Introduction

Complete this online application to gain padlock codes for motorised vehicle and horse access along easements into Lauder Basin Conservation area.

Complete this online application to gain padlock codes for motorised vehicle and horse access along easements into Lauder Basin Conservation area via Lauder and Cluden Stations.

Four wheel drive applicants must read and agree to conditions for motorised vehicle access. There are different conditions for specific easements so you need to know which easement you are using; refer to the Lauder Basin Conservation Area map (PDF 1,129K).

Once your online request has been processed, you will be sent an email with the code for the locked gates.

Note: your name and vehicle details will be provided to the Station holders.

Public vehicle access is restricted to the drier summer periods between 1 December to 30 April, but can be closed anytime within this period to avoid damage to the tracks. This can be due to safety risks, weather conditions, threats to conservation or track damage.

DOC undertakes to collect, use and store information provided on this form according to the principles of the Privacy Act 1993 - see Privacy and Security

Access Details

Requesting access for:
Are you a commercial 4WD operator?

Date when access required?

Entry/Exit point


Your details


The following to be completed for four wheel drive access only, for horse access please submit the form now.

Vehicle details

If you’re taking a 4WD, by submitting the form you are confirming you’ve read and accepted the conditions.

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