Have you been hired to clear native vegetation?

Fact sheet
Information about the responsibility of an employee, contractor or agent that has been hired to clear native vegetation.
Last updated: 19 May 2023

Clearing regulation fact sheet 18 outlines that under the Environmental Protection Act 1986, native vegetation can only be cleared with a clearing permit unless exempt.

The responsibility of ensuring that clearing is undertaken lawfully is shared with the permit holder and the person carrying out the clearing.

Please download the document below.