Changes in law

Find out about recent significant changes to legislation we administer and other related topics

Changes in law administered by the Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) are listed below. Links to the text of the new Act, Regulation or Bill are provided where available (obtained from the NSW legislation or NSW Parliament websites in PDF format).

  • For a list of legislation administered by OEH, see legislation.
  • See the Glossary for explanations of these terms: assent, Bill, gazette.

March 2014

January 2014

  • The Sydney Water Catchment Management Regulation 2013 replaces the Sydney Water Catchment Management Regulation 2008. The 2013 regulation regulates conduct on land in a controlled area, special area, Crown land or Sydney catchment authority land including stock control and the protection of structures.
Page last updated: 13 November 2015