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.


1 Year; Permit expires 30 June each year.


2019-2020 fees:
$484 One Year

Additional premises
$195 One Year

$265 Temporary permit fee
(applications lodged and processed from 1 January till 30 June only).

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


Act(s) name

National Parks & Wildlife Act 1972 South Australia

Regulation(s) name

National Parks and Wildlife (Wildlife) Regulations 2019 South Australia

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Fauna Permit Unit

Operating address: 81-95 Waymouth St
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1782
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0881244972
Fax: 0881155594
Website: (Opens in new window)