Biodiversity Conservation Licence (Cut-Flower) - New South Wales


You will need this licence if you intend to pick and sell protected plants or cut-flowers. There are two types of Biodiversity Conservation Licence that may be issued depending on how you harvest your protected plants:

  • Wild Harvester Licence: allows you to pick protected native plants from naturally occurring stands on property that you own.
  • Grower Licence: allows you to grow protected and threatened native plants for sale from artificially cultivated stock.

No matter what type of biodiversity conservation licence you are applying for, you will need to read and be sure you can comply with all general conditions. There are also conditions specific to each licence type.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


Up to 5 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $75.00

Wild harvester licence. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All -

Grower licence:

  • 1 year - $30.00
  • 3 years - $75.00
  • 5 years - $100.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $50.00

Wild harvester renewal. Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $30.00

Wild harvester renewal (without site inspection). Fees for 2023-24

Administering agency

Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

Environment and Heritage Group

National Parks and Wildlife Service

Contact details

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