Prescribed Class 12 Permit (Emu Farming) - South Australia

Service summary

The activity of emu farming covers the incubation of eggs, breeding of emus for commercial purposes and providing emus for sale or slaughter. It does not permit catching from the wild. Applicants must comply with the code of management for farming, have specified fencing and be a member of an approved association. An inspection is required of each site prior to approval of a permit.

Please contact the agency direct for further information.

Service type


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


Permit expires 30 June each year. (1, 3 and 5 years available).


Per Year - $474, Additional premises - $259
1/2 Year - $104 (applications lodged and processed from 1 January 2018 till 30 June 2018 only)

Additional information

Can be found on:

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources

Act(s) name

National Parks & Wildlife Act 1972 (South Australia)

Contact details

Fauna Permit Unit

Operating address:
Level 1, 100 Pirie Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1782
Adelaide SA 5001





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