Forest Produce Licence - Victoria

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to harvest timber or other forest produce from a state forest (reserved forests and protected forests). A licence may be granted to authorise any of the following purposes:

  • thin, cut and remove timber
  • cut forest produce
  • dig forest produce
  • take away forest produce.

Your licence will cover an area of up to 1.25 hectares, unless special approval from the Agency for a greater area is obtained.

Forest produce includes:

  • all parts of trees or plants
  • honey and beeswax
  • eucalypt oil
  • firewood
  • stone, gravel, limestone, lime
  • salt
  • sand, loam, clay or brick-earth.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

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 responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative

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

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Land Management Policy Division

Contact details

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Information Officer

Operating address: 8 Nicholson Street
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Mailing address: GPO BOX 500
Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Phone: 03 9637 9680
Email: andrew.taylor@delwp.vic.gov.au