A Beechworth man has been ordered, with conviction, to pay $3000 to Landcare Australia after pleading guilty in Myrtleford Magistrates' Court today to three charges relating to taking forest produce for firewood from State forest without a permit.
The Essential Services Commission (ESC) has been commissioned to conduct an independent review and make recommendations to government about how best to implement a fairer rating system.
The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning advises and supports the Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water, the Minister for Local Government and the Minister for Planning.
Hon Lisa Neville MP - Minister for Environment, Climate Change & Water
Hon Natalie Hutchins MP - Minister for Local Government
Hon Richard Wynne MP - Minister for Planning