You may need to apply for a special purpose tag if you are the owner or the person in charge of tagable stock and:
- The holding where livestock is location does not have a property identification code (PIC);
- No other approved tag is readily available for the stock; and
- Another approved tag for the stock is not, or would not be effective for identifying the stock.
Please be aware that all stock must be tagged with approved tags. Please use the contact details below to find out more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Special Purpose Tag - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Transport Canberra and City Services
Parks and Territory Services Division
Animal Diseases Act 2005 (Australian Capital Territory)
Animal Diseases Regulation 2006 (Australian Capital Territory)
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