Cessnock Local Environmental Plan 2011
2.2 Zoning of land to which Plan applies
(1) For the purposes of this Plan, land is within the zones shown on the Land Zoning Map.(1A) Despite subclause (1), the zoning of land identified as “Area 1” on the Land Zoning Map (the delayed zoning area) does not commence until a date specified by the Secretary by notice published in the Gazette.(1B) The Secretary must not publish such a notice in respect of the delayed zoning area unless the Secretary is satisfied that—(a) the land is no longer being used for the purpose of mining, specifically in relation to Mining Lease 1345, and(b) the land has been remediated to the satisfaction of the Department of Trade and Investment, Regional Infrastructure and Services.(1C) Until such time as the Secretary publishes a notice under subclause (1A), the zone applying to the delayed zoning area is Zone RU2 Rural Landscape.