Biodiversity certification support

Resources and guidance to support applicants and stakeholders involved in the biodiversity certification process.

The resources we have developed will help you navigate the biodiversity certification process. If you are considering biodiversity certification, we encourage you to contact us early in the planning process.

For more information about the application process visit Biodiversity certification process.

Resources and guidance

Fact sheets

Application form and fees

Biodiversity certification application (DOC 198KB)

Application to a modify a biodiversity certification (PDF 431KB)

Biodiversity Offsets Scheme - Biodiversity certification application fee 

Strategic biodiversity certification

Request to declare a biodiversity certification strategic - assessing the criteria (DOC 31KB)

List of biodiversity certifications declared strategic

More information

Growth Centres Biodiversity Offsets Program

Biodiversity Conservation Trust

Serious and Irreversible Impacts

Accredited assessors

Biodiversity Values Map and Biodiversity Certification and what it means for the future development of a property (information for conveyancers and solicitors)