Wildlife, Fish, Qurantine issues - additional permits and requirements
The use and keeping of animals in Victoria is overseen by a number of government agencies, with concerns covering the conservation of wildlife and fish, and quarantine issues. If animals are used for Scientific Procedures or bred as Specified Animals, there may be additional requirements to those that are covered on these webpages. Information should be sought from the following agencies:
- Wildlife Research Permits are required for the use wildlife for research or teaching. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or the Customer Service Centre on (03) 136 186.
- A permit and or other authorisation under the Fisheries Act 1995 is required to translocate and stock fish in Victoria for the purpose of research. Contact the Customer Service Centre on (03) 136 186
- Pest Animal Research/Education Permits are required for the keeping of a number of species. Contact the Pest and Exotic Animal Permit Officer on (03) 57611611 or the Customer Service Centre on (03) 136 186.