The animals exempt from tagging are:  

  • unsafe to tag (UTT) animals (with conditions)  
  • fallow and trophy deer.

UTT conditions 

Unsafe to tag (UTT) animals can only move to a meat processor, game estate, safari park or zoo. They must be clearly marked before sending. UTT animals incur a $13 levy (excl. GST) at a meat processor.  

Bobby Calves 

Calves under 30 days old consigned direct to slaughter (bobby calves) are exempt from NAIT tagging and movement requirements.