You will require this approval if you intend to undertake any type of activity that may significantly impact on a Commonwealth Heritage place that is located overseas.
An action has, will have, or is likely to have a significant impact on the heritage values of a declared place if it does, will, or is likely to result in one or more of the heritage values being lost, damaged or degraded.
If the activity involves several stages then you may need to gain approval for each stage.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
The duration of this approval is for the duration of the activity itself.
No fees are required.
Application for Approval of Actions with Significant Impact on Overseas Commonwealth Heritage Places - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Department of the Environment and Energy
Environmental Assessment and Compliance
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Australian Government)
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Regulations 2000 (Australian Government)
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