This licence is required to take live protected spiders and scorpions and snake venom for commercial purposes.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Definition of terms
in relation to a cultural or natural resource or wildlife, includes buy, sell, process or gain any benefit from the resource or wildlife. For an animal it does not include move or process.
You must complete the Pre-design/pre-lodgement meeting application form and contact Permit and Licence Management for specialist advice.
This licence cannot be transferred.
This licence remains in effect for one year.
Other animals annual licence fee
Spiders and scorpions annual licence fee
You can obtain this licence by submitting a completed "Commercial wildlife harvesting licence (protected animals other than macropods)" application form and payment to the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection .
S9-S22 of the Nature Conservation (Administration) Regulation 2006
S77-S91 of the Nature Conservation (Wildlife Management) Regulation 2006
Other sections may apply depending on the species.
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Conservation and Sustainability Services
Nature Conservation Services
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (Queensland)
Nature Conservation (Administration) Regulation 2006 (Queensland)
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