Permit to Sell a Protected Animal - South Australia

Description

You will need this permit to sell a protected animal. A protected animal includes any species of mammal, bird or reptile which is:

  • indigenous to Australia
  • migratory and occasionally migrates to, and lives in, Australia
  • specified as a protected species in the legislation.

This permit relates to animals listed in the Regulations as 'basic species', which are defined as being common in captivity and / or in their natural habitat, and which keeping and selling has little impact on naturally occurring populations.

You will need this permit even if you intend to sell a single protected animal only, and even if you intend to sell a species of protected animal which you do not usually need a permit to keep.

Please contact the agency for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You must submit a fauna stock return 14 days after the expiry of your permit.

Duration

Up to one year

Expiry

30 June

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $20.00

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Sell Protected Animal Permit - Please contact the agency for information on forms to be submitted.

Application process

Apply

You will need to lodge your completed application with fee payment with the agency.

Transfer

This permit cannot be transferred.

Additional information

All animals must be lawfully obtained, such as through captive breeding or purchase from a licensed dealer.

You may only apply for a permit for an animal purchased in your name.

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Fauna Permit Unit

Department for Environment and Water

Operating address: Ground Floor
81 - 95 Waymouth Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1782
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 08 8124 4972
Email: dewfaunapermitsunit@sa.gov.au