Licence to Harm Threatened Species or Damage Their Habitat - New South Wales


You will need this licence if your actions are likely to result in one or more of the following:

  • harm to a threatened species, population or ecological community
  • damage to critical habitat
  • damage to a habitat of a threatened species, population or ecological community.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $30.00

Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All -

An additional fee may apply if the costs of assessing the application exceed $30. Fees for 2022-23


Act(s) name

Fisheries Management Act 1994 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Management (General) Regulation 2019 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Regional NSW

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Fisheries NSW

Contact details

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