Goondiwindi Regional Council

MATERIAL CHANGE OF USE MATERIAL CHANGE OF USE

Generally, this term applies to premises when you: 

  • start of a new use of the premises; or
  • re-establish on your premises a use that has been abandoned; or
  • significantly increase the intensity or scale of the use of the premises; or
It also applies to environmentally relevant activities.
 
“Premises” means a building or other structure and/or land.

 

The legal definitions of “Material Change of Use” are in Part 3 Interpretation of the Sustainable Planning Act 2009.
 
The legal definition of “Premises” are in Schedule 3 - Dictionary of the Sustainable Planning Act 2009.