Wildlife Trade Permit - Multiple Consignment Authorities - Australian Government

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to import or export animals or plants. The wildlife trade permit allows you to import or export:

  • species listed on the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)
  • Australian native species.

Activities covered include:

  • the export of Australian native plants and animals (including pets, wildlife, insects and shells) or products derived from threatened Australian native animals and plants and exotic species
  • the import of species (including plants, and pets and animals for zoos, wildlife parks or travelling exhibitions) listed on CITES as threatened, and products derived from threatened species.

A Multiple Consignment Authority permits you to import or export an unlimited number of consignments of a particular range of specimens.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Due to the complex regulatory framework surrounding import or export permits, you must consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements prior to submitting an application.

Duration

Duration varies between six months and three years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $175.00

Per 6 months. Fees for 2021-22

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Wildlife Trade Permits (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Regulations 2000 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Wildlife, Heritage and Marine Division

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries, Wildlife Trade Regulation Section

Wildlife, Heritage and Marine Division

Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Operating address: 45-47 Cliff Street
Fremantle
Western Australia 6160
Operating address: 33 Allara Street
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Operating address: 18 Marcus Street
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1047
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Mailing address: Locked Bag 5020
Parramatta
New South Wales 2124
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1751
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2454
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1680
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2392
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Mailing address: GPO BOX 858
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6274 1900
Fax: 02 6274 1921
Email: wildlifetrade@environment.gov.au