Sydney Olympic Park Authority Act 2001 No 57
Part 1 Preliminary
1 Name of Act
This Act is the Sydney Olympic Park Authority Act 2001.
This Act commences on 1 July 2001.
The objects of this Act are to make all reasonable attempts to:(a) ensure that Sydney Olympic Park becomes an active and vibrant centre within metropolitan Sydney, and(b) ensure that Sydney Olympic Park becomes a premium destination for cultural, entertainment, recreation and sporting events, and(c) ensure that any new development carried out under or in accordance with this Act accords with best practice accessibility standards and environmental and town planning standards, and(d) ensure the protection and enhancement of the natural heritage of the Millennium Parklands.
(1) In this Act:means the Sydney Olympic Park Authority constituted by this Act.Bicentennial Park Trust means the Bicentennial Park Trust constituted by the Bicentennial Park Trust Act 1987.Chief Executive means the Chief Executive of the Office of Sport.Environmental Guidelines means the Environmental Guidelines for Sydney Olympic Park prepared by the Sydney Olympic Park Authority and dated February 2008, as amended from time to time under this Act.exercise a function includes perform a duty.function includes a power, authority or duty.Millennium Parklands means the land described in Schedule 3.Minister for Planning means the Minister administering the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.OCA means the Olympic Co-ordination Authority constituted by the Olympic Co-ordination Authority Act 1995.private road means:(a) a road within Sydney Olympic Park that is subject to a lease to the Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales, or part of such a road, or(b) a road (not being a public road within the meaning of the Roads Act 1993) that is prescribed by the regulations, or part of such a road.ranger means a person appointed as a ranger under section 65 (1).RMS means Roads and Maritime Services constituted under the Transport Administration Act 1988.road means:(a) a road within the meaning of section 4 (1) of the Road Transport Act 2013, or part of such a road, and(b) a road related area within the meaning of section 4 (1) of the Road Transport Act 2013, or part of such a road related area.Silverwater Nature Reserve (or Newington Nature Reserve) means the lands dedicated as Silverwater Nature Reserve for the purposes of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 by proclamation published in Government Gazette No 121 of 15 September 2000 at page 10588, and any modification to those lands, or the boundaries of those lands, proclaimed from time to time under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974.Sydney Olympic Park means the land described in Schedule 1.Sydney Olympic Park Development Area means the land described in Schedule 2.Note.The Interpretation Act 1987 contains definitions and other provisions that affect the interpretation and application of this Act.(2) Notes included in this Act do not form part of this Act.