Cessnock Local Environmental Plan 2011
7.6 Tourist and visitor accommodation in certain rural and environmental zones
(1) This clause applies to land in the following zones—(a) Zone RU2 Rural Landscape,(b) Zone RU4 Primary Production Small Lots,(c) Zone E2 Environmental Conservation, but only if the land is also identified as “Bow Wow Creek Gorge Catchment and Habitat Corridor” on the Habitat Corridors Map.(2) Development consent must not be granted for development on land to which this clause applies for the purposes of tourist and visitor accommodation unless the lot on which the development is to be carried out has an area of at least 10 hectares.(3) Development consent must not be granted for development on land referred to in subclause (1)(a) or (c) unless a dwelling house is permitted to be erected on the land under clause 4.2A(3).