Report an offence


Type of offence

Who to contact

Contact details

General enquiries on enforcement matters 

Compliance Unit 

(+61 8) 8124 4860 or (+61 8) 8124 4863

Wildlife licensing - native plants & animals  
DEWNR Fauna Unit  (+61 8) 8124 4972
during office hours

or DEWNRFaunaPermitsUnit@sa.gov.au

Clearance of native vegetation

Native Vegetation Council Secretariat

(+61 8) 8303 9777
during office hours

Enforcement matters in parks & reserves


Contact your nearest DEWNR office

Keswick

Adelaide

Kingscote (Kangaroo Island)

Althelstone (Black Hill CP)

Mount Gambier

Port Augusta

Port Lincoln

Berri

Clare

(+61 8) 8124 4700

(+61 8) 8204 9000

(+61 8) 8553 2381


(+61 8) 8336 0901


(+61 8) 8735 1177

(+61 8) 8648 5300

(+61 8) 8688 3111

(+61 8) 8595 2111

(+61 8) 8841 3400

Police assistance or to report non-urgent crime

SAPOL

131 444

Animal cruelty reporting

RSPCA (SA)

After hours emergency

Animal Shelter

(+61 8) 8231 6931

(+61 8) 8202 8196

(+61 8) 8382 0888

Cultivation of drugs in reserves

BankSA Crime Stoppers

1800 333 000
within Australia only

Enforcement matters involving fishing or marine environment

Dolphin general enquiries

Fishwatch 24 hour hotline

 

Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary

1800 065 522
within Australia only

(+61 8) 8440 2454

Overseas export-import of native or exotic animals

Customs Watch

1800 061 800
within Australia only

Licensing of exotic birds, mammals and reptiles

Animal and Plant Control Commission

(+61 8) 8303 9500

Plants pests and animal disease

Animal Disease Watch

Fruit Fly Quarantine

Emergency Plant Pests

(+61 8) 1800 675 888

1300 666 010

1800 084 881

Enforcement matters in relation to water resources, including the River Murray DEWNR Investigations Unit (+61 8) 8463 6292

or DEWNRInvestigationsUnit@sa.gov.au