Code of practice - captive reptile and amphibian husbandry - Queensland


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to take, keep or use amphibians or reptiles in Queensland. This code outlines the minimum acceptable standards and places some conditions on the conduct of persons keeping reptiles or amphibians.

This code is intended as a resource for recreational keepers, but may be useful to many types of people including herpetologists, animal welfare experts and researchers.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Science and Innovation

Wildlife and Threatened Species Operations

Contact details

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