Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit - Tasmania


You will need this permit if you intend to be a wildlife rehabilitator. Wildlife rehabilitation involves providing temporary care to enable wildlife to be released back into the wild.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, you will be required to have completed the Wildlife Information, Rescue and Education Services Introductory Mammal Rehabilitation Training.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All You do not need to pay any fees.

Act(s) name

Animal Welfare Act 1993 Tasmania

Nature Conservation Act 2002 Tasmania

Threatened Species Protection Act 1995 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Nature Conservation (Wildlife) Regulations 2021 Tasmania

Approval time

20 business days

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Natural and Cultural Heritage

Wildlife Management Branch

Contact details

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