Fauna Processing Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to process fauna taken under a fauna taking (commercial products) licence or operate a fauna processing establishment.

Fauna means any animal indigenous to Australia, and any animal that periodically migrates to and lives in Australia and includes any animal declared to be fauna by the Agency. Processing means to cut, skin, treat, chill, freeze, can, cure, pack or preserve any part of the fauna.

Your licence will specify the species of animal you are authorised to process, the maximum number you may process, and the number of persons from whom you may purchase the animals for processing.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

There may be an exemption. Please contact the Contact Officer for further information.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • submit the required forms
  • pay any required fees
  • comply with any additional provisions outlined by the Agency.

Separate registration through your local council of your premises may also be required. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

New application and licence fee:

  • Taxidermy - $100.00
  • Non-taxidermy - $200.00.
Renew Renewal All

Renewal application and licence fee:

  • Taxidermy - $85.00
  • Non-taxidermy - $110.00.

Forms

Other resources

Act(s) name

Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Biodiversity Conservation Regulations 2018 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions

Parks and Wildlife Service

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Wildlife Licensing Section

Parks and Wildlife Service

Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions

Operating address: Technology Park, Western Precinct
17 Dick Perry Avenue
Kensington, Western Australia 6151
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 30
Bentley DC, Western Australia 6983
Phone: 08 9219 9831
Email: wildlifelicensing@dbca.wa.gov.au
Website: Parks and Wildlife Service (Opens in new window)