Permit for Activities Within a Weed Protected Area - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to undertake certain activities within an area that has been declared as protected by the Agency. An area may be declared to be protected if it is considered necessary to prevent the introduction into that area of any declared weeds.

Declared weeds are those determined by the Authority to have potentially significant adverse impacts on Tasmania's productive capacity, natural or physical resources, genetic diversity or ecological processes. A list of declared weeds can be found on the Agency website.

Activities requiring approval in a declared area include:

  • The movement into a protected area of any plant, declared weed, goods, livestock, material or vehicles; and
  • Undertaking any activity in a protected area that is restricted or prohibited by the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit for Activities Within a Weed Protected Area - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania
Invasive Species Branch

Act(s) name

Weed Management Act 1999 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Weed Management Regulations 2007 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Manager
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania
Invasive Species Branch


Operating address:
171 Westbury Road
Prospect
Tasmania 7000

Phone:

1300 369 688

Phone:

03 6777 2200

Fax:

03 6336 5453
invasivespecies@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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