Permit for Activities Within a Weed Infested Area - Tasmania


You will require this approval if you intend to undertake certain activities within an area that has been declared as weed infested by the Agency.

Declared weeds are those determined by the Agency to have potentially significant adverse impacts on Tasmania's productive capacity, natural or physical resources, genetic diversity or ecological processes. A list of declared weeds can be found on the Agency website.

Activities requiring approval in a declared area include:

  • The movement into and out of an infested area of any plant, declared weed, goods, livestock, material or vehicle;
  • The possession of any plant, declared weed, goods, material or vehicle; and
  • Undertaking any activity that is restricted or prohibited 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 directly with the Contact Officer for information on any 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