Approval to Destroy Traps Intended for Vermin - Tasmania


You will need to this approval if you intend to destroy, remove or interfere with any trap, snare or poison that is laid or used on any land to capture or destroy vermin.

Vermin includes:

  • foxes
  • rabbits
  • any other animal or bird which is declared vermin by the Agency.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Act(s) name

Vermin Control Act 2000 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Invasive Species Branch

Contact details

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Invasive Species Branch

Biosecurity Tasmania

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Operating address: 165 Westbury Road
Tasmania 7000
Phone: 03 6165 3777
Phone: 03 6777 5159
Website: Invasive Species (Opens in new window)