Invasive species permits, applications and fees

Page last updated: Friday, 17 May 2019 - 1:04pm

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This page lists the application for various permits regarding the import, management and control of declared vertebrate pests in Western Australia, as well as the assessment of new or unlisted vertebrates.

Below is a list of applicable charges. Refer to the 2018-19 fees and charges booklet on this page for charge amounts.

Invasive Species permits require payment prior to the permit being processed. The application form should be emailed and an invoice will be emailed back to you.

On confirmation that the application fee has been paid, the permit application will be processed and the permit will be forwarded to the applicant on approval.

Please use the below application forms and email the completed application to ISpermit@agric.wa.gov.au

Please allow ten business days for an application for import to be processed and a permit issued.

For invoice enquiries, please contact Shaye Bickers on +61 (0)8 9363 4033.

Type of permits Description
Restricted Chemical Products

1080 / Strychnine

Restricted Chemical Product (RCP) permit application

1080 / Strychnine amendment fee
Permits

Trap a vertebrate pest (BAM Act (r45))

Application for Permit to trap declared pest

Keep, Breed or Cultivate a Declared Pest (BAM Act (r9))

Release a Declared Pest (BAM Act (r22))

Application for Permit to release a declared pest

Move a Declared Pest (BAM Act (r16))

Application for Permit to move a declared pest

Import Permits

Import a Permitted Organism which requires permit (BAM Act (r73))

Application for Import Permit

Import a Prohibited Organism (BAM ACt (s15(1))

Application for Import Permit

Risk Assessment for permit decision (per 15 minutes)

Import a Potential Carrier which requires permit (BAM Act (r72))

Application for Import Permit

Risk Assessment for permit decision (per 15 minutes)
Import an unlisted organism (BAM Act (s15(2)))(exceptional circumstances)
Application for Import Permit
Risk Assessment for permit decision (per 15 minutes)
Other Permits

Introduce a Declared Pest (Bam Act (r17))

Application for Permit to introduce a declared pest

Supply a Declared Pest (BAM Act (r25))

Contact information

Greg Smith