- nominate a particular species or ecological community to be added to the threatened species or ecological community lists (viz. Schedules of the BC Act)
- nominate a particular species or ecological community to be delisted from the lists.
- nominate a change in threat status of a listed species or ecological community within the lists.
Download and read the nomination background information. The background information provides important guidance on the type of information to include with your nomination.
Read the Background information for preparing a nomination (PDF 392KB)
You should include any relevant information that demonstrates the criteria for listing are met. A species/community must meet at least one of the criteria to be eligible for listing.
Detailed information on how the Committee assesses species, populations and ecological communities can be found in the Committee's guidelines for interpreting listing criteria.
Read the Guidelines for interpreting listing criteria (PDF 645KB)
Nomination forms for a new listing or to change the status of a current listing
Species - Critically endangered, endangered and vulnerable species (DOC 52KB)
Species - Extinct or extinct in the wild (DOC 44KB)
Populations (DOC 53KB)
Ecological communities - Critically endangered, endangered and vulnerable ecological communities (DOC 52KB)
Nomination form for de-listing
Species de-listing (DOC 43KB)
Send completed nominations to:
NSW Threatened Species Scientific Committee
c/o Department of Planning and Environment
Locked Bag 5022
Parramatta NSW 2124
Street address: 4 Parramatta Square, 12 Darcy St, Parramatta NSW 2150
Telephone: (02) 9585 6940