Protected Fish Licence - Victoria


You will need this licence to take, trade in or keep protected fish. Protected fish are species of fish that are listed on the Threatened List. Common species of protected fish include:

  • Trout Cod
  • Australian Grayling
  • Tasmanian Whitebait
  • Brown and Dwarf Galaxias.

Permits are usually granted for educational, research or conservation purposes only.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

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Act(s) name

Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Action

Plants and Animals

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