Vendor Declarations and Movement Records for Livestock - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

If you intend to buy, move or sell livestock (cattle, sheep, pigs or goats), the livestock must be accompanied by a national vendor declaration (NVD) form. This includes property to property sales and other changes of ownership.

The NVD form records various information, including the address and property identification code (PIC) for the place of origin, whether or not the stock were bred at the place of origin and the address and the PIC for the destination. Information gathered via the NVD form is then recorded onto the National livestock Identification System (NLIS) to ensure lifetime identification and traceability of livestock.

You may wish to use to use the industry developed Livestock Production Assured National Vendor Declaration to ensure that your stock attracts the best price. The Livestock Production Assurance Program is the Australian livestock industry?s on-farm food safety program. Participation in this program is voluntary.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Vendor Declarations and Movement Records for Livestock - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Environment and Planning Directorate
Environment

Act(s) name

Animal Diseases Act 2005 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Animal Diseases Regulation 2006 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

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Operating address:
Dame Pattie Menzies House
16 Challis Street
Dickson
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 158
Canberra City, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

13 22 81

Phone:

02 6207 1923
environment@act.gov.au

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