Species Risk Assessments for Comment

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​As part of the process for assessing whether a species should be considered for import into Tasmania, the community is invited to comment on the information and assessment of the following species. Under the Policy for Importing (and Keeping) Vertebrate Wildlife in Tasmania, species information and​ risk assessment is posted for a period of 10 business days on the NRE Tas​ website.

The Secretary will make the final decision and inform stakeholders of the decision after the comment period is closed.

​​New Species Risk Assessments 
for Public Comment​​

Closing Date for Comments

​ Sri Lankan Leopard, Panthera pardus kotiya​​
20 October 2023
White-bellied caique, Pionites leucogaster
​​20 October 202​3

Your comments should be provided in ​writing, including your name and contact details, before close of business on the listed closing date. 

Please send your comments to: WildlifeExhibition@nre.tas.gov.au​

See also:

Arran​gements for Importing Wildlife into Tasmania

Applying to Amend the List of Species that can be Imported into Tasmania

Species Risk Assessments

  Guidelines for Developing a Species Profile   (150Kb)​


Wildlife Management - Exhibition

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