Permit to Sell Protected Animals - Tannery and Skin Permit (Class 8) - South Australia


This permit enables the holder to tan, or part pocess and sell the skins of kangaroos, subject to the following conditions:

  • the permit holder may only purchase or receive the skins of kangaroos which were legally taken or obtained in accordance with the National Parks and Wildlife Act, 1972 and Regulations; and
  • the permit holder may only purchase or receive kangaroo skins from interstate if they have been legally acquired under an approved kangaroo management program.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Applicants must be a resident of South Australia. Applications should be made by either the Public Officer of the company or the Managing Director.

Applicants must have a comprehensive knowledge of the National Parks and Wildlife (Kangaroo Harvesting) Regulations 2003 and the National Parks and Wildlife (Wildlife) Regulations 2001 under the National Parks & Wildlife Act, 1972.


Permits expire on 30 June; The 1, 3 or 5 year options available if lodged and processed between 1 July and 31 December; The half-year fee is only for new applications lodged on or after 1 January.


2019-2020 fees:
$600 Half year
$1088 One year.

Cheque, Money Order, Credit Card.

Act(s) name

Animal Welfare Act 1985 South Australia

National Parks & Wildlife Act 1972 South Australia

Administering agency

Department for Environment and Water

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Kangaroo Management Program

Operating address: 1st Floor
9 Mackay Street
Port Augusta SA 5700
Mailing address: PO Box 78
Port Augusta SA 5700
Phone: 0886485318
Fax: 0886485301