Permit to Give Pigs Swill or Access to Swill - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if intend to perform any of the following:

  • Feed, or allow another person, to feed swill to a pig;
  • Allow a pig to have access to swill; or
  • Supply swill for the above purposes.

The Chief Veterinary Officer may determine the type of swill and the type of pig allowed access to swill.

Swill means any material of placental mammal origin. However, this does not include:

  • Flesh, bones, blood or offal of mammals slaughtered at an accredited premise;
  • Milk and the by-products of milk processing;
  • Material containing flesh, bones, blood or offal of mammal carcasses that is treated by an approved process;
  • The carcass of a mammal slaughtered at premises for the purpose of feeding it to pigs at that same premises; or
  • Exempted material (meal and tallow).

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 on permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit to Give Pigs Swill or Access to Swill - 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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