Licence or Lease of Reserved Forest Land to a Power Generation Company - Victoria


You will require this licence if you intend to operate a power generation company on reserved forest land, for the purposes of the generation of electricity for supply or sale.

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 approval, you must:

  • apply using the prescribed form
  • provide any plans required by the Authority
  • provide any other information and documentation required by the Authority
  • pay the prescribed fees.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

Ongoing conditions may apply including lease renewal requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.


Act(s) name

Forests Act 1958 Victoria

Application process


Please lodge your application and all associated documents directly with the Agency.

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Forests and Reserves

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:


Forests and Reserves

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Operating address: 8 Nicholson Street
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Mailing address: PO BOX 500
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Website: Forests and Reserves (Opens in new window)