Dealer licence (protected, international or farm animals) - Queensland

Description

You need a dealer licence if you buy, keep, process or sell certain animals.

There are three categories depending on the type of animal you are dealing in:

  • Dead protected animals - animals that are classified as threatened or near threatened species.
  • Dead international animals - any deceased animal that is imported from overseas and is not native to Australia.
  • Live farm animals - this licence will not be granted unless the chief executive believes the animal would be processed under the licence as soon as practicable after the licence holder buys, accepts or receives the animal.

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 licence you must:

  • be over 18 years of age
  • be a suitable person to hold a wildlife licence.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You must have and keep up to date an approved wildlife record book.

Duration

Up to three years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All $143.70 1 month or less
Apply Licence All $715.00 More than 1 month but less than a year
Apply Licence All $2048.00 More than 1 year but less than 3 years

Transfer

This licence cannot be transferred

Administering agency

Department of Environment and Science

Environmental Services and Regulation

Permit and Licence Management

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

Permit and Licence Management

Environmental Services and Regulation

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)