Aboriginal Heritage Impact Permit - New South Wales


You may need this permit if you are planning work that may impact Aboriginal cultural heritage.

Service type


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).


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Fee information is in the attached fee resource.

Act(s) name

National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

National Parks and Wildlife Regulation 2019 New South Wales

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 Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

Environment and Heritage Group

Contact details

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