Hunting Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to hunt, take and posess the following animals during particular seasons:

  • brown quail
  • deer
  • muttonbird
  • pheasant
  • wallaby
  • wild duck.
Species that can be hunted, alongside the open season in which wildlife can be taken, will be specified on the licence.

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 licence you must:

  • be more than 14 years old if use of a firearm is required
  • hold a firearms licence if you intend to take deer, duck, wallaby, brown quail or pheasant
  • have the permission of the landowner if hunting on private land
  • have passed the waterfowl identification test if you intend to hunt wild ducks.

Duration

One year

Expiry

31 December

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Brown quail licence:

  • full fee - $33.00
  • concessional fee - 26.40.

Fees for 2021-22

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Deer licence:

  • full fee - $74.25
  • concessional fee - 59.40.

Fees for 2021-22

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Muttonbird licence:

  • full fee - $33.00
  • concessional fee - 26.40.

Fees for 2021-22

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Pheasant licence:

  • full fee - $16.50
  • concessional fee - $13.20.

Fees for 2021-22

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Wallaby licence:

  • full fee - $33.00
  • concessional fee - 26.40.

Fees for 2021-22

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Wild duck licence:

  • full fee - $33.00
  • concessional fee - 26.40.

Fees for 2021-22

Forms

Other resources

Act(s) name

Nature Conservation Act 2002 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Nature Conservation (Wildlife) Regulations 2021 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Natural and Cultural Heritage

Wildlife Management Branch

Contact details

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

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Enquiries

Wildlife Management Branch

Natural and Cultural Heritage

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Tasmania
Operating address: Level 8
59 Liverpool Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4305
Fax: 03 6173 0253
Email: wildlife.reception@nre.tas.gov.au
Website: Wildlife Management (Opens in new window)