Livestock Brands Registration (Sheep, Cattle, Horses, Goats) - South Australia


Persons intending to brand animals must be registered.

It is compulsory for pig owners who intend to sell their animals through a market or for slaughter to have a brand. For other species (eg sheep, cattle, horses, goats, camels), branding is not compulsory, however, people who intend to brand animals must be registered.

Service type


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




Registration - $26.60 (all types)
Transfer - $20.20
There is no cost to cancel a brand.


Act(s) name

Brands Act 1933 SA

Regulation(s) name

Brands Regulations 2001 SA

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regions, SA

Biosecurity & Standards

Livestock Group

Contact details

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

Registrar of Brands

Operating address: GPO Box 1671
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882077890
Fax: 0882077909