This Division is made for the purposes of sections 38AA, 38BA, 38BB,
38BD, 38CA, 38DD, and paragraphs 66(2)(f), (p), (r), (u) and (uc), of the Act.
Under this Part, a person may apply for a permission (including a special
permission) to engage in proposed conduct relating to the Marine Park. The
requirement to hold a permission may be in the Act, the Zoning Plan or this
Before deciding whether to grant a permission, and whether to impose any
conditions on the permission, the Authority must decide how to assess the
relevant impact of the proposed conduct. The method of assessment may include
routine or tailored assessment, or assessment by public information package,
public environment report or environmental impact statement.
There are certain limits on the permissions that may be granted by the
A condition in a permission may authorise a permission holder to grant an
authority under the permission to another person to carry out any activity
that the permission allows.
A permission granted to a person may be transferred to another person with the
approval of the Authority. There are obligations to report a change in
beneficial ownership of a company that is granted a permission.
Permissions can be modified, suspended or revoked by the Authority.
Adverse decisions relating to permissions may be reconsidered internally in
accordance with section 64 of the Act, and reviewed by the Administrative
Appeals Tribunal in accordance with section 64A of the Act, (see
Part 15 of this instrument).
This Part also creates offences relating to permissions.