Boer Goat Articles - Government Requirements - Public

PIC and NLIS Tag Information
31st Oct 2012
It became compulsory in 2008 for goat breeders to identify all animals with approved NLIS (National Livestock identification System) tags if they are moved from the property of origin (this includes slaughter goats). These breeder tags display the PIC (property identification code) number of the property where the goat was born, and some types of tags can be printed with the tag number of the goat. It is important that the animals you purchase have a NLIS tag for traceability.... more details