Support for implementing biodiversity reforms

Local government is a key partner in implementing biodiversity reforms.

Guidance

The Department has prepared a range of guidance materials to support Councils to implement the biodiversity reforms.

Regional help desks

Contacts for regionally based support are:

Region Host organisation Contact
Metropolitan Sydney North The Hills Shire Council Shaun Hunt
shunt@thehills.nsw.gov.au
(02) 9843 0583
0403 997 326
Metropolitan Sydney South City of Canterbury Bankstown Council Kirsten McWhirter
Kirsten.McWhirter@cbcity.nsw.gov.au 
0417 553 179
Hunter and Central Coast Hunter Councils Leesa Swan
leesa.swan@olg.nsw.gov.au
0418 672 360
North Coast Bellingen Shire Council Leesa Swan
leesa.swan@olg.nsw.gov.au
0418 672 360
New England North West and northern Far West Gwydir Shire Council Anne Coote
acoote@gwydir.nsw.gov.au
0408 007 163  
Central West and Orana and central Far West Cowra Shire Council Leesa Swan
leesa.swan@olg.nsw.gov.au
0418 672 360
South East and Tablelands and Illawarra Shoalhaven Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council Leesa Swan
leesa.swan@olg.nsw.gov.au
0418 672 360
Riverina and Murray and southern Far West Riverina East Regional Organisation of Councils Leesa Swan
leesa.swan@olg.nsw.gov.au
0418 672 360