Temporary access to parks for scientific research

Approval is required for all scientific research access on Council-controlled parkland.

Access for scientific research does not require a fee; however, the application is subject to approval conditions and the research results are to be provided to our Natural Areas Management Unit.

Our natural area reserves are subject to wild and prescribed fires, pest management control measures, or may be closed for maintenance work.

Before submitting your application please read our Park use terms and conditions(PDF, 204KB)

Use this online form to request access to a park for scientific research.

Submit online form