Commercial Wildlife Traders Licence

A Commercial Wildlife Traders Licence authorises the holder to:

  • buy, receive or acquire products of wildlife as specified on the licence
  • possess and sell or otherwise dispose of the products of wildlife as specified on the licence

What species does​ the licence cover?

The species that can be possessed, bought or sold under a CWTL 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

How ​​​​​do I apply?

Read the fact sheet and complete the Commercial Wildli​fe Traders Licence and return to Wildlife Services.​​


Wildlife Services

GPO Box 44,
Hobart, TAS, 7001.