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The Native Vegetation Council regularly consults with the public on applications to clear native vegetation, and on proposed amendments to policies and guidelines associated with the administration of the Act and the Regulations.

You’re invited to submit your views about any of the applications or proposed amendments currently open for consultation.

Your submission will assist the Native Vegetation Council to make decisions about the removal and re-establishment of native vegetation in line with the Native Vegetation Act 1991 and Native Vegetation Regulations 2017

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Department for Infrastructure and Transport (DIT)

DIT have applied under Regulation 12(32) - Works on behalf of the Commissioner of Highways for the clearance of 1.01 ha of shrubland, and impact to 67 scattered trees for the Horrocks Highway upgrade(Wilmington to Melrose), of shoulder sealing and guard fence installation. DIT have proposed to satisfy the Significant Environmental Benefit requirement through payment into the Native Vegetation Fund. 

Data Report

1 December 2020 

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