Nature conservation

Biodiversity Reform

Biodiversity Offsets Scheme fees

The Biodiversity Conservation Regulation 2017 determines the fees for a number of Biodiversity Offsets Scheme transactions.

Fees are adjusted for CPI annually.

Transaction

Fees
pre-20 November 2018

Fees
from 20 November 2018

Application to become an accredited assessor $200 $204
Accreditation term fee
(3 years duration)
$300 $306
Transfer of biodiversity credit $1500 $1530
Retirement of biodiversity credit $1500 $1530
Application to enter biodiversity stewardship agreement $2500 $2550
Application to vary biodiversity stewardship agreement - to create additional credits $6500 $6630
Application to vary biodiversity stewardship agreement - to include additional owners $10,500 $10,710
Application to vary biodiversity stewardship agreement – any other case $1500 $1530
Annual administration contribution - owners of biodiversity stewardship sites $1500 $1530
Request for termination of agreement $2500 $2550
Application for biodiversity certification $5000. For proposals over 100 hectares, an additional $1000 applies plus $1000 for each 100 hectares that exceeds 100 hectares. $5100. For proposals over 100 hectares, an additional $1020 applies plus $1020 for each 100 hectares that exeeds 100 hectares

Credit Transfer and Retirement forms

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Page last updated: 30 October 2018