Keeping native animals
What animals can I keep?
What licence do I need?
Find out if you need a licence to keep your native animals, and which licence best suits your circumstances.
What animals don’t need a licence
Find out which animals are considered exempt species and can be kept without a licence.
How to apply for a Native Animal Keeping Licence
Information about how to apply for a native animal keeping licence.
Reporting the buying or selling of native animals
Conditions of swap/trade meets
Read about the new licensing system, and the requirements for bird or reptile meeting/shows.