This Fact Sheet explains what the Biodiversity Banking Scheme (BioBanking) is and how it works. It discusses BioBanking Agreements and Statements, biobank sites, and biodiversity credits. It explains how BioBanking interacts with planning legislation, as well as private and public conservation arrangements.
This Fact Sheet will be useful for landholders who are interested in finding out more about how BioBanking works, landholders who are already party to a BioBanking Agreement, and people looking to purchase a property which has a BioBanking Agreement registered on the title.
Other Fact Sheets you may find useful: Conservation on Private Land, Native Animals and Plants, Threatened Species and Ecological Communities, EPBC Act, Commonwealth Threatened Species Law, Biodiversity Assessments