You will require this permit if you intend to undertake any activity in Antarctica that involves any living organisms that are found in the marine environment within the area defined under the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR).
This area covers the waters surrounding Antarctica.
Activities for which permits are required include:
- harvesting living marine organisms of a specified kind or kinds
- carrying out research involving living marine organisms
- fishing for recreational purposes.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.