Agricultural Levies - Australian Government

Description

You may be required to pay an agricultural levy if you grow, produce or distribute Australian produce yourself, or on behalf of another person. Agricultural levies are collected on rural commodities and products that are produced within Australia.

There are several categories of leviable commodities:

  • animal products
  • field crops
  • fisheries
  • forestry
  • game animals
  • horticulture
  • live animal export
  • livestock processing
  • livestock transaction
  • other rural industries
  • poultry
  • wine.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Eligibility requirements

Requirements for paying agricultural levies depend on the type of commodities produced.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Ongoing.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Regulations 1991 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Finance and Business Support Division

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Levies Management

Finance and Business Support Division

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 448
Kingston, Australian Capital Territory 2604
Phone: 1800 020 619
Fax: 1800 609 150
Email: Levies.Management@agriculture.gov.au