Lodging an offset obligation

The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is monitoring the operation of the Biodiversity Offsets Scheme, including measuring biodiversity losses and gains across the scheme.

The Department is asking all decision makers to provide notification of the determination of every development or activity to which the Biodiversity Offsets Scheme applies.

Decision makers include local councils, Part 5 authorities and the Native Vegetation Panel.

The notification process is:

This is an interim process. The Department intends to further develop the Biodiversity Offset and Agreement Management System and supporting processes to enable direct capture of this information.