Poultry Abattoir Licence - Northern Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to operate a domestic or export poultry abattoir. Poultry are domesticated birds kept by humans for their eggs, feathers or meat.

Licence holders must not process, pack, store, dispatch or sell any meat for human consumption, unless it is processed at the establishment listed on the licence.

The Australian Poultry Standard provides more information on the health and safety standards you must comply with to operate a poultry abattoir.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • not have any relevant convictions.


1 year


30th June each year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $202.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $135.00

Fees for 2023-24


Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Meat Industries

Contact details

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