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Hunting Permit


Residents of the Tiwi Islands over 18 years of age can apply for a Hunting Permit. Permits cost $100 per Landowner Group area per year and expire 12 months from the date of issue. Non-Tiwi Island residents can apply for 14-day Hunting Permits if their Tiwi host has a valid Hunting Permit. The Tiwi Land Council requires a minimum of 30 working days to process applications. Permits must be carried at all times when hunting on the Tiwi Islands.
 

Where can hunting take place

Hunting can take place in up to three of the eight Tiwi Landowner Group areas.
Tiwi Islands Hunting Area
 

Tiwi Landowner Group Areas where hunting can take place

  1. Jikilaruwu
  2. Wurankuwu
  3. Malawu
  4. Mantiyupwi
  5. Munupi
  6. Yimpinari
  7. Marrikawuyanga
  8. Wulirankuwu
 

Cost

Annual Permit $100 per Landowner Group Area ($300 maximum per permit)
14-day Permit $100 (flat rate)
 
Please note that all pricing is in Australian Dollars and GST free.
 

Permit Information

Revenue from hunting permits is used to protect and conserve the Tiwi Islands environment.
 

Apply for a Permit to Hunt

The Tiwi Land Council requires a minimum of 30 working days to process Hunting Permit applications. Permits must be carried at all times when hunting on the Tiwi Islands.

Click here to apply for a permit.