Private Land Supplier's Licence - Western Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to take and supply protected flora to another person. All flora that is native to Western Australia is protected throughout the State. Protected flora is defined as any plant (including any wildflower, palm, shrub, tree, fern, creeper or vine) or any part of a plant, including seeds and spores. For this licence, flora does not include specifically controlled sandalwood.

Your licence will specify the private land from which you are authorised to take flora, and the class of flora you are authorised to take. Your licence only covers the properties that are listed on the licence. If you intend to sell flora taken from other properties not listed on your licence, you must apply for an additional licence.

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:

  • specify the land on which you wish to collect the flora
  • specify the types of flora to be taken or sold
  • be an owner or occupier of private land, or obtain the written permission of the owner of the land to take protected flora
  • provide written authority from the land's managing authority to enter onto the land for the purpose of harvesting
  • comply with any additional provisions outlined by the Agency.


1 or 3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

New application fee:

  • 1 year - $45.00
  • 3 years - $75.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All

Renewal application fee:

  • 1 year - $30.00
  • 3 years - $60.00.

Fees for 2023-24

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.