Licence to Introduce Diseased Livestock - Victoria


You will be required to apply for this licence if you intend to introduce diseased livestock into Victoria for immediate manslaughter or to an approved property.

Livestock include cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, camelids (Alpaca, Llama), horses, deer, poultry, buffalo, camels and bees.

All diseased livestock, such as those infected with or suspected to be infected with a notifiable disease, or quarantined livestock are not permitted to enter Victoria unless issued with a licence from the Chief Veterinary Officer Unit.
If you require any further information, please contact the Department.

Service type


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

Act(s) name

Livestock Disease Control Act 1994 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Agriculture Victoria

Contact details

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Chief Veterinary Officer

Agriculture Victoria

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions