Kangaroo Harvesters' Licence - New South Wales


You will need a licence if you intend to harvest kangaroos and sell their carcasses. There are 2 types of kangaroo harvesting licences:

  • Professional Kangaroo Harvester Licence
  • Landholder Kangaroo Harvester Licence.

The main difference between the licences is that a Landholder Kangaroo Harvester Licence holder is restricted to using commercial tags on properties they own or occupy within the commercial kangaroo management zone. Landholder licensees cannot harvest kangaroos on other properties within the zone or other commercial zones.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must have:

  • a valid driver's licence
  • a valid firearms licence
  • successful completion of the accreditation course (AMPG306 Use Firearms to Harvest Wild Game) for kangaroo harvesters
  • successful completion of the statement of attainment 900-81367V01 - Game Harvester Skill Set through Open Training and Education Network (OTEN) TAFE.


31 December in the year of issue


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Fee information is in the attached fee resource.

Administering agency

Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

Kangaroo Management Program Team

Contact details

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