TERM  
  Section 149 Planning Certificate  
 
  DESCRIPTION  
  Issued by a relevant local council in respect of a parcel of land. The certificate sets out those planning considerations which apply to the land, including the names of the applicable Environmental Planning Instruments and Development Control Plans, the zoning and land use controls, whether the land is subject to any coastal protection or mine subsidence controls, whether the land has been reserved for compulsory acquisition, whether it is bush fire prone land or contaminated land, and whether or not it is subject to any road widening or realignment (section 149 Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (NSW)).