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New Rules for Invasive Nonnative Reptiles

Close-up image of a green iguana's face

Commissioners approved rule changes in Chapter 68-5, F.A.C., regarding nonnative species on February 25, 2021. 

News Release - FWC approves rule changes to help protect Florida from 16 high-risk invasive reptiles

Information for Pet Owners

An Argentine black and white tegu in Hillsborough County. Photo by Necia Godzisz.

Have a pet green iguana or tegu? You can keep your pet green iguanas or tegus with a no-cost permit! Check back soon for details and more information on how to apply for your permit.