Interstate Health Certificate - Northern Territory

Service summary

A NT Health Certificate & Waybill is required for the movement of livestock including cattle, buffalo, camels, sheep, goats, deer, and bees into the Territory. Please refer to our website Livestock Movement requirements. It is issued by the Agriculture Department / Primary Industry of the exporting State. Where applicants intend to export stock interstate from the NT they should contact the Department [Primary Industry] for the equivalent certificate.

Sheep are prohibited from entering the Northern Territory except with the express permission in writing of the Chief Inspector of Livestock. Phone 08 8999 2031 to discuss.

Deer may not enter or be imported into the Territory unless authorisation to do so has been given by the Parks & Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory.

The importing of bees, or equipment and products associated with bees, into the Territory is restricted and also requires a Movement Permit under the Livestock Act before importation. Contact the agency for further information.

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

Per consignment.

Fees

Fees Apply - Contact Livestock Biosecurity Officer.

Credit Card, Cheque, Cash.

Additional information

Refer to Website - Livestock Movement requirements

Completed NT Health Certificate & Waybill

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industry and Resources

Act(s) name

Livestock Act 2008 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Regional Livestock Biosecurity Officer, Darwin


Operating address:
29 Makagon Rd
CS Robinson Bldg, Berrimah Farm
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address:
GPO Box 3000
Darwin NT 0801

Phone:

0889992034

Fax:

0889992146
rob.wait@nt.gov.au

Regional Livestock Biosecurity Officer, Alice Springs


Operating address:
AZRI
Alice Springs NT 0870
Mailing address:
PO Box 8760
Alice Springs NT 0871

Phone:

0889518125

Fax:

0889518123
greg.crawford@nt.gov.au

Regional Livestock Biosecurity Officer, Katherine


Operating address:
Katherine Research Station
Katherine NT 0850
Mailing address:
PO Box 1346
Katherine NT 0851

Phone:

0889739767

Fax:

0889739777
joshua.haigh@nt.gov.au

Principal Livestock Biosecurity Officer, Tennant Creek


Operating address:
Barkly House
Tennant Creek NT 0860
Mailing address:
PO Box 159
Tennant Creek NT 0861

Phone:

0889624458

Fax:

0889624480
tom.haines@nt.gov.au

Technical Officer Crocodiles & Apiary Officer


Operating address:
Berrimah Research Farm
Makagon Road
Berrimah NT 0800
Mailing address:
GPO Box 3000
Darwin NT 0801

Phone:

0889992036

Fax:

0889992146
vicki.simlesa@nt.gov.au

Website:

https://www.nt.gov.au/industry/agriculture/livestock Opens in a new browser window

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