Comments on this application closed 24 April 2020. The text and documents below remain available for reference only.
About the application
The Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment has received an application for a permit to kill, injure, take, trade, keep or move two listed threatened species and one ecological community in a Commonwealth Area under Part 13, section 200 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The application is to clear Natural Temperate Grassland of the South Eastern Highlands (critically endangered), Hoary Sunray (Leucochrysum albicans var. tricolour) (endangered) and Striped Legless Lizard (Delma impar) (vulnerable) for the Snowy 2.0 Polo Flat Segment Factory site in Polo Flat, NSW.
Please see the documents below for further details on the proposal.
If the application for a permit to conduct the activity is approved the permit will be valid for a period of up to five years.
How can I get involved?
In accordance with the provisions of section 200(3) of the EPBC Act, you are invited to comment on this proposal.
Please submit your comments by 24 April 2020
Read the application
Send your comments
Please include your full name and address in your submission.
Comments should be addressed to:
Southern NSW and ACT Assessments Section
Environment Approvals Division
Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment
GPO Box 787
Canberra ACT 2601
or can be e-mailed to: EPBC.email@example.com
To assist in considering comments, you are encouraged to provide comments under the following headings:
- Management and methodology
- Monitoring procedures
- Ecological sustainability of the operation
- Animal welfare
Personal information that you provide will only be used for these purposes. Personal information may be disclosed to employees of Australian Government agencies assisting the Minister.