Registration to Perform Artificial Breeding Procedure - South Australia

Description

Persons intending to perform artificial breeding procedures on livestock (cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, horses) must be registered.

Artificial breeding procedures means:
(a) veterinary procedures directed at fertilisation of livestock ova by artificial means including

  • artificial insemination;
  • collection of livestock embryos and implantation in other livestock;
  • in vitro fertilisation;

(b) collecting, processing, handling, storing or distributing livestock semen, ova or embryos for the purposes of such procedures.

Registered veterinary surgeons, who work in a licensed artificial breeding centre, do not require registration.

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

The term of a Registration to Perform Artificial Breeding Procedures is until 30 June in the third year after its grant; Renewal of registration is for three years.

Fees

Various; contact the agency direct for further information.

Act(s) name

Livestock Act 1997 SA

Regulation(s) name

Livestock Regulations 1998 SA

Additional information

Contact the agency direct for application forms.

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.

Animal Health Officer

Operating address: PIRSA Murray Bridge Office
Phone: 0885392113
Email: amelia.bartlett@sa.gov.au
Website: http://www.pir.sa.gov.au/top_menu/contact_us (Opens in new window)