will require this registration if you intend to operate as a meat inspector
at a PrimeSafe licensed facility. This authorises you to undertake work such
as inspecting carcasses to determine whether they are fit for human
Meat inspectors undertake activities such as searching facilities, vehicles
and places, taking samples, and condemning any animal or meat to ensure
compliance with provisions under current legislation.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for registration you must:
- have completed a Certificate III in Meat Processing (Meat Safety) or equivalent
- submit a completed application form and any associated documents
- pay the application fee.
To operate a meat inspection service in Victoria you must enter into an agreement with the agency. The agreement will contain a range of conditions including a requirement to act independently and objectively when providing inspection services, and to maintain records as required by the agency.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
As specified on the registration.
Covers up to 30 June 2018.
Please lodge your application form, fee, and any associated documents directly with the Agency.
Meat Industry Act 1993 (Victoria)
Meat Industry Regulations 2015 (Victoria)
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