Restricted Invasive Plants & Animals

The Townsville Biosecurity Plan outlines Council's strategies for preventing the introduction, eradicating and containing restricted pest plants and animals in Townsville.

Frequently Asked Questions

Notifying Council about pests

Have you discovered a new weed or a new infestation of an existing weed? Seen a pest animal that you haven't noticed in Townsville before?

If so, complete our Pest Notification form. Once returned to Council either by email or in person at 103 Walker Street, we will follow up on your sighting.

Council permits and programs

Council holds the following Restricted Matter permit: