Protected Bird Species Permit - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to possess, transfer, purchase, sell or breed protected bird species. This permit covers all Tasmanian protected bird species. It is an offence in Tasmania to possess or handle protected bird species without this permit.

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:

  • Keep a record of all protected bird species currently in your possession, and their movements, sale, and breeding programs; and
  • Complete the required application forms and other documentation as required by Tasmanian law.

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

No fees are required.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Natural and Cultural Heritage

Wildlife Management Branch

Contact details

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


Operating address: 134 Macquarie Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4305
Fax: 03 6233 3477