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.


2019-2020 fees:
Property Identification Code (PIC) fee: $90.00; Pig Tattoo issued free with the PIC.

Act(s) name

Livestock Act 1997 South Australia

Regulation(s) name

Livestock Regulations 1998 South Australia

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Registrar of Brands

Livestock Group

Biosecurity & Standards

Department of Primary Industries and Regions SA

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