Kangaroo management zones

The commercial harvest of kangaroos in New South Wales is restricted to distinct kangaroo management zones.

Kangaroo management zones are used to allocate and issue harvesting quotas. These quotas limit the number of kangaroos of each species that may be harmed commercially in any kangaroo management zone.

Management zones

Annual harvest quotas for each management zones are established using population estimates calculated from annual population monitoring and reporting.

For more information on kangaroo management zones and population quotas in New South Wales, see the Wildlife Trade Management Plan for the Commercial Harvest of Kangaroos in New South Wales 2022–26 or contact the Kangaroo Management Program Team.