Biodiversity assessment and approvals decision support tool
Navigator: identifying your pathway for required biodiversity assessment and approvals
The Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016, Local Land Services Amendment Act 2016, and the State Environmental Planning Policy (Vegetation in Non-Rural Areas) 2017 together regulate land management and biodiversity conservation in NSW.
Assessment and approval pathways for vegetation clearing activities will now depend upon the nature, location and extent of the vegetation clearing activity.
What vegetation clearing assessment and approvals apply to me?
Use the below questions to navigate the land management and biodiversity conservation framework to figure out which approvals apply to your activity