Commercial Brushtail Possum Hunter's Permit - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to hunt and take brushtail possums for commercial purposes. Commercial purposes include selling the meat and skins. This permit applies to the properties specified in the permit.

You can only sell brushtail possum meat and skins to people with the appropriate licence or permit. 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 permit, you must:

  • Provide a completed application form that includes your firearms licence number and date of birth; and
  • Pay any required fees.

If you intend to sell game animal carcases (meat) then you must provide a copy of a Certificate in Meat Processing (Game Meat Hunters and Shooters). Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Prerequisites

Expiry

This permit expires on 31 December each year.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$22.00

Lodgement

Lodge

Applications can be lodged by mail or at your local Service Tasmania outlet.


Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
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
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 6165 4305

Fax:

03 6233 3477
wildlife.reception@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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