Dairy Farmer's Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to own or operate a dairy farm. A dairy farm is any premises where cows are kept or milked for the purpose of producing milk for profit or sale. Where the licence is issued to a dairy farm owner, any persons other than the owner receiving income directly from licensed factories for the sale of milk, such as share farmers, will also be deemed to be licensed.

Granting of this licence is conditional to complying with food safety and effluent management programs and codes of practice as determined by the Authority.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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:

  • lodge an application in the prescribed form
  • provide any other information or documentation, where required
  • pay any required fees.

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

Duration

Up to three years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $155.00 -
Apply Licence - Dairy farmer's licence fee is the amount calculated at the rate of 0.00025 fee units for each litre of milk sold by the diary farmer to a processor or manufacturer during that month.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply Dairy Farmer Licence Conditions - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Act(s) name

Dairy Industry Act 1994 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Dairy Industry Regulations 2014 TAS

Approval time

60 days from the day which your application is received.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Tasmanian Dairy Industry Authority

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Dairy Industry Authority

Tasmanian Dairy Industry Authority

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: Rundle Road
Devonport
Tasmania 7310
Mailing address: PO BOX 303
Devonport, Tasmania 7310
Phone: 03 6421 7689
Fax: 03 6421 7667
Email: Carolyn.Harris@dpipwe.tas.gov.au