Public consultation and more information

Larger map of selected case study areas

We have provided some additional fact sheets which we encourage you to read before making a submission.

Fact sheets

If you require assistance in reading these documents, please contact +61 2 9338 6600 or

Video summaries

Public consultation

The public consultation and submission period will commence from Monday, 8 February until Sunday, 18 April 2021.

Public consultations will be held at the following times and locations.

*Registrations are required for all sessions. COVID-19 protocols and restrictions will be in place for face-to-face consultations as directed by NSW Health guidelines.

LocationDetails Event registration
Webinar – Session 2 Thursday, 4 March
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
RichmondThursday, 11 March
11:00 am – 12:30 pm or 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
'River Farm', 40 Edwards Road
Richmond Lowlands, NSW, 2753
TocalFriday, 12 March
9:00 am – 10:30 am or 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Tocal Agricultural Centre,
815 Tocal Road, Paterson, NSW, 2421
Coffs HarbourThursday, 18 March
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm or 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Coffs Harbour Showground, Norm Jordan Pavillion
Pacific Hwy, Coffs Harbour, NSW, 2450
UlladullaWednesday, 24 March
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm or 4:00 pm – 5:30pm
Kings Point Retreat Ulladulla
300 Kings Point Drive,Ulladulla, NSW, 2539
MuswellbrookWednesday, 31 March
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm or 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Muswellbrook & District Workers Club
15 Sydney Street, Muswellbrook, NSW, 2333


Submissions on the Coastal Harvestable Rights Review can be made by either taking the CHRR Survey or by making a written submission (including any supporting documents) via 'Have your say'. Both options are available online.

CHRR Survey–Have your say

To request a hard copy of the discussion paper, supporting materials or if you have any questions please email or write to:

Coastal Harvestable Rights Review
Department of Planning, Industry and Environment–Water
PO Box 1488
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

For more information please email

At the conclusion of the submission period the submissions and other feedback will be reviewed and recommendations will be made to the Minister for Water, Property and Housing on whether existing harvestable rights limits in coastal draining catchments should be increased, and if further studies are required.