Wildlife Imports

The private keeping of any imported wildlife other than caged birds is not permitted in Tasmania. Only holders of a wildlife exhibition licence or a suitable scientific research facility are eligible to apply to import wildlife into Tasmania.

Note: Conditions on the importation of animals under the Animal Health Act 1995 also apply. For further information see the Requirements for Importing Animals to Tasmania.

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Wildlife Management Branch
134 Macquarie Street
GPO Box 44
Phone: 03 6165 4305
Fax: 03 6173 0253
Email: wildlife.reception@dpipwe.tas.gov.au