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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. Select the 'Renew online' button.
  2. Select 'Next'.
  3. Enter your licence and renewal number as shown on your renewal notice. (If you don't have your renewal number, select 'Don't have?' and enter your name, birth date and postcode.)
  4. Select 'Next'.
  5. Confirm the details of your licence.
  6. Enter your payment details.

Payment methods

For online transactions:

  • credit or debit card (MasterCard, Visa, UnionPay, Diners Club or American Express).

For phone transactions:

  • credit or debit card (MasterCard, Visa, or American Express).

Please note that you may need to pay a merchant fee when paying by credit or debit card.

Last updated: 6 November 2019
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