Certain types of signage are listed under the Codes SEPP as exempt development. 

In order to ensure development consent is not required, the following development standards apply: 

  • new signage must replace a lawful sign
  • new signage must not be greater in size than the sign that is replaced
  • new signage must not be a sign that is flashing or animated
  • new signage must not involve any alteration to the structure on which the sign is displayed
  • new signage must not obstruct or interfere with traffic signs