Permit to Sell or Give Away Infected Animals or Animal Material - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend sell or give away an animal or animal material that has been, or is suspected of being, infected with a disease.

Animal material can mean any of the following:

  • Animal product (hide, hair, meat, or any other product that comes directly from the animal);
  • Fitting (boxes, cages or enclosures used for containing an animal, and harnesses, nets or equipment used for handling or keeping an animal); or
  • Fodder (anything used, or intended to be used, as food or drink for an animal).

If the animal or animal material is infected, or suspected of being infected with any of the following diseases, the owner must inform the purchaser or recipient that this is the case:

  • Paratuberculosis (Johne's disease);
  • Ovine anthelmintic resistance (resistance to macrocyclic lactones);
  • Ovine brucellosis;
  • American foul brood;
  • European foul brood; or
  • Chalkbrood.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on eligibility requirements required for this permit.

Duration

Specified in permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit to Sell or Give Away Infected Animals or Animal Material - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania
Animal Health and Welfare

Act(s) name

Animal Health Act 1995 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Animal Health Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Chief Veterinary Officer
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania
Animal Health and Welfare


Mailing address:
GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6165 3263

Fax:

03 6278 1875
Rod.Andrewartha@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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