Guidelines, best practice and policies for wildlife tourism  


Visit the following for information on:

Code of Conduct for members, including:

  • animal welfare (wild and captive)
  • wildlife and habitat conservation
  • the quality of the visitor’s wildlife experience
  • fairness to and cooperation with other stakeholders (other businesses, local residents etc .)

Guiding principles set out at the incorporation of Wildlife Tourism Australia 

Best Practice page for tips on:

  • Business management
  • Environmental management
  • Wildlife interpretation
  • Planning and managing wildlife encounters
  • Captive wildlife


Policy for members developing a WTA wildlife tourism trail in their region


Other policies, guidelines and submissions: