Stock grazing permit for state forest land - Queensland

Description

This permit is one form of authorisation required to graze stock on state forest land.

The Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service also manages Stock grazing permits on native state forests.

HQPlantations manages permits for stock grazing on licenced plantations.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements


What are the prerequisites to obtaining this authority?

Available areas are put to tender through newspaper advertisements. Permits are transferable and so may be acquired by purchase from holder. Consent of Chief Executive is required for transfer.

Duration

Permit is issued for up to seven (7) years and grazing dues are paid annually in advance as indicated on the permit.

Fees

A schedule of fees is available for grazing.

Application process

Information about how to obtain this permit can be obtained from the offices of Queensland Parks and Wildlife for State Forest grazing or HQPlantations for licenced plantation grazing.

Regional offices will select the successful tenderer from all tenders received and will advise same by letter.

Transfer

This licence can be transferred. The permit holder is required to submit a transfer application signed by present holders and signed by new permit holder.

After applying, the consent of the Chief Executive is required before transfer is granted.

Additional information

All stock must be branded.

This information only applies to permits issued by DAF Forest Products, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries or HQ Plantations.

Administering agency

Department of Environment and Science

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service

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:

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Mailing address: HQPlantations
PO Box 785
North Lakes QLD 4509
Contact us phone: 07 3882 8240
Contact us phone: 07 5438 6666
Email: visitor.permits@hqplantations.com.au
Contact us website: https://www.hqplantations.com.au/contact (Opens in new window)

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:

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service

Department of Environment and Science

Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Email: qpws@des.qld.gov.au
Contact us website: Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service - customer service offices (Opens in new window)