Registration as a Beekeeper - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to keep bees in the ACT. This registration allows the government to easily identify and contact beekeepers in the event of any possible outbreak of a bee-related disease.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

You will not need this registration if you are already registered as a beekeeper in New South Wales.

Eligibility requirements

You will need to specify the number of beehives that you own.

Prerequisites

Duration

Up to 3 years.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

You do not need to pay any fees.

Approval time

Within 30 days.

Administering agency

Transport Canberra and City Services
Parks and Territory Services Division
City Services

Act(s) name

Animal Diseases Act 2005 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Domestic Animal Services, Licensing and Compliance
Transport Canberra and City Services
Parks and Territory Services Division
City Services


Operating address:
Macarthur House,
12 Wattle Street
Lyneham
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

132281

Phone:

02 62072424
city.management@act.gov.au

Supporting information

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