Wildlife policies and guidelines

Our policies, guidelines and codes of practice cover many aspects of the management and protection of our wildlife.

Common Ringtail possum in drey Pseudocheirus peregrinus is native to Australia Our wildlife policies and guidelines ensure that:

  • sick or injured native animals and diseased plants are appropriately cared for and returned to the wild
  • people gain more understanding of the behaviour of native animals
  • our staff are supported in their work with native animals and the community
  • people who care for, trade and manage native animals follow the correct procedures.

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