Fauna Taking (Relocation) Licence - Western Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to take, disturb, possess, transport and / or release fauna for relocation. Fauna means any animal native to Australia, and any animal that periodically migrates to and lives in Australia and includes any animal declared to be fauna by the Agency.

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 licence you must provide details of any previous convictions relating to wildlife.

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


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $145.00

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $30.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $50.00

Fees for 2023-24

Vary Variation All $35.00

Fees for 2023-24


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.