Commercial wildlife harvesting licence protected animals other than macropods - Queensland


This licence is required to take live protected spiders and scorpions and snake venom for commercial purposes.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You must complete the Pre-design/pre-lodgement meeting application form and contact Permit and Licence Management for specialist advice.


This licence remains in effect for one year.


Application process

You can obtain this licence by submitting a completed "Commercial wildlife harvesting licence (protected animals other than macropods)" application form and payment to the Department of Environment and Science .


This licence cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Environment and Science

Conservation and Sustainability Services

Conservation and Biodiversity Operations

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 Licensing Team

Conservation and Biodiversity Operations

Conservation and Sustainability Services

Department of Environment and Science

Mailing address: General Post Office Box 2454
Brisbane, Queensland
Phone: 1300 130 372
Fax: 07 3330 5875
Website: Department of Environment and Science (Opens in new window)