You will require this licence if you intend to buy, sell and trade in live native animals. This licence will allow you to deal live reptiles or birds:
- Commercial Trade Licence for Reptiles
The application to trade reptiles includes a written knowledge test to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of the regulatory framework for keeping and trading in native animals and the reptiles permitted to be traded under an animal dealer's licence, and their husbandry requirements. Prior granting a licence, officers of the Wildlife Team will inspect the premises at which you intend to commercially trade native reptiles.
- Commercial Trade Licence for Birds
To apply you will need to contact the Office of Environment and Heritage for an application form to complete.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.