Processing fees are based on our hourly staff rates. There's more information about what fee you are likely to be charged on the webpage of the activity you are applying for (see Apply for a permit).
You'll be sent a cost estimate after we have undertaken an initial assessment of your application.
Hourly staff rates
Below are the rates we charge for staff time spent processing concessions, permits, and authorisations.
|Rangers, permissions advisors, science advisors||$130 plus GST|
|Managers, senior roles||$140 plus GST|
|Directors||$205 plus GST|
|Legal staff||$185 plus GST|
Under s60B of the Conservation Act we are mandated to cost recover for the provision of these services.