NLIS Tag Manufacturer Registration - Queensland

Description

You must obtain this approval before you can manufacture National Livestock Identification System tags.

Section 29 of the Stock Identification Regulation 2005, states that a person must not manufacture a tag for use as an approved tag, unless

  1. it is of a type of approved tag provided for under section 28 of the Stock Identification Regulation 2005; and
  2. the chief inspector has given written approval for the person to manufacture tags of its type; and
  3. all conditions of the approval have been complied with. Section 30 of the Stock Identification Regulation 2005, outlines how a person may apply to the chief inspector for approval to manufacture approved tags of a stated type.

See also Part 5 (Hormonal growth promotants (HGP)) of the Chemical Usage (Agricultural and Veterinary) Control Regulation 1999.

Refer to the Department's website for information on NLIS: National Livestock Identification System.

 

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

While chief inspector has given approval for manufacture of tags

Fees

No fees payable for this registration.

Act(s) name

Stock Act 1915 QLD

Regulation(s) name

Stock Identification Regulation 2005 QLD

Application process

The following are application requirements:

  1. A person may apply to the chief inspector for approval to manufacture approved tags of a stated type.
  2. The application must be written.
  3. The chief inspector may, by notice, require the applicant to give, within a stated reasonable period, stated information to allow the chief inspector to decide the application.
  4. If the information is not given within the period, the application is taken to have lapsed.
  5. Subject to subsections (3) and (4), the chief inspector must decide whether to grant or refuse the approval.
  6. If the approval is granted and it is for electronic tags for cattle, the approval is subject to the condition that the approval holder must, before supplying the tags to anyone else, give the NLIS administrator notice of
    1. the serial number shown by the tags
    2. the PIC of the place for which the tags are to be manufactured
    3. the number shown by each microchip included in the tags.
  7. The approval may be granted subject to other stated conditions.
  8. If the chief inspector decides to refuse the approval, the chief inspector must give the applicant an information notice about the decision.

Transfer

The chief inspector's approval cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Science, Agriculture, Food and Regional Services

Legislative Support Unit

Contact details

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

Chief Inspector, Biosecurity Queensland

Legislative Support Unit

Science, Agriculture, Food and Regional Services

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Operating address: Floor 3 Primary Industries Bldg 80 Ann Street
Brisbane
Queensland 4000
Mailing address: GPO Box 46
Brisbane
Queensland 4001
Phone: 07 4688 1414
Fax: 07 4688 1430

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

Customer Service Centre

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Phone: 07 3404 6999
Phone: 13 25 23
Website: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Customer Service Centre (Opens in new window)