Lease-based aquaculture forms

The following list of forms relate to aquaculture leases. For more information on any forms please contact any of our Aquaculture Officers on 02 4982 1232.

It is strongly recommended that the relevant information kit is read before an application form is completed.

It is an aquaculture permit holder's responsibility to be aware of their obligations under the Fisheries Management Act 1994 and the Fisheries Management (Aquaculture) Regulation 2012. The following document provides a snapshot of these responsibilities.

Aquaculture permit and lease holder responsibilities

Information kits

Title Details
Aquaculture Lease Security Arrangements (Bonds) Information Kit for Oyster Farmers
Consolidation of oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 65.6 KB
Application for oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 71.6 KB
Renewal of oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 57.4 KB
Sublet of oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 71.8 KB
Subdivision of oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 58.6 KB
Surrender of oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 52.9 KB
Transfer of oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 57.1 KB
Transmission of oyster lease - information kit
PDF, 58.7 KB
Oyster mortality

Application forms

Title Details
Class A Aquaculture Permit Application
PDF, 104.1 KB
Class A Aquaculture Permit Application (replace existing permit)
PDF, 90.0 KB
Aquaculture Lease Consolidation Form
PDF, 120.6 KB
Aquaculture Lease Application Non-Priority Oyster Aquaculture Area
PDF, 62.4 KB
Aquaculture Lease Application Priority Oyster Aquaculture Area
PDF, 43.3 KB
Class 2 Aquaculture Lease Application
PDF, 92.6 KB
Aquaculture Permit/Lease Variation Preliminary Assessment
PDF, 55.9 KB
Aquaculture Lease Renewal Form
PDF, 77.9 KB
Aquaculture Lease Subdivision Form
PDF, 135.9 KB
Aquaculture Lease Subletting Form
PDF, 86.7 KB
Aquaculture Lease Surrender Form
PDF, 69.8 KB
Aquaculture Lease Transfer Form
PDF, 86.1 KB
Aquaculture Lease Transmission Form
PDF, 67.1 KB

Other aquaculture forms

Title Details
Aquaculture Lease Sign Order Form
PDF, 22.3 KB
Statutory Declartion for Lost or Destroyed Aquaculture Lease Documents
PDF, 35.4 KB
Aquaculture Lease Survey Specifications
PDF, 887.2 KB
Aquaculture/Oyster Lease Work Plan
PDF, 26.8 KB

Other Useful Websites

Title Details
NSW Oyster Industry Sustainable Aquaculture Strategy (OISAS)