You will require this permit if you intend to deal with restricted matter for commercial use, biological control or scientific research.
Restricted matter is a thing that has a significant impact on human health, social amenity, the economy or the environment. Restricted matter can include:
- diseases, parasites or viruses
- invasive animals or pests
- noxious fish
- insect pests.
This permit allows you to keep or possess, experiment with, produce, breed, propagate, use, grow, feed, culture, distribute, import, transport, dispose of, buy or supply restricted matter.