Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
127ZK Application for biobanking statement in respect of
(1) A person who proposes to carry out any development for which
biobanking is available may apply to the Director-General for a biobanking
statement in respect of the development.
(2) The application must be made in a form approved by the
Director-General and be accompanied by such fee, if any, as may be approved by
(3) An application for a biobanking statement must be accompanied
(a) a description of the development to which the application relates,
(b) a statement of any onsite measures that are proposed to be taken
in connection with the development to minimise the impact of the development
on biodiversity values, and
(c) an assessment of the impact or likely impact of the development on
biodiversity values, prepared in accordance with the biobanking assessment
(d) a statement of the number and class (if applicable) of
biodiversity credits proposed to be retired to offset the impact or likely
impact of the development on biodiversity values, prepared in accordance with
the biobanking assessment methodology.
(4) The regulations may prescribe other things that are required to be
submitted with the application.