How do I get a licence for carrying out research into protected flora and fauna?

Find information, links and guidelines about conducting research into protected flora and fauna within the NPWS reserve system.

Licences can cover such areas as:

  • research
  • ecological survey/consultancy
  • biodiversity assessment/ species impact statement assessments
  • translocations/reintroductions
  • a project for experimental introduction, reintroduction or supplementation of a species
  • bush regeneration
  • seed collection
  • ecological burns
  • bird or bat banding
  • education.