Permit for Exemption from Inland Fisheries Requirements - Tasmania


You may need this permit if you intend to undertake an action that is otherwise prohibited. This includes any of the following actions undertaken for any of the following activities:

  • scientific research
  • promotion of fishing
  • development of fisheries
  • development of fishing technology
  • educational and community awareness programs
  • fish stock depletion or enhancement
  • collection, keeping, breeding, hatching or cultivating of freshwater fish
  • certain sports activities that a person may be otherwise unable to conduct within the regulations due to disability
  • any other approved purpose.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $44.50

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $178.00

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Inland Fisheries Act 1995 Tasmania

Approval time

10 business days

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Inland Fisheries Service

Contact details

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