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Biosecurity Permit - New South Wales


You will need this permit if you intend to undertake activities that would not otherwise be permitted under biosecurity legislation. Such activities include:

  • animal, aquatic and pests and diseases
  • contaminants and residues
  • fertiliser
  • invasive animals and weeds
  • the National Livestock Identification System (NLIS).

You will also need this permit if you intend to undertake an activity that is:

  • a contravention of a biosecurity undertaking / direction
  • a contravention of biosecurity legislation
  • a contravention of the Biosecurity Order (Permitted Activities)
  • dealing with prohibited matter
  • a contravention of a control order
  • a contravention of an emergency order
  • a contravention of conditions of a biosecurity registration
  • a prohibited dealing.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $720.00

You may also have to pay an administrative charge of $80 per hour. Fees for 2024-25


Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Agriculture & Biosecurity

Biosecurity & Food Safety

Contact details

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