Approval to Operate a Cat Management Facility - Tasmania


You will need to be approved if you intend to operate a cat management facility, which may re-home, offer for sale or humanely destroy cats. Cat management facilities may also receive unwanted or stray cats.

Service type


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 or organisation
  • provide details of the size and capacity of your intended facility
  • provide details of any convictions you have that involve animals
  • obtain any required planning approvals for your facility, and provide the Agency with details of all current approvals.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Cat Management Act 2009 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Cat Management Regulations 2012 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources 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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


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)