Aboriginal Heritage Impact Permit - New South Wales

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to carry out an activity that will potentially harm an Aboriginal object or a declared Aboriginal place that is on land reserved under the Act (e.g. excavation work). Gaining this permit will allow you to carry out your activity without incurring penalties. Please note that the permit may impose conditions on your proposed activities.

There are a number of circumstances in which you may not need to apply for a permit and you can carry out the activities with appropriate caution.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You must complete the following activities in order for your application to be considered:

  • prepare a cultural heritage assessment report that meets the specified requirements
  • complete an Aboriginal community consultation process
  • complete and submit the application form
  • provide any additional information to support your application, including site information for the Aboriginal Heritage Information Management System (AHIMS).

Duration

The permit will remain in force for a specified term, as set out in the conditions.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $80.00

Work to an owner-occupied dwelling that costs up to $100,000. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $133.00 Other work that costs up to $100,000. Fees for 2021-22
Apply Application All $200.00 Work that costs between $100,000 and $250,000. Fees for 2021-22
Apply Application All $332.00

Work that costs between $250,000 and $500,000. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $532.00

Work that costs between $500,000 and $1 million. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $997.00

Work that costs between $1 million and $2 million. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $1330.00

Work that costs between $2 million and $5 million. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $2660.00

Work that costs over $5 million. Fees for 2021-22

Act(s) name

National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

National Parks and Wildlife Regulation 2019 New South Wales

Application process

Lodge

Send your application to your nearest Agency office. See the website of application for for details.

Approval time

Your application will be determined within 60 days of lodgement if all information that must accompany your application has been provided.

Administering agency

Department of Planning, Industry and Environment

Environment, Energy and Science Group

Contact details

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Head Office

Environment, Energy and Science Group

Department of Planning, Industry and Environment

New South Wales
Operating address: Level 14
59 - 61 Goulburn Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000
Mailing address: PO BOX A290
Sydney South, New South Wales 1235
Phone: 02 9995 5000
Phone: 13 15 55
Email: info@environment.nsw.gov.au
Website: Office of Environment and Heritage (Opens in new window)