Permit to operate a saleyard/trucking yard (Longreach) - Queensland

Service summary

You need this licence if you intend to operate a saleyard or trucking yard. Saleyard permits regulate the use of saleyards owned by local councils.

Council may impose conditions on permits for the use of saleyards. These may include:

  • yard cleaning
  • run off control and/or collection
  • manure and liquid effluent management
  • dust control measures
  • noise control measures
  • control over washing of trucking and other vehicles.

Service type

Licence

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

Definition of terms

Saleyards

Any premises where stock may be kept or exhibited for sale, exchange or disposal in any way whatsoever.

Stock

Any animal prescribed by local policy.

Use

Includes selling, dipping, spelling, depasturing, loading and unloading by rail or transport and paddock rental.

Application

To apply for this licence, you will need to complete an application form and submit it to council with the appropriate fee.

Please contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.


Administering agency

Longreach Regional Council

Local law(s) name

Longreach Regional Council - Local Law 14 (Saleyards)

Contact details

Longreach Regional Council


Operating address:
96A Eagle Street
Longreach, Queensland 4727
Mailing address:
PO BOX 144
Ilfracombe, Queensland 4727

Phone:

07 4658 4111

Fax:

07 4658 4116
assist@longreach.qld.gov.au

Website:

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