Approval to Destroy Traps Intended for Vermin - Tasmania


You will require this approval if you intend to destroy, remove or interfere with any trap, snare or poison that is laid or used on any land to capture or destroy vermin.

Vermin includes:

  • Foxes;
  • Rabbits; and
  • Any other animal or bird which is declared vermin by the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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 consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Invasive Species Branch

Contact details

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


Operating address: 171 Westbury Road
Tasmania 7000
Phone: 03 6777 2200
Phone: 1300 369 688
Fax: 03 6336 5453