Permit to Keep and Sell Eggs of Protected Animals - South Australia


All eggs of fauna native to Australia are protected. It is an offence to take the eggs of a protected animal from the wild. A permit is required to keep five (5) or more eggs of protected animals.

Service type


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


Date of issue to 30 June (1, 3 and 5 years permits available).


2018-2019 fees:
$37.50 1 year
$20.40 Applications lodged after 1 January are applicable for a Half Year fee

Act(s) name

National Parks & Wildlife Act 1972 SA

Administering agency

Department for Environment and Water

Contact details

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

Fauna Permit Unit

Operating address: 81-95 Waymouth St
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1782
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0881244972
Fax: 0881155594
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