Register a Brand or Earmark for Stock - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will be required to apply for registration of a mark or earmark if you keep livestock. Any earmark, brand or tattoo that is used for the identification of livestock must be registered, including new designs and those where the ownership is transferred.

Livestock such as pigs, sheep, cattle and horses are generally identified before they reach specified ages. In most situations you will be required to register a brand or mark, however the use of an earmark is permitted for:

  • Certain small stock, such as sheep and goats; and
  • Stock kept for the commercial value of its fleece or hide.

Please use the contact details below to find out 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 directly with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Duration

Registration remains valid until transferred.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Act(s) name

Stock Act 2005 ACT

Administering agency

Transport Canberra and City Services

Parks and Territory Services Division

City Services

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Licensing and Compliance

City Services

Parks and Territory Services Division

Transport Canberra and City Services

Operating address: Macarthur House,
12 Wattle Street
Lyneham
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 132281
Fax: 02 62075956