Permit for Activities Within a Weed Protected Area - Tasmania

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to undertake certain activities within an area that has been declared as protected by the Agency. An area may be declared to be protected if it is considered necessary to prevent the introduction into that area of any declared weeds.

Declared weeds are those determined by the Authority to have potentially significant adverse impacts on Tasmania's productive capacity, natural or physical resources, genetic diversity or ecological processes. A list of declared weeds can be found on the Agency website.

Activities requiring approval in a declared area include:

  • The movement into a protected area of any plant, declared weed, goods, livestock, material or vehicles; and
  • Undertaking any activity in a protected area that is restricted or prohibited by the Agency.

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

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Fees

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Task Type Description
Apply Application

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Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Permit for Activities Within a Weed Protected Area - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Weed Management Act 1999 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Weed Management Regulations 2007 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Invasive Species Branch

Contact details

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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