Extended deadline for land clearing submissions! (Now 29 April)

The Committee has extended the deadline for submissions on the Vegetation Management (Reinstatement) Bill to Friday 29 April 2016.


Some of the proposed changes include:

  • The reintroduction of the High Value Regrowth (Category C) layer introduced on the 14 November 2013 in the Vegetation Management Act 1999 (VMA)
  • The reintroduction of regrowth watercourses for the great barrier reef catchments, as well as extending the law to apply to catchments of the Fitzroy and Burnett-Mary
  • Removal of options for the clearing remnant vegetation for high value agriculture

Green Tape Solutions has provided specialist advice to EIANZ and QELA for the development of their submissions.