You will require this permit if you intend to possess, transfer, purchase, sell or breed protected bird species. This permit covers all Tasmanian protected bird species. It is an offence in Tasmania to possess or handle protected bird species without this permit.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this permit, you must:
- Keep a record of all protected bird species currently in your possession, and their movements, sale, and breeding programs; and
- Complete the required application forms and other documentation as required by Tasmanian law.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
No fees are required.
There are two forms to be competed as part of the application process:
- The Renewal of Protected Bird Species Permit: all protected bird species currently in the permit holder's possession are to be entered on this form, to be renewed annually; and
- Bird Species Movements Registration: all purchase, sale, death, breeding, and transfer movements of individual protected birds in your possession are to be monitored on this form.
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Natural and Cultural Heritage
Wildlife Management Branch
Nature Conservation Act 2002 (Tasmania)
Wildlife (General) Regulations 2010 (Tasmania)
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