Registration as an Approved Hunting Organisation (AHO) - New South Wales

Description

You will need this approval if your hunting club or similar organisation intends to become an Approved Hunting Organisation (AHO). An AHO is a hunting club or organisation that has applied for and received 'approved' status for the purpose of qualifying their members for a NSW Restricted Game Hunting Licence.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration, your hunting club or organisation must:

  • submit the application form
  • nominate a minimum of two office bearers as contacts
  • submit a copy of your club or organisation's constitution.

Your club or organisation must have a constitution that:

  • complies with relevant legislation
  • contains a hunting code of conduct or practice in line with the NSW Hunters' Code of Practice
  • contains disciplinary provisions which allow you to take disciplinary action against any member found to have breached the Hunters' Code of Practice or relevant legislation in NSW.

Please see the attached documents for further details on eligibility requirements and how to maintain your AHO status.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Game and Feral Animal Control Act 2002 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Game and Feral Animal Control Regulation 2012 New South Wales

Additional information

All hunting clubs that were AHOs with the former Game Council of NSW before its dissolution are automatically approved as AHOs by the Department under the relevant Act.

Administering agency

Department of Regional NSW

NSW Department of Primary Industries

DPI Hunting

Contact details

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