Spot Price Index for BioBanking Assessment Methodology Biodiversity Credits

User guide – free version

The Spot Price Index is one of a series of economic instruments the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment has developed to address issues in regards economic efficiency in the Biodiversity Offsets Scheme.

29 October 2019
Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
Publication, Manual
  • ISBN 978-1-925974-37-9
  • ID EES20190629
  • File PDF 3.9MB
  • Pages 16
  • Name spot-price-index-bbam-biodiversity-credits-user-guide-free-190629.pdf

The Spot Price Index for biodiversity credits created based on the BioBanking Assessment Methodology is a web-based tool giving access to BBAM biodiversity credit market data registered by the Environment Agency Head in the BioBanking public registers.

System requirements

The Spot Price Index (SPI) webpage is intended to be viewed on a desktop PC or Macintosh with access to the internet via web browsers such as Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox or Safari.

Some data shown by the SPI makes it unsuitable for smaller screens and/or with touch input.


The Department of Planning and Environment (formerly Department of Planning, Industry and Environment) wants to make its information and services available to as many people as possible, including those using assistive technology.

SPI does not meet the full suite of NSW government web accessibility standards required by DPC Circular C2012-08 NSW Government Website Management.

For further information on the SPI or if you have any accessibility-related issues contact the Centre for Advanced Analytics and Economics at or on +612 9995 5418.