Is land clearing permitted?

Clearing includes cutting down, felling, thinning, logging, removing, killing, destroying, poisoning, ringbarking, uprooting or burning native vegetation. In certain specific circumstances, clearing native vegetation does not require approval.

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Report any illegal clearing in NSW to Environment Line at any time.
By phone: 131 555
By email: info@environment.nsw.gov.au

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