A public consultation process to obtain feedback on the Draft Forest Management Plan 2024-2033 was conducted from 18 October 2022 to 18 December 2022. Submissions are now closed.
All submissions received during the public comment period have been considered in the development of a final plan, scheduled for release in 2023. A summary of submissions is available.
The Draft Forest Management Plan 2024-2033 has been referred to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) for a determination on whether the plan requires assessment under Part IV of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 (EP Act).
Further information on the EPA Assessment process is available at: https://www.epa.wa.gov.au/step-step-through-proposal-assessment-process.
More information about the forest management plan including fact sheets, frequently asked questions, and published issues of the FMP eNewsletter, is available at https://www.dbca.wa.gov.au/forest-management-plan.