Conservation covenants

Approved covenanting programs

Programs approved by the Environment Minister for the purposes of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997

State Program and contact details Initial approval date
New South Wales

Nature Conservation Trust Conservation Agreements Program
Nature Conservation Trust
(02) 6365 7543
info@nct.org.au
http://nct.org.au/supporting-land-owners/legal-protection-for-land/

21 March 2012

  Conservation Agreements Program
Office of Environment and Heritage
1300 361 967
conservation.partners@environment.nsw.gov.au
www.environment.nsw.gov.au/conservationpartners
30 July 2004
Wildlife Refuges
Office of Environment and Heritage
1300 361 967
conservation.partners@environment.nsw.gov.au
www.environment.nsw.gov.au/conservationpartners
30 July 2004
NSW Registered Property Agreements Program
Office of Environment and Heritage
1300 361 967
conservation.partners@environment.nsw.gov.au
www.environment.nsw.gov.au/conservationpartners
2 December 2004
Biodiversity Banking and Offsets Scheme (Biobanking)
Office of Environment and Heritage
13 15 33
www.environment.nsw.gov.au/biobanking
1 December 2009
Queensland Queensland Nature Refuge Program and Coordinated Conservation Areas Program
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
1300 130 372
www.EPH.qld.gov.au/ecosystems/nature-refuges
10 July 2006
South Australia South Australian Heritage Agreement Program
Department of Environment and Natural Resources
(08) 8303 9566
www.environment.sa.gov.au
21 March 2005
Tasmania Tasmanian Private Forest Reserve Conservation Covenanting Program
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
1300 368 550
www.dpiw.tas.gov.au/papl
28 March 2003
Tasmanian Protected Areas on Private Land Conservation Covenanting Program
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
1300 368 550
www.dpiw.tas.gov.au/papl
1 June 2006
Australian Government Forest Conservation Fund
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
Ph: (02) 6274 1111
Web: www.environment.gov.au/land/forestpolicy/fcf/index.html
30 December 2006
Victoria Trust For Nature (Victoria) Conservation Covenanting Program
Trust for Nature (Victoria)
(03) 8631 5888
www.trustfornature.org.au/conservation/
20 September 2005

BushTender
Department of Sustainability and Environment
136 186
www.dse.vic.gov.au/bushtender
18 September 2012
Western Australia The National Trust of Australia (WA) Natural Heritage Covenanting Program
The National Trust of Australia (WA)
(08) 9321 6088
www.naturalheritage.org.au
trust@ntwa.com.au
29 March 2006
The Nature Conservation Covenant Program (WA)
Department of Environment and Conservation
(08) 9334 0477
www.dec.wa.gov.au/content/view/120/453/
info@dec.wa.gov.au
29 March 2006

NB: Program approvals are for three years. After three years each program approval is reviewed.