Protected Fish Licence - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to take, trade in or keep protected fish. Protected fish are species of fish that are listed on the Threatened List. Common species of protected fish include:

  • Trout Cod
  • Australian Grayling
  • Tasmanian Whitebait
  • Brown and Dwarf Galaxias.

Permits are usually granted for educational, research or conservation purposes only.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

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 responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Protected Fish Licence - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Plants and Animals

Act(s) name

Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988 (Victoria)

Contact details

Customer Service Officer
Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Plants and Animals

Phone:

13 61 86

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