Stock grazing permit for state forest land - Queensland

Service summary

This permit is one form of authorization required to graze stock on state forest land. An alternative authorization is the term lease issued by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries under the Lands Act 1994.

Service type

Licence

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

Definition of terms

Stock

cattle and horses, but not goats or sheep.

Eligibility requirements


What are the prerequisites to obtaining this authority?

Available areas are put to tender through newspaper advertisements. Permits are transferable and so may be acquired by purchase from holder. Consent of Chief Executive is required for transfer.

Transferability

This licence can be transferred. The permit holder is required to submit a transfer application signed by present holders and signed by new permit holder.

After applying, the consent of the Chief Executive is required before transfer is granted.

Duration

Permit is issued for up to seven (7) years and grazing dues are paid annually in advance as indicated on the permit.

Fees

A schedule of fees is available from the offices of DAF Forest Products, Department of Agriculture and  Fisheries or Forestry Plantation Queensland, or fees are determined by competitive tender.

Application

Information about how to obtain this permit can be obtained from the offices of DAF Forest Products, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries or Forestry Plantation Queensland.

Regional offices will select the successful tenderer from all tenders received and will advise same by letter.


Additional information

All stock must be branded.

This information only applies to permits issued by DAF Forest Products, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries or HQ Plantations.

The Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service also manages Stock grazing permits on native state forests.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Service Delivery
Commercial and Market Analyst

Act(s) name

Forestry Act 1959 (Queensland)

Contact details

Manager, Sales and Marketing
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Service Delivery
Commercial and Market Analyst

Operating address:
DAF Forest Products
Floor 4, 80 Ann Street
Brisbane
Queensland 4000

Phone:

07 3247 4258

Fax:

07 3234 0300

Website:

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DAF Forest Products - Rockhampton
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Service Delivery
Commercial and Market Analyst

Operating address:
209 Bolsover Street
Rockhampton
Queensland 4702

Phone:

07 4837 3308

Fax:

07 4837 3315

HQPlantations Pty Ltd
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Service Delivery
Commercial and Market Analyst

Operating address:
Lakes Vista Office Park
3A/2 Flinders Parade
North Lakes
Queensland 4509

Phone:

07 3882 8230

Fax:

07 3882 8282

Forestry Plantations Queensland - Gympie
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Service Delivery
Commercial and Market Analyst

Operating address:
28 Fraser Road
Gympie
Queensland 4570
Mailing address:
PO Box 1339
Gympie
Queensland 4570

Phone:

07 5489 6700

Fax:

07 5482 3430

DAF Forest Products - Gympie
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Service Delivery
Commercial and Market Analyst

Operating address:
27 O'Connell Street
Gympie
Queensland 4570
Mailing address:
LMB 383
Gympie
Queensland 4570

Phone:

07 5480 5359

Fax:

07 5480 5302

Supporting information

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