Clearing Licence (Forestry) - New South Wales


You will need this licence if you intend to clear timber on Crown-timber land. Clearing includes ringbarking or to otherwise kill or destroy trees.

Crown-timber land includes:

  • specific dedicated land within a State forest or flora reserve
  • crown land (whether or not held under a lease or licence from the Crown and whether or not included in a timber reserve)
  • land affected by a profit a prendre (see schedule 1 of the Act for details of what this includes).

Please contact the agency for more information about what constitutes Crown-timber land.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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Regulation(s) name

Forestry Regulation 2022 New South Wales

Administering agency

Forestry Corporation

Contact details

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