Timber Licence - New South Wales


You will need this licence if you intend to take timber obtained from a State Forest or other Crown-timber land.

Please note that timber cannot be taken from a flora reserve (land set aside for the preservation of native plants) unless the conditions of the licence are in accordance with the working plan for the flora reserve or the Minister approves the specific application.

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 this licence you must:

  • provide the class, type or description of timber proposed to be removed
  • describe the area from which the timber is to be removed from
  • pay any required fees.

Please contact the agency to identify any further eligibility requirements.


Maximum of 5 years unless otherwise approved.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please contact the agency for more information.


Other resources

Regulation(s) name

Forestry Regulation 2022 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.