Compliance Overview

Compliance Framework
Compliance Driver Soil Conservation Act 1938 (NSW)
Classification Level 3
Centrally managed, local area(s) requirement.
Associated Legislation None
Associated Standards None
Associated Codes None
Associated Information None
Return to Top Administrative Information
Administrative Body NSW Office of Environment & Heritage
Administrative Name
Administrative Address Physical Address
Head Office
Level 14, 59 -61 Goulburn Street
Sydney NSW
Australia, 2000
Mailing Address
P.O. Box A290
Sydney South NSW
Australia, 1232
Administrative Phone 131 555
02 9995 5000
Administrative Email
Administrative Website
Return to Top General Introduction
VC Compliance Delegate Jo Scanlan, Chief Operating Officer
Compliance Coordinator Bradley Nixon, Associate Director Operational Services
Business Units Impacted
  • Estate and Built Environment
  • Office of the Chief Operating Officer
  • Rural Properties
Overview An Act to make provision for the conservation of soil resources and farm water resources and for the mitigation of erosion. Parts 2A, 3 and 4 of the Act provide for the management of land degradation and erosion, the management of areas of erosion hazard and management of the impact of erosion on waterways.

Note: Parts 2A, 3 and 4, and sections 15 and 30A in so far as they relate, those Parts are jointly administered by the Minister for Regional Infrastructure and Services, the Minister for Primary Industries, the Minister for Natural Resources, Lands and Water and the Minister for the Environment.