Reporting

If you are a landholder, you are required to notify LLS of the commencement and completion of forestry operations. Notification must be provided within 30 days prior to commencing forestry operations, and within 30 days following completion of forestry operations.

A downloadable template for the commencement and completion of operations is available for landholders and should be submitted to Local Land Services by email to pnf.info@lls.nsw.gov.au

Commencement notification template

Completion notification template

If you need help completing the online reporting form please contact your nearest Local Land Services private native forestry officer.

PNF PLANS

Part 5B of the Local Land Services Act 2013 requires landholders to obtain an approved Private Native Forestry Plan before undertaking forestry operations. You can find a breakdown of PNF Plans below.

Table 1: Total number of private native forestry plans approved

Forest region2011-122012-132013-142014–152015–162016–172017–182018–192019-202020-21
Northern NSW312285248202306314229216275252
Southern NSW1828671311212918
River Red Gum18261611181011928
Cypress and Western Hardwood89112231111910
Totals356348281222339338253248295288

Table 2: ~ Area (hectares) of private native forestry plans approved

Forest region2011-122012-132013-142014–152015–162016–172017–182018–192019-202020-21
Northern NSW58,73043,20035,19024,67141,46433,17724,58424,45830,73830,586
Southern NSW3,0934,2434945777567012593724264,932
Riverina Red Gum4,66410,0471,6948717,2862,4162,5494,134243,367
Cypress and Western Hardwood5,6783,6983,5211,8372,1551,8924,2614,5553,2483,685
Totals72,16561,18840,89927,95651,66138,18631,65333,51934,43642,570

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