Application for a permit to collect seeds and cutting material of Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub of the Sydney Region, from bushland at North Head, Manly, NSW (E2013-0081)


About the application

The Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities has received an application for a permit to kill, injure, take, trade, keep or move a listed ecological community, a listed migratory species or a listed marine species in a Commonwealth Area under Part 13, section 200(1) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The application is to collect seeds and to take cuttings of individuals of a listed ecological community.

Please see the documents above 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 three years.

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 4 October 2013.

Please include your full name and address in your submission.

Comments should be addressed to:

The Director
Queensland 3 and Sea Dumping Section
Queensland and Sea Dumping Assessments Branch
Environment Assessment and Compliance Division
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
GPO Box 787
Canberra ACT 2601

or can be e-mailed to:

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
  • Other