Fauna Taking (Relocation) Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to take, disturb, possess, transport and / or release fauna for relocation. 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.

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:

  • provide details of any previous convictions relating to wildlife
  • submit any required forms
  • pay any required fees
  • comply with any additional provisions outlined by the Authority.

You may also be required to provide the method, safety steps and precautions in regard to taking, transporting and / or releasing fauna.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $175.00 New application and licence fee.
Renew Renewal All $80.00 Renewal application and licence fee.

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)