Permit to Expose an Animal or Animal Material to a Disease - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to undertake any of the following activities:

  • expose any animal or animal material directly or indirectly to a List B disease, new disease or unknown disease
  • expose an animal or animal material to a List A disease
  • be in possession of a List A disease agent
  • administer a List A disease agent.

This permit does not apply to the exposure of an animal to a vaccine or a diagnostic reagent for a List A disease.

Please refer to the Agency website for a full description of List A and B diseases.

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

Animal Health and Welfare

Contact details

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

Chief Veterinary Officer

Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3263
Fax: 03 6278 1875