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Permit application and reapplication information

Select from the list below to find out more:

Applying for a new permit online

Please note: this information relates to using the WPS. Further information on permit types is available here. It is recommended that you review this information before you apply.

To apply for a permit online, please visit the Wildlife Permit System.

For a step-by-step guide to the application process please view the system guides and FAQs or contact the Fauna Permits Unit on (08) 8124 4972.

Reapplying for your permit (online or paper-based form)

Permit reapplications are currently closed.

Information relating to the 2024 reapplication process will be sent to permit holders in May/June 2024.

Additional applications

Additional Species/Group endorsements

Existing permit holders can apply to add species and/or species group endorsements to your permit by completing the appropriate additional species application form below.

You can email or post your completed application form to:

Fauna Permits Unit
Department for Environment and Water
GPO Box 1047
Adelaide, SA, 5001
Email: DEWfaunapermitsunit@sa.gov.au

Additional Premises

Existing permit holders can apply to add additional premises to their permits where protected animals are being kept by completing the appropriate form:

You can email or post your completed application form to:

Fauna Permits Unit
Department for Environment and Water
GPO Box 1047
Adelaide, SA, 5001
Email: DEWfaunapermitsunit@sa.gov.au

Note: Holders of a permit to sell protected animals (kangaroo meat processor) that wish to add additional premises can contact the Kangaroo Management Program on (08) 8648 5318 or kmp@sa.gov.au prior to submitting their reapplication.