Permit to Obstruct Passage of Fish - New South Wales

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to erect any temporary or permanent structure, such as a net, dam, floodgate, causeway or weir, which will either:

  • obstruct the free passage of fish within a waterway
  • leave fish stranded in one area of a waterway
  • cause the destruction of immature fish.

This permit is only required in relation to waterways that are a Key Fish Habitat.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $174.00 -
General Miscellaneous All -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Key Fish Habitat Maps (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Fisheries Management Act 1994 NSW

Administering agency

Department of Industry

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.

Enquiries, Miscellaneous Permits

Fisheries NSW

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Department of Industry

Mailing address: Locked Bag 1
Nelson Bay
New South Wales 2315
Phone: 02 4982 1232
Fax: 02 4982 1107
Email: fisheries.permits@industry.nsw.gov.au