NLIS Tag Supplier Registration - Queensland

Description

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

Restrictions on supplying and buying approved tags

  • A supplier of an approved tag, other than an inspector supplying a district breeder tag or district post breeder tag, must not supply it to a buyer and the buyer must not buy the tag, unless:
    1. the buyer has given the supplier a written order for the tag; and
    2. the PIC recorded on or shown by the tag is the PIC of any registered place for which the tag is to be used.
  • A buyer must not buy a rumen bolus, unless it is supplied together with a bolus ear tag.
  • A buyer must not buy a bolus ear tag, unless it is supplied together with a rumen bolus.

Record keeping obligations of supplier of approved tags

  • A supplier of an approved tag must, for 5 years from the supply, keep a record of all the following
    1. the name and address of its buyer
    2. the day the tag was sold
    3. any PIC recorded on or shown by the tag
    4. how many approved tags were supplied to the buyer in the same transaction
    5. if the relevant order for the tag under section 31 has an expiry date - the expiry date.
  • The person must, during the 5 years, produce the record to an inspector if the inspector asks the supplier to produce it for inspection, unless the supplier has a reasonable excuse.

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.

Fees

No fees are payable for this registration.

Transfer

This registration cannot be transferred.

Additional Information

Legislation

For legislation and regulation information, visit https://www.legislation.qld.gov.au(Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Science, Agriculture, Food and Regional Services

Legislative Support Unit

Contact details

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Chief Inspector, Biosecurity Queensland

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

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Customer Service Centre

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