Code of practice - captive reptile and amphibian husbandry - Queensland

Description

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 and Science

Conservation and Sustainability Services

Nature Conservation Services

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Permit and Licence Management

Nature Conservation Services

Conservation and Sustainability Services

Department of Environment and Science

Mailing address: GPO Box 2454
Brisbane
Queensland 4001
Phone: 1300 130 372
Email: palm@des.qld.gov.au
Website: Department of Environment and Science (Opens in new window)