Pest Animals Permit - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to:

  • Capture any pest animal for the purpose of eradication; or
  • Feed or encourage the presence of any pest animal.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • Specify the place and manner (including any enclosure) the animal(s) will be kept;
  • Submit a block plan of the property, including measurements and showing the portion of the property to be used;
  • Submit any other information Council may require; and
  • Pay any required fees.


As specified on the permit.


Expires on 30 June following the date of issue.



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



Application for Pest Animals Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Brighton Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Environmental Health By-Law 1 2017

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Brighton Council

Operating address:
1 Tivoli Road
Old Beach, Tasmania 7017


03 6268 7000


03 6268 7013


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