Approval of Actions with Significant Impact on Overseas Commonwealth Heritage Places - Australian Government

Service summary

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.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

The duration of this approval is for the duration of the activity itself.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

No fees are required.

Other resources

 Resources
Comply

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.

Administering agency

Department of the Environment and Energy
Environment Protection
Environmental Assessment and Compliance

Act(s) name

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Regulations 2000 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Environment Assessment Branch
Department of the Environment and Energy
Environment Protection
Environmental Assessment and Compliance


Mailing address:
GPO BOX 787
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

1800803772

Fax:

02 62741789
epbc.referrals@environment.gov.au

Supporting information

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