Lease of State Forest Land - New South Wales


You will require a lease if you intend to occupy land to carry out certain forestry operation located in a State forest. Please be aware that leases cannot be given to land larger than 40 hectares without ministerial approval. Your lease may contain conditions requiring you to carry out work in connection with the silvicultural management of trees and forest products.

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.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for a lease you must:

  • be willing to work with any conditions on the lease
  • pay any relevant fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Maximum of 6 years unless otherwise approved.


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

Forestry Act 2012 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Forestry Regulation 2012 New South Wales

Administering agency

Forestry Corporation

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:

Enquiries, Head Office

Forestry Corporation

New South Wales
Operating address: 121-131 Oratava Ave
West Pennant Hills
New South Wales 1252
Mailing address: PO BOX 100
Beecroft, New South Wales 2119
Phone: 02 9872 0111
Phone: 1300 655 687
Fax: 02 9871 6941