You will require this permit if you intend to keep or sell protected animals of the specialist species in the course of carrying on a business of dealing in protected animals. Animals of the specialist species are unlisted, though may be difficult to keep, threatened or rare.
You will be entitled under this permit to also keep or sell animals of the species listed as basic in the legislation.
You will require a permit to keep even a single animal of the specialist species.
Animals must be lawfully obtained, such as through captive breeding or purchase from a licensed dealer.
You will be entitled to trade an animal of a basic or specialist species after you have held the animal due for trading for 7 days. If you wish to trade before you have held the animal for 7 days, you must obtain a clearance from the agency.
Please contact the agency for more information.