You will need this permit if you intend to exhibit or display certain species of animal. These species are detailed in the regulations and include species of:
- sharks and rays
You will need to obtain approval to purchase or otherwise acquire prescribed animals prior to their exhibition. You will also need to obtain approval if you intend at any stage to sell or otherwise dispose of prescribed animals you have been exhibiting.
Please be aware that permission is required in addition to the requirement for a licence or approval for animal display establishments and exhibition of animals at mobile establishments. Obtaining these licences will require a separate approval process.