Queensland Law Society

EHP to announce fee increases

Information about fee increases by the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (EHP) will be available from 1 July on the EHP’s fees and services page.

There will be increased fees and charges prescribed under the subordinate legislation administered by the EHP, including the Environmental Protection Regulation 2008, Coastal Protection and Management Regulation 2003, Nature Conservation (Administration) Regulation 2006, Nature Conservation (Wildlife Management) Regulation 2006, Queensland Heritage Regulation 2015 and Waste Reduction and Recycling Regulation 2011.

New versions of the EHP’s mining, and petroleum and gas financial assurance calculators and the associated user guide were published on the Business Queensland website on 13 June. All financial assurance calculations made using the EHP calculators must be submitted using the latest version of the relevant calculator.