Native Vegetation Council Heritage Agreement Scheme
Category: Forestry, Small Business.
Program Status: Open continuously.
Government: State Government.
Provisioning: The benefits to landholders entering into a Heritage Agreement include - Long term protection, ability to gain fencing assistance, ability to apply for a NVC HA Grant, Bushland Management advice and release from rates and taxes.
Agency: Native Vegetation Council.
More information: view website.
The scheme is open to any landholder
A program that encourages landowners to conserve native vegetation on their properties and help to reverse the effects of over-clearance of bushland. A Native Vegetation Heritage Agreement is a private conservation area established by agreement between the landholder and the Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation. Heritage Agreements are being on future landholders and are ongoing.