Permit to Undertake Certain Activities with Prohibited Matter - Tasmania


You will need a permit if you intend to undertake certain activities with prohibited matter. Different permits are required for dealing with prohibited matter, including:

  • Individual permit - animal: to import animals / animal products that are not listed as permitted matter.
  • Prohibited dealing permit - animal: to undertake certain prescribed dealings with prohibited pests and diseases such as importing, supplying or propagating.
  • Prohibited matter permit: to possess or engage in any form of dealing with prohibited matter without a special permit.

Please contact the agency for more information.

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.


As specified


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.


Approval time

90 business days for individual permit - animal and prohibited matter permits. 10 business days for Prohibited Dealing Permit - Animal.

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Contact details

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