Licence to Take Dangerous Fauna - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to take and / or release dangerous fauna, such as venomous snakes in Western Australia. To take means to kill, capture or harm. Fauna means any animal indigenous to Australia, and any animal that periodically migrates to and lives in Australia and includes any animal declared to be fauna by the Agency.

Your licence may specify among other things the number and species of fauna which may be taken; by whom, where, when and in what manner the fauna may be taken. 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

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Licence to Take Dangerous Fauna - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Parks and Wildlife

Act(s) name

Wildlife Conservation Act 1950 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Wildlife Conservation Regulations 1970 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Senior Licensing Officer - Fauna, Wildlife Licensing Section
Department of Parks and Wildlife


Mailing address:
Locked Bag 30
Bentley Delivery Centre
Western Australia 6983

Phone:

08 92199831

Fax:

08 92198242
wildlifelicensing@dpaw.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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