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Native Vegetation Act 2003 No 103
Repealed version for 1 July 2017 to 24 August 2017 (accessed 18 October 2017 at 05:52)
Part 3 Division 2
Division 2 Permitted clearing
18   Application
(1)  This Division sets out the clearing of native vegetation that is permitted to be carried out without the authority conferred by a development consent or property vegetation plan.
(2)  This Division does not permit clearing without an approval or other authority required by another Act or in contravention of another Act.
19   Clearing of non-protected regrowth permitted
(1)  Clearing of native vegetation that is only regrowth, but not protected regrowth, is permitted.
(2)  This section is subject to any exclusion in a property vegetation plan.
20   Clearing of certain groundcover permitted
The clearing of native vegetation that comprises only groundcover is permitted if:
(a)  the vegetation comprises less than 50% of indigenous species of vegetation, and
(b)  not less than 10% of the area is covered with vegetation (whether dead or alive), and
(c)  those percentages are calculated in accordance with the regulations.