Notification of Animal Food Processing Premises - Shire of Serpentine-Jarrahdale - Western Australia


You will be required to notify the Council if you intend to operate an animal food meat processing establishment or a knackery.

A animal food meat processing establishment is where the carcasses of animals are processed, identified, handled, packed or stored. A knackery is an establishment where animals are slaughtered for pet meat.

Animals that are used in a pet meat processing establishment or knackery include:

  • buffalo
  • camel
  • cattle
  • donkey
  • emu
  • goat
  • horse
  • kangaroo
  • mule
  • pig
  • poultry
  • rabbit
  • sheep.

This notification will also authorise you to sell unpackaged pet meat (provided the storage container used for the meat complies with the regulations).

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Your notification must contain:

  • contact details including the address, name of business and name and address of the owner
  • a description of the business you will be conducting at your premises.


As indicated.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $298.00 Fees for 2022-23


Act(s) name

Food Act 2008 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Food Regulations 2009 Western Australia

Administering agency

Shire of Serpentine-Jarrahdale

Contact details

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