Approval of Activities with a Significant Impact on a National Heritage Place - Australian Government


You will require this approval if you intend to undertake any type of activity that may significantly impact on a National Heritage place.

An action has, will have, or is likely to have a significant impact on the National Heritage values of a declared place if it does, will, or is likely to result in one or more of the National 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


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.


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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

No fees are required.

Administering agency

Department of the Environment and Energy

Environment Protection

Environmental Assessment and Compliance

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Environment Assessment Branch

Mailing address: GPO BOX 787
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 1800 803 772
Fax: 02 6274 1789