Scientific Permits (Fauna) Applications for Public Comment

​​Your comments on the information contained, or nature of the research being proposed, should be provided in writing (by post, fax, or email) before close of business on the listed closing date.  

Please include your name and contact details.

Send your comments to:

Scientific Research Permits
Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 4316

Current Research Applications

In this Topic

  • Marine Predators of SW Tasmania
    Discovering the role of rare, endangered and culturally important marine predators in the Tasman Fracture Marine Park- 3rd June 2022
  • Common wombat
    Environmental transmission of sarcoptic mange in wombats - Consultation closes 18 Aug 2022

​As part of the process for issuing scientific permits the community is invited to ​
  • view all new applications
  • have an opportunity to make comments 

We invite comment on the relevance of the research, ecological sustainability, and research methods. 

Animal welfare issues are assessed by Animal Ethics Committees established under the Animal Welfare Act 1993 - see Animal Research for more information.​


Scientific Research Permits
Environment Division
GPO Box 44
Hobart TAS 7000