Managing vegetation in the brigalow region – recent (2018) changes to the legislation.

Are you in the Brigalow Belt region of Queensland and want to know how theses changes could impact you?

In this BeefConnect webinar presentation, Emma Seccull from the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (Charleville) discusses the new (2018) vegetation management legislation and how it impacts the management of vegetation on your property. Emma is a Natural Resource Management Officer and is a valuable source of information for understanding and interpreting the new legislation especially in the Brigalow Belt region of Queensland.

This presentation also discusses frequently asked questions from landholders regarding the new vegetation management laws, as well as providing some factual information on how the changes may affect you.

You can watch the Full recording or use the Playlist below to jump to the start of a particular section within the presentation. 24:56 published 8 October 2018 by FutureBeefAu.

Download a copy of the Vegetation Management in Queensland (Brigalow) presentation (PDF, 4.42MB).

Full recording


  1. New vegetation management laws for the Brigalow Belt of Qld
  2. Key points
  3. Vegetation management laws and framework
  4. Vegetation management law changes
  5. Native forest practice
  6. Thinning
  7. Category ‘R’
  8. PMAVs and mapping
  9. Where to start?
  10. Vegetation maps
  11. Regulated Vegetation Management (RVM) map
  12. Vegetation management supporting map
  13. Protected plants flora survey trigger map
  14. Property Map of Assessable Vegetation (PMAV)
  15. Checking your clearing options
  16. Some helpful tools
  17. Compliance and monitoring
  18. Early detection system
  19. Publicly available imagery
  20. Compliance and compliance tools
  21. Key steps to compliance
  22. Review of accepted development vegetation clearing codes
  23. Contact details – call us before you clear