European Union Cattle Accreditation Scheme (EUCAS) - Australian Government


You will require this accreditation if you intend to operate an establishment where cattle are raised, sold or slaughtered for export as meat or meat products to a member nation of the European Union.

An establishment for the purpose of this accreditation is any:

  • farm
  • feedlot
  • saleyard.

The accreditation scheme guarantees full traceability of all animals through the National Livestock Identification System, linking individual animal identification to a central database.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this accreditation you must provide with your application:

  • information relating to the manager of the establishment
  • the Property Identifier Code (PIC)
  • the rates assessment and valuation number
  • deposited plans
  • parish names and Crown allotments
  • a map of the establishment
  • a registered plan of the lot the establishment is located on
  • the address of the property.


12 months


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.


Act(s) name

Export Control Act 2020 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Export Control Rules 2021 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry


Contact details

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