Identification Exemption Certificate - Western Australia

Description

You may require this licence if you intend to work with livestock and do not intend to use National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) identification tagging, branding, tattooing or earmarking on your livestock.

This certificate exempts the holder from the requirement to identify the specified stock while the stock is on the property on which it is kept.

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 exemption, you must submit an application to an inspector. The inspector must be satisfied that the application is justified, for example:

  • on the grounds that the stock are to be exported
  • for reasons of animal welfare
  • for any other reason the inspector thinks is relevant.

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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for an Identification Exemption Certificate - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007 WA

Regulation(s) name

Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) Regulations 2013 WA

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Agriculture and Food

Contact details

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Brands Office

Agriculture and Food

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Operating address: LOCKED BAG 4
Bentley DC, Western Australia 6983
Mailing address: 3 Baron-hay Court
South Perth, Western Australia 6151
Phone: 08 9368 3333
Fax: 08 9474 2405
Email: brands@agric.wa.gov.au
Website: Agriculture and Food (Opens in new window)