Go to www.wms.environment.nsw.gov.au. If you have not previously registered, click on the Register link (see How to register to use the Wildlife Management System). If you are a registered user, enter your username and password to access the system.
To apply for a Commercial Harvester (Kangaroo) Licence, you will need valid copies of your driver's licence, firearms licence, firearms accreditation and TAFE Game Harvester certificate.
1. Provide qualification details
Click on the My Account link. Check that your account details are complete and correct (see How to update your account details).
Click on New next to Required Documents to enter details of required documentation. Select the record you are submitting and click Next. Enter the required information and click Save.
Repeat this step this for each required record. The records you have created will now be listed under Required Documents in the My Account section.
To upload a copy of each record, click the relevant record number under Required Documents. Details of the record will be displayed.
Click on Add Files on the right-hand side under Files. In the window that opens, click Upload Files, select the file from your computer and click Open. A green tick will appear in the Upload Files window once your file has uploaded. Click Done.
Repeat this step for each record required.
The Kangaroo Management team will check each record is valid when assessing your licence application.
2. Complete licence application
Return to the Home page. Click on Apply for Licence. Under Category select Kangaroo Management Program Licences. Under Type select the licence type you require. Click Confirm.
Check the Start Date. If this is incorrect, click Edit to change it. Click Save.
To apply for a Commercial Harvester (Kangaroo) Landholder Licence, you will need to complete a landholder consent form to demonstrate your ownership/occupancy of the property you intend to undertake harvesting activities before you can complete your application (see How to submit landholder consent information). Then follow the instructions for Commercial Harvester (Kangaroo) Professional Licence below.
To apply for a Professional Kangaroo Harvester Licence, click Submit on the licence application page. A window will open with a declaration that includes a link to the licence conditions. When you have read the licence conditions and agreed to the declaration, click the ? check box and click Submit
When you submit your application, a window will open showing you the payment amount required to complete your application. You may proceed to payment or click cancel and pay later.
Note that licence applications will not be approved until payment is received.
If you click Proceed Payment, you will be provided with 4 payment options.
Credit/debit card payments – Select the Credit/Debit Card option and click Pay now. Complete the online payment form and click Pay now. If your payment is accepted, you will see a payment successful window with a reference number. A tax invoice will be sent to your registered email address for your records. Click on Done to take you back to your licence application details.
Cheque and money order payments – All other payment types will require you to send your payment to the Kangaroo Management team. Make sure you include identifying information such as your name, contact details and your application number.
Upon completing these steps, you will receive an email telling you that your application was successfully submitted.
Once your payment has been received, the licence application will be assessed by the Kangaroo Management team. If the licence is approved, you will receive an approval advice email.