Livestock transfer facility
Livestock transfer facility

Swissport manages and operates Sydney Airport's livestock transfer facility and is responsible for all bookings, operations and customer invoicing.

Further information can be found on our Livestock Facility Booking Request FormLivestock Facility Booking Form - April 2023 which also includes our conditions of use.

Booking submissions (Swissport)

Booking email Booking fax +61 2 9669 2944

Booking enquiries (business hours – Swissport)

Phone: +61 2 9669 2933.

Account enquiries (Swissport)

Phone: +61 7 3107 1920 or e-mail

Waste disposal

Disposal of quarantine waste associated with livestock transfers is the responsibility of the users of the Livestock Transfer Facility. Please visit our Services page for a list of waste disposal companies servicing Sydney Airport. Please ensure your service provider has an AQIS approved procedures for the disposal of waste.

The Department of Agriculture has published import conditions for the decontamination of animal stalls on BICON and a guideline for the decontamination of horse stalls and must inspect contaminated animal stalls.

Download a movement advice for animal transport equipment form to book an inspection with the department.

Currently approved AQIS Procedures for the Decontamination of Animal Stalls (last updated 30 July 2007) Horse Stalls - SITA Environmental Solutions Process.

General enquiries

If you have any questions about the Livestock Transfer Facility you may contact:

Sydney Airport Ramp Manager: