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All eggs of native Australian animals are protected. A permit to take is required to remove eggs of protected native animals from the wild.

A permit is required to keep five or more eggs of protected animals. You also need a permit if you wish to sell or give away any eggs of protected animals.

There is no charge for permits to keep the eggs of a protected animal. For permit fees to sell the eggs of a protected animal, see the fees list.

Apply for a permit to:

Contact the DEWNR Fauna Permit Unit for more information.

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