Special Purpose Tag - Australian Capital Territory


You may need to apply for a special purpose tag if you are the owner or the person in charge of tagable stock and:

  • The holding where livestock is location does not have a property identification code (PIC);
  • No other approved tag is readily available for the stock; and
  • Another approved tag for the stock is not, or would not be effective for identifying the stock.

Please be aware that all stock must be tagged with approved tags. Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility Requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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


Task Resources
Apply Special Purpose Tag - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

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

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