Sheep and Goat eID Implementation Essential Equipment and Infrastructure Rebate SA

This program provides rebates to SA saleyards and processors to help them purchase essential equipment and infrastructure.
Closes in 405 days

Closing date: Monday 30 June 2025 Mon 30 Jun 2025

What do you get?

75% rebate on the total cost of essential equipment (including hardware and software) and infrastructure to meet obligations for the movement of sheep and farmed goats.

Who is this for?

Saleyards and processors in SA.


As part of the national transition to electronic identification (eID) for sheep and goats, a rebate is available to assist saleyards and processors set up the essential equipment and infrastructure required to enable them to scan and meet their regulatory obligations under the National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) for recording and reporting individual sheep and farmed goat movements.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible for the rebate, saleyards and processors must have an active South Australian saleyard or processor property identification code (PIC) and have an active NLIS database account.

Saleyards and processors must:

  • be a currently operating saleyard or processor that receives sheep or farmed goats for sale or processing
  • be based in South Australia
  • hold an active Australian business number (ABN) and be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • be a legal entity capable of entering into a funding agreement with the Minister
  • not have received funding from another South Australian or Australian Government program for the same activities
  • be installing the essential infrastructure and equipment at saleyards or┬áprocessing facilities located in South Australia.

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