Biosecurity Plan and Regulations

Biosecurity Plan

In accordance with the requirements of the Biosecurity Act 2014, Council adopted the Quilpie Shire Council Biosecurity Plan 2018-2022 at its meeting held on 18 May 2018.

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Biosecurity Registration

Important Information for Livestock Owners

Following the commencement of the Biosecurity Act 2014, if you are the owner of 1 or more livestock i.e. cattle, sheep, goats, pigs or horses; or 100 or more designated birds; or 1 or more beehives you must register to become a Registrable Biosecurity Entity.

Registration forms are available for collection at Councils Customer Service Centre, 50 Brolga St Quilpie or online at

Even if you do not own land i.e. you own horses or cattle that are kept on a town common or you agist stock on other land you are required to make an application to be a Registrable Biosecurity Entity.