Prescribed Class 12 Permit (Emu Farming) - South Australia


The activity of emu farming covers the incubation of eggs, breeding of emus for commercial purposes and providing emus for sale or slaughter. It does not permit catching from the wild. Applicants must comply with the code of management for farming, have specified fencing and be a member of an approved association. An inspection is required of each site prior to approval of a permit.

Please contact the agency direct for further information.

Service type


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


Permit expires 30 June each year. (1, 3 and 5 years available).


One Year $474
Additional premises - 1/2 Year $104 / 1 Year $191
Temporary permit fee $259.00
(applications lodged and processed from 1 January 2018 till 30 June 2018 only).

In person, Cheque, Money Order, Credit Card via phone.


Act(s) name

National Parks & Wildlife Act 1972 SA

Additional information

Can be found on:

Administering agency

Department for Environment and Water

Contact details

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

Fauna Permit Unit

Operating address: 81-95 Waymouth St
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1782
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0881244972
Fax: 0881155594
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