Pastoral Unit

Drought support

Find out what assistance is available to support pastoral businesses and pastoral communities during drought conditions.

24 hour Drought Hotline: 1800 931 314

Pastoral Unit

The Pastoral Unit supports the Pastoral Board and the Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development for the administration of the Pastoral Land Management and Conservation Act 1989.

The Pastoral Unit provides the following support:

  • land condition assessments
  • lease condition matters including investigating compliance issues
  • lease tenure dealings (e.g. consents for transfers, mortgages, sub-leasing)
  • maintaining operation of the Pastoral Board including communication to or from the Board
  • assistance and advice regarding access to pastoral leases (including public access routes and rights of access for Aboriginal persons).

More information


Pastoral Unit
Phone: (08) 8429 0333

Page Last Reviewed: 08 Apr 2019
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