Approval to Operate a Cat Management Facility - Tasmania

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to operate a cat management facility. A cat management facility is a facility for handling and holding cats.

Stray cats may be taken to cat management facilities. A cat management facility may re-home, offer for sale or humanely destroy unclaimed cats. Cat management facilities may also receive surrendered cats from owners or from people controlling cats on their private land.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • Be a fit and proper person to operate a facility;
  • Provide details of the size and capacity of your intended facility;
  • Provide details of any convictions you have that involve animals; and
  • Obtain any required planning approvals for your facility, and provide the Agency with details of all current approvals.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Prerequisites

Duration

Ongoing.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Approval to Operate a Cat Management Facility - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Cat Management Act 2009 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Cat Management Regulations 2012 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Invasive Species Branch

Contact details

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

Manager

Invasive Species Branch

Biosecurity Tasmania

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 171 Westbury Road
Prospect
Tasmania 7000
Phone: 03 6777 2200
Phone: 1300 369 688
Fax: 03 6336 5453
Email: invasivespecies@dpipwe.tas.gov.au