Local Land Services

On 1 January 2014, Local Land Services (LLS) replaced catchment management authorities (CMAs) in providing extension services, advice and assistance to landholders on native vegetation management.

This page provides information and technical assistance to support LLSs in implementing the Native Vegetation Act 2003 (the Act) and Native Vegetation Regulation 2013 (the Regulation) including:

Where activities involving minor clearing of native vegetation are likely to improve the condition of native vegetation and prevent its long term degradation, a policy describing these activities can be approved by the Minister for the Environment under clause 20 of the Regulation.

The Office of Environment and Heritage Resource Centre can provide further resources on

Page last updated: 26 August 2014