Stock Agent Approval - Western Australia


You will need this approval if you intend to auction livestock at the Muchea Livestock Centre.

The following animals are generally considered livestock, whether they are kept as pets or for commercial purposes:

  • ruminants (cattle, sheep, goats, deer, bison, buffalo)
  • equines (horses, ponies, mules, donkeys)
  • camelids (alpaca, llama, vicuna, camels)
  • pigs (including mini or miniature pigs).

An approval granted to a firm or company extends to any member or employee who holds an auctioneer's licence.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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


1 year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $253.95

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $19.06

Application for approval to act as stock agent for less than one month. Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $281.01

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Western Australian Meat Industry Authority Act 1976 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Western Australian Meat Industry Authority Regulations 1985 Western Australia

Administering agency

Western Australian Meat Industry Authority

Contact details

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