Approval to Clear Native Vegetation - New South Wales


You may require this approval if you intend to clear native vegetation from your land. This approval is required in the following circumstances:

  • Your land is classed as category 2 (regulated) land (refer to the Native Vegetation Regulatory Map to determine what category applies to your land).
  • The clearing falls outside allowable activities or the Land Management (Native Vegetation) Code.

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.


You will not require this approval if you are undertaking every-day land management activities, such as fencing or collecting firewood. More information on exempt activities can be obtained from the agency.

Eligibility requirements

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Local Land Services Act 2013 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Land Services Regulation 2014 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Regional NSW

Local Land Services

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Sustainable Land Management

Local Land Services

Department of Regional NSW

New South Wales
Phone: 1300 795 299
Website: Local Land Services (Opens in new window)