Flora Taking (Biological Assessment) Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to take inventory for environmental consulting services or obtaining specimens for identification purposes. Protected flora is defined as any plant (including any wildflower, palm, shrub tree, fern, creeper or vine) or any part of a plant, including seeds and spores. For this licence, flora does not include specifically controlled sandalwood.

Service type

Licence

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 details of the purpose for which you intend to collect flora
  • identify the land which you intend to collect flora from
  • identify the flora to be taken
  • provide details of any prior wildlife convictions
  • provide details of any persons working under your supervision
  • obtain the written permission from the relevant Crown land Manager or other body or authority responsible for the care of the land from which you intend to collect flora
  • complete the required forms
  • pay the required fee
  • comply with any additional provisions outlined by the Agency.

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

Duration

One or three years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $95.00

Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $55.00

Fees for 2022-23

Renew Renewal All $45.00

Fees for 2022-23

Vary Variation All $35.00

Application to amend licence. Fees for 2022-23

Other resources

Act(s) name

Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Biodiversity Conservation Regulations 2018 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions

Parks and Wildlife Service

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.