You may be required to pay an agricultural levy if you grow, produce or distribute Australian food and / or agricultural produce. Agricultural levies are collected on rural commodities and products that are produced within Australia.
There are several categories of leviable commodities:
- Wine/Grapes; and
- Other commodities, including eggs, farmed prawns, forest and wood products, queen bees, sugar cane and wool.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Requirements for paying agricultural levies depend on the type of commodities produced.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources
Finance and Business Support Division
Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991 (Australian Government)
Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Regulations 1991 (Australian Government)
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