Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit - Tasmania


You will need this licence 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 licence you will be required to have completed the Wildlife Information, Rescue and Education Services Introductory Mammal Rehabilitation Training.


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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

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Natural and Cultural Heritage

Wildlife Management Branch

Contact details

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Wildlife Management Branch

Natural and Cultural Heritage

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

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)