Have your say on NSW environment and heritage

OEH produces a range of draft plans, policies, agreements and reports that call for community involvement, engagement and consultation. These include:

  • the development of legislation, policies and guidelines
  • conservation plans
  • wilderness declarations. 

We encourage you to register so you can add your comments and ideas to consultations that are currently open for comment and be notified of future consultation opportunities.

OEH produces a range of draft plans, policies, agreements and reports that call for community involvement, engagement and consultation. These include:

  • the development of legislation, policies and guidelines
  • conservation plans
  • wilderness declarations. 

We encourage you to register so you can add your comments and ideas to consultations that are currently open for comment and be notified of future consultation opportunities.

  • Shaws Creek Conservation Program

    2 days ago
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    A draft conservation management plan and draft review of environmental factors for the Shaws Creek area in Yellomundee Regional Park are available for public review and comment.

    The exhibition of the draft documents provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the Shaws Creek Aboriginal Place.

    Submissions must be received by 2 June 2017.

    A draft conservation management plan and draft review of environmental factors for the Shaws Creek area in Yellomundee Regional Park are available for public review and comment.

    The exhibition of the draft documents provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the Shaws Creek Aboriginal Place.

    Submissions must be received by 2 June 2017.

  • Inner Pocket Nature Reserve Draft Plan of Management

    7 days ago
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    The Inner Pocket Nature Reserve Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment.

    The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the park.

    Submissions must be received by 31 July 2017.

    The Inner Pocket Nature Reserve Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment.

    The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the park.

    Submissions must be received by 31 July 2017.

  • Sturt National Park Draft Plan of Management

    21 days ago
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    The Sturt National Park Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment. The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the park. Submissions must be received by 17 July 2017.

    The Sturt National Park Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment. The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the park. Submissions must be received by 17 July 2017.

  • Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park consultation

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    The National Parks and Wildlife Service is seeking your input into planning for the future of Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park.

    Visit the consultation page to register for updates about the new plan of management.

    The National Parks and Wildlife Service is seeking your input into planning for the future of Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park.

    Visit the consultation page to register for updates about the new plan of management.

  • Horton Falls National Park CCA Zone 1 Draft Plan of Management

    29 days ago
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    Community Conservation Areas (CCAs) are established under the Brigalow and Nandewar Community Conservation Area Act. CCA Zone 1 relates to lands reserved under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 as national park, and as such are required to have a plan of management. The exhibition of the draft plan provides members of the community with the opportunity to have a say in the future management directions for the national park.

    The Horton Falls National Park CCA Zone 1 Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment. The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the park. Submissions must be received by 3 July 2017.

    Community Conservation Areas (CCAs) are established under the Brigalow and Nandewar Community Conservation Area Act. CCA Zone 1 relates to lands reserved under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 as national park, and as such are required to have a plan of management. The exhibition of the draft plan provides members of the community with the opportunity to have a say in the future management directions for the national park.

    The Horton Falls National Park CCA Zone 1 Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment. The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for the park. Submissions must be received by 3 July 2017.

  • Weddin Mountains National Park Plan of Management Draft Amendment for Horse Riding

    2 months ago
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    The Weddin Mountains National Park Plan of Management Draft Amendment for Horse Riding is available for public review and comment. The exhibition of the draft amendment provides members of the community with the opportunity to have a say about permitting horse riding in the park. Submissions must be received by Monday 3 April 2017

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    The Weddin Mountains National Park Plan of Management Draft Amendment for Horse Riding is available for public review and comment. The exhibition of the draft amendment provides members of the community with the opportunity to have a say about permitting horse riding in the park. Submissions must be received by Monday 3 April 2017

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  • The draft Middle Head and Georges Head Precinct master plan

    6 months ago
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    Submissions on the master plan for the Middle Head and Georges Head Precinct, Sydney Harbour National Park, closed on Friday 16 December 2016.

    Visit the OEH website for more information on when the final master plan will be available.



    Submissions on the master plan for the Middle Head and Georges Head Precinct, Sydney Harbour National Park, closed on Friday 16 December 2016.

    Visit the OEH website for more information on when the final master plan will be available.



  • Have your say on the environmental future funding package

    4 months ago
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    The NSW Government released the Draft Climate Change Fund Strategic Plan and A Draft Plan to Save NSW Energy and Money for public comment.

    Comments on the draft plans closed at 5pm on 16 December 2016. Following public consultation, the NSW Government is now developing three action plans for investing up to $500 million over five years.

    The NSW Government released the Draft Climate Change Fund Strategic Plan and A Draft Plan to Save NSW Energy and Money for public comment.

    Comments on the draft plans closed at 5pm on 16 December 2016. Following public consultation, the NSW Government is now developing three action plans for investing up to $500 million over five years.

  • Deua Catchment Parks Draft Plan of Management

    7 months ago
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    The Deua Catchment Parks Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment.

    The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for Berlang and Majors Creek State Conservation Areas and Frogs Hole Nature Reserve.

    Submissions must be received by 13 February 2017.

    The Deua Catchment Parks Draft Plan of Management is available for public review and comment.

    The exhibition of the draft plan provides an important opportunity for members of the community to have a say in future management directions for Berlang and Majors Creek State Conservation Areas and Frogs Hole Nature Reserve.

    Submissions must be received by 13 February 2017.

  • Threatened Species Day on September 7

    8 months ago
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    September is Biodiversity Month and when Australians commemorate Threatened Species Day. OEH’s Saving our Species program and partners across NSW encourage everyone to participate with activities and local events. Visit our Threatened Species Day events page to view upcoming events and to tell us what you're doing.


    September is Biodiversity Month and when Australians commemorate Threatened Species Day. OEH’s Saving our Species program and partners across NSW encourage everyone to participate with activities and local events. Visit our Threatened Species Day events page to view upcoming events and to tell us what you're doing.