Permit to Take Threatened Species (for Consultants & Development-related Activities)

​​​​Where a development will involve impact to a species listed as threatened under the Threaten​ed Species Protection Act 1995​ a permit to 'take' will be required. 'Take' includes kill, injure, pursue, catch, damage, destroy and collect. Consultants must also hold a permit to collect or impact specimens during any surveying. A permit under the Nature Conservation Act 2002 is also required to take products of wildlife.

​​If you require a permit, complete ​the permit application form below for the 'Taking' of Native Flora and/or Fauna. Applicants should allow 4 weeks for an application to be assessed and processed. Please note that permits will generally not be issued until the relevant planning approvals are obtained.

  Permit to Take Application Form   (257Kb)

If a Permit to Take is issued, ​a Permit Activity Report Form will need to be completed providing information on the species taken.


Conservation Assessments
GPO Box 44 HOBART TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 4417

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