Have Your Say Now - Native Plants & Animals
Click on the map to find opportunities to have your say about decisions relating to native plants and animals in your local community
Note that some opportunities will apply to large areas of the State, or the whole of NSW or Australia. In this case, the opportunity will be mapped at the street address of the relevant Government Department's head office or the nearest local council chambers.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 05:00 PMNSW Office of Environment and Heritage in Sydney, Australia
The management of human-native wildlife interactions under the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 is proposed to change to a new risk-based approach. A discussion paper on the proposed changes, a draft revised draft Animal Keepers Species List and three proposed codes of practice for keeping native birds, frogs and reptiles are now available for comment. Comments can be submitted until 24 July 2018.
Monday, August 13, 2018 at 05:00 PMAustralian Government in Canberra, Australia
The Environment and Communications References Committee has started an inquiry into Australia’s Faunal extinction crisis, including the wider ecological impact of faunal extinction, the adequacy of Commonwealth environment laws, the adequacy of existing monitoring practices, assessment process and compliance mechanisms for enforcing Commonwealth environmental law, and a range of other matters.
The committee invites proposals in writing by 13 August 2018.