Code of Practice for the Hunting of Wild Fallow Deer in Tasmania - Tasmania


You may need to comply with this code if you intend to hunt or take deer for recreational or crop protection purposes.

This code has been developed to guide deer hunting practices in Tasmania to ensure that animals are killed as humanely and efficiently as possible with the minimum amount of suffering.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Animal Welfare Act 1993 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

Contact details

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