To keep native mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians as pets, you need a native animal keeper licence granted under the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016.


After you receive a renewal notice in the mail, you can renew and pay for the licence online.

What you need

  • your licence number
  • your renewal number (as shown on your renewal notice), or your full personal details
  • your payment.

How to renew

  1. Gather the required information.
  2. Select the 'Renew online' button.
  3. Follow the prompts to renew your native animal keeper licence.

Payment methods

You can pay online by credit or debit card (Mastercard or Visa).

Last updated: 28 November 2023