Herpetology Permit Application Form

​​​​​​​​​​​​To keep Tasmanian native reptiles and amphibians you must hold a current Herpetology Permit and agree to abide by the Code of Practice for Herpetology. (See Herpetology in Tasmania - Code of Practice.)

1. Permit Application Form - First Permit

Use the application form below to apply for a Herpetology Permit for the first time, the application form includes a fact sheet on the permitting requirements for herpetology in Tasmania.

  Herpeto​logy Permit - Applic​atio​n Form   (185Kb)

​​Note: Permits are valid for a maximum of one year. All permits expire on 30 June of each year.

2. Permit Renewal Forms
If you already have a Herpetology P​ermit and would like to renew your permit you must submit a new application before your current permit expires, for most permits this will be 30 June each year. Please use the Herpetolgy Permit Renewal Form below.

  Herpetology Permit Renewal Form   (669Kb)

The Herpetology Permit Renewal Form includes a Herpetology Return Form which reports on the quantity of each species held at the time your Herpetology Permit expires.This form can also be found on on page 4 of your current permit. This form must be completed and submitted for your permit to be renewed.

​The Herpetology Permit Renewal Form, also includes a Herpetology Record Form which must be completed and submitted. ​​The Herpetology Record Form details any animals that have been acquired, gifted, transferred, released, or have died during the permit period. 

​This can be downloaded from the link below or can also be found on pages 5-6 of your current permit.

  Herpetology Record Form   (96Kb)​​


Wildlife Management
Level 5, 134 Macquarie Street, Hobart
GPO Box 44
Phone: 03 6165 4305
Email: wildlife.reception@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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