Licence to Export Wildlife - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to export local wildlife or related materials from Tasmania. This permit covers living creatures, the remains or products of partly protected, protected, or specially protected wildlife such as possums and wallabies.

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

To be eligible for this licence, you must:

  • Register any export licences as required by the Commonwealth before submitting this application;
  • Complete the required application form and other documentation as required by Tasmanian law;
  • Hold appropriate current indemnity insurance; and
  • Pay any required fees.

All wallaby and brushtail possum skins must be branded and the royalty paid prior to export. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Per consignment.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyLicence

$15.30 minimum or $3.06 per specimen, whichever is the greatest.

Lodgement

Lodge

A copy of the permit is required to be fixed externally to the carrier in which the animal or product is being transported.


Approval time

Allow five working days for approval of applications and issuing of permits.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Natural and Cultural Heritage
Wildlife Management Branch

Act(s) name

Nature Conservation Act 2002 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Wildlife (General) Regulations 2010 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Natural and Cultural Heritage
Wildlife Management Branch


Operating address:
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 61654305

Fax:

03 62333477
wildlife.reception@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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