Do I need a licence to transport native animals into or out of NSW?

Yes. Interstate import and export licences are issued for a single consignment of fauna during a maximum period of one month.

Find out about licences to transport animals interstate.


Apply online: Licenses to import or export animals are available online and are issued within 24 hours by email for class 1 animals. A 10% discount applies to all online transactions. These take up to 14 days to process.

Download and print application (PDF 115KB): Alternatively you can apply by completing an application form and returning it by post or fax to the Wildlife Team. These applications can take up to 21 days to process.