Comments on this application closed on 30 June 2023. The text and documents below remain available for reference only.
About the application
The Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water (the department) seeks public feedback on its proposal to delete those psittacine (parrot) species that have not undergone an assessment of their potential impacts to the environment from the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (Live Import List).
A report detailing the rationale behind the proposal, and the recommended list of species to be deleted, has been prepared by the department. The purpose of this consultation document is to obtain additional information to be considered by the department prior to seeking a decision by the minister to delete the species from the Live Import List.
How can I get involved
Comments are invited on the draft report. The report is available for public comment for 20 business days, closing on Friday 30 June 2023.
Read the report
All comments and relevant information provided will be considered by the department and inform its advice to the Minister for the Environment and Water.
Evidence provided by experts, stakeholders and the general public is welcome. Responses can be provided by any interested person.
Comments received during this consultation process may be used and referenced in the final report provided to the minister. Comments will be attributed to organisations, not to individuals. If you wish your comments to remain confidential, you should clearly mark the relevant part(s) of your comments as ‘confidential’.
If it is not possible to meet the deadline, please contact the department at firstname.lastname@example.org
Send your comments
Please forward any written comments to:
Live Import List and CITES Policy Section
Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
GPO Box 3090
Canberra ACT 2601
Personal information that you provide will only be used for these purposes. Personal information may be disclosed to the Minister for the Environment and Water, employees of her office, and employees of Australian Government agencies assisting the minister.