An enforceable undertaking is a voluntary and binding agreement to deliver tangible benefits for the environment and community. The Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 allows the Environment Agency Head to accept undertakings to address various matters, including undertakings to carry out restorative justice activities. For more information read our Guidelines for enforceable undertakings.
The table is sorted by the date on which the undertaking was accepted.
|Enforceable undertaking||Date accepted||Local government area|
|An enforceable undertaking (PDF 669KB) was given by landholders of a property in Wollondilly Shire to remedy damage caused by unlawfully clearing 2.5 hectares of native vegetation. The undertaking includes a payment of $100,000 to the Department to benefit the environment and the community.||21 October 2020||Wollondilly Shire|
|An enforceable undertaking (PDF 1.9MB) was given by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council to remedy damage caused by picking protected native plants. The undertaking includes funds for weed control, replacement planting, compensatory habitat, installation of glide poles and employment of an environmental assessment officer.||6 September 2018||Port Macquarie
|An enforceable undertaking (PDF 1.6MB) was given by landholders of a property in Oakdale to remedy damage caused by clearing 10 hectares of native vegetation which included the critically endangered ecological community Sydney Turpentine Ironbark Forest. The undertaking includes a payment of $400,000 to the Department to benefit the environment and the community.||18 December 2019