Commercial Purposes Licence

A Commercial Purposes Licence authorises the holder to:

  • Possess the products of partly protected wildlife or of protected wildlife, specified on the licence
  • Sell or otherwise dispose of the products of wildlife, specified on the licence, to a person, or a class of persons, specified on the licence.​

What speci​​​es does this cover?

The species that can be possessed or sold under a CPL includes:
  • ​Bennett's Wallaby
  • Rufous Wallaby
  • Brushtail Possum
  • Forester Kangaroo
  • Cape Barren Goose
  • Fallow Deer​
Additional species will be assessed on a case by case basis.​

​​Essential Information

  • this licence commenses on the 1st of July each year and ends on the 30th of June the following year
  • ​there is a fee for this licence
  • if the licence includes the sale of game animal carcasses the applicant must hold a Game Harvester Skill Set accreditation or equivalent
How do I​​ apply?

Read the fact sheet and complete the Commercial Purposes Licence Ap​plication form and return to Wildlife Services.​

 Commercial Purposes Licence Application Form (PDF 180Kb)​


Wildlife Services

GPO Box 44,
Hobart, TAS, 7001.