Water Management (General) Regulation 2018
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 11 July 2020 at 22:20)
175   Destruction or removal of timber
(1)  A person must not, without the consent of Essential Energy, destroy, cut, damage or remove any tree or shrub in the rural portion of a special area.
Maximum penalty—20 penalty units.
(2)  This clause does not apply to land that is privately owned, nor does it affect the rights conferred on the holder of a licence granted under the Forestry Act 2012.