Threatened species

NRC's role

The Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 and the Fisheries Management Act 1994 both provide the Natural Resources Commission (the Commission) with an advisory role in the following areas of threatened species management:

  • Biodiversity Certification
  • Priorities Action Statements
  • Scientific Committees and Advisory Councils

For more information on the management of threatened species in NSW, visit these websites.

NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
NSW Department of Primary Industries