Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with this convention if you intend to operate near or with migratory wild animal species.

This regulating convention protects those species of wild animals that migrate across or outside of national boundaries. It provides a framework for enhancing the conservation status of rare and threatened migratory species.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of the Environment and Energy

Environment Protection

Biodiversity Conservation

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Phone: 1800 803 772