Licence to Collect or Process Semen, Embryos or Ova - Tasmania


You will require this licence if you intend to collect and / or process the semen, embryos or ova of livestock. These reproductive materials may then be used for sale at a specified premises.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must:

  • submit the application in an approved form
  • pay the prescribed fee
  • provide any required information and documentation.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


For a period not exceeding 3 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $137.70 -
Lodge Lodgement All -

This licence may incur a fee issued by the inspecting veterinarian and the Agency as part of the application process.

Act(s) name

Animal Health Act 1995 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Animal Health Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Lodgement process


Please lodge your application directly with the responsible agency.

Approval time

60 days from the day on which the application is received.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

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:

Chief Veterinary Officer

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

Biosecurity Tasmania

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3261
Fax: 03 6278 1875

Supporting information