Licence to hold a permanent identification device registry - Queensland


You will need this licence if you intend to provide a cat or dog permanent identification device registry. Permanent identification devices are also known as microchips.

In Queensland all cats and dogs between 8 and 12 weeks of age must be implanted with a microchip. The information from a cat or dog microchip is kept by a registry service.

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.


This licence will remain in effect for 12 months. Licence holders will need to renew their licence every 12 months by completing and submitting a renewal application form.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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You can find current fees here.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Biosecurity Queensland

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

Contact details

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