Livestock Duty - Victoria

Description

You will be required to pay this duty if you intend to sell cattle, sheep, goats, swine, or carcases of any of these animals. Cattle includes:

  • bulls
  • cows
  • oxen
  • steer
  • heifers
  • bison
  • buffalo.

If you sell livestock on your own behalf, duty is payable directly to you. If you sell livestock through an agent, the agent must pay and lodge a return, which may result in the cost being passed on to you.

Duty rates vary depending on the type of livestock you sell. Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Duty is payable by the 21st of each month. If no duty is payable, you must still lodge a nil return.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Miscellaneous All $0.15 Sale of calves per head. Fees for 2017-18.
Apply Miscellaneous All $0.12 Sheep and goat (live or carcass). Fees for 2017-18.
Apply Miscellaneous All $0.90 Cattle carcass per head (weighing 250kg or less). Fees for 2017-18.
Apply Miscellaneous All $1.30

Cattle carcass per head (weighing more than 250kg each). Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Miscellaneous All - Duty payable on cattle. Fees will vary depending on your activity. Contact the Agency for more information.
Apply Miscellaneous All -

Duty payable on swine. Fees will vary depending on your activity. Contact the Agency for more information.

Application process

Apply

Please lodge your duty directly with the Agency.

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

State Revenue Office

Contact details

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

Duties

State Revenue Office

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: Level 2, 121 Exhibition Street
Melbourne
Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1641
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Other: 13 21 61
Email: sro@sro.vic.gov.au
Website: http://www.sro.vic.gov.au/ (Opens in new window)