Permit to Undertake Scientific Research - Northern Territory

Service summary

This permit authorises the observation, collection, surveillance or monitoring of wildlife in the wild for research purposes. If your activity has a commercial purpose you may also need to obtain a deed of agreement under the Biological Resources Act 2006.

You will also require Animal Ethics Approval.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Written permission of the land holder or relevant lands authority must be obtained prior to a permit application being submitted. If a permit is required within a NT Park or Reserve a Conditions Page must be signed and submitted with your application.

Permission must also be obtained from Crown Land Estate and the relevant land council if an application for a permit involves Crown or Aboriginal Land. Please contact the Crown Land Department, Northern Land Council, Central Land Council if this is the case.

Duration

As required.

Administering agency

Parks and Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory

Act(s) name

Territory Parks & Wildlife Conservation Act 2006 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Permits Office

Permits Office is open Monday to Friday (excluding Public Holidays) from 8.00am to 4.00pm.



Operating address:
Level 1 JHV2
356 Bagot Road
Millner NT 0810
Mailing address:
PO Box 1448
Darwin NT 0801

Other:

0889994814

Phone:

0889994795

Fax:

0889994524
pwpermits@nt.gov.au

Website:

https://nt.gov.au/leisure/parks-reserves/contact-parks-and-wildlife Opens in a new browser window

Supporting information

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