Pig Tattoo Registration - South Australia


Persons intending to tattoo pigs must be registered. It is compulsory for pig owners to ensure that each pig that weighs 20 kilograms or more is not removed for the purpose of sale or slaughter from land on which it is kept unless it has a tattoo that complies with the requirements of the Livestock Act.

Service type


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


Two years.


Property Identification Code (PIC) fee: $83.50; Pig Tattoo issued free with the PIC.

Act(s) name

Livestock Act 1997 SA

Regulation(s) name

Livestock Regulations 1998 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