Recreational wildlife harvesting licence

General information

The Nature Conservation Act 1992 allows for the sustainable harvesting of a range of native species, including macropods. However, these species may only be taken during a harvest period declared for the species.

You can also read the legislation online by visiting the Office of Queensland Parliamentary Counsel website.

The Nature Conservation (Macropod) Conservation Plan 2017 applies to the taking of macropods.

Permits and approvals

To apply for this type of licence, you need to lodge a completed application form.

Forms and fees

Please download an application form, contact Permit and Licence Management or email for assistance.

A wildlife harvesting license (macropods) is required if you want to harvest macropods for personal use.