Translocation Approval - South Australia


A Ministerial approval for licensed aquaculture operators to translocate (move) aquaculture stock to a licensed aquaculture facility.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

This approval relates only to the translocation (movement) of aquaculture stock within and into South Australia with conditions defined in the Livestock (Restrictions on Entry of Aquaculture Stock) Notice 2008 and associated legislation.





Act(s) name

Aquaculture Act 2001 South Australia

Livestock Act 1997 South Australia

Regulation(s) name

Aquaculture Regulations 2016 South Australia

Additional information

Specific and general requirements for translocations are outlined in the Livestock (Restrictions on Entry of Aquaculture Stock) Notice 2014.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regions, SA

Fisheries and Aquaculture

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:

PIRSA Head Office

Operating address: Level 14
25 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: PIRSA Fisheries and Aquaculture
GPO Box 1625
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882260995
Fax: 0882041388
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