Permit for Exemption from Inland Fisheries Requirements - Tasmania


You may require this permit if you intend to undertake an action that is otherwise prohibited. This includes any of the following actions undertaken for any of the following activities:

  • scientific research
  • promotion of fishing
  • development of fishing technology
  • educational and community awareness programs
  • fish stock depletion or enhancement
  • the collection, keeping, breeding, hatching or cultivating of freshwater fish
  • certain sports activities that a person may be otherwise unable to conduct within the regulations due to disability
  • any other approved purpose.

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

To be eligible for this permit you must:

  • submit an application in the approved form
  • provide any information required by the Agency
  • pay any prescribed fee.

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

Inland Fisheries Service

Contact details

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


Operating address: 17 Back River Road
New Norfolk
Tasmania 7140
Mailing address: PO BOX 575
New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140
Phone: 1300 463 474
Phone: 03 6165 3808
Fax: 03 6173 0246