Forest Products Licence - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to remove forest products from Crown-timber Land. Forest products are trees and other vegetation (other than timber) that are of economic value including products such as eucalyptus oil, bark, leaf and native plants.

Crown-timber land includes land within a State forest or flora reserve and Crown land.

Please note that products cannot be taken from a flora reserve (land set aside for the preservation of native plants) unless the conditions of the licence are in accordance with the working plan for the flora reserve or the agency approves the specific application.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • provide the class, type or description of product proposed to be removed
  • describe the area from which forest products are to be removed
  • pay any required fees.

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


A maximum of 5 years.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.



Forest Products Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted

Administering agency

Forestry Corporation

Act(s) name

Forestry Act 2012 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Forestry Regulation 2012 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries, Head Office
Forestry Corporation

Operating address:
121-131 Oratava Ave
West Pennant Hills
New South Wales 1252
Mailing address:
PO BOX 100
Beecroft, New South Wales 2119


1300 655 687


02 9872 0111


02 9871 6941


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