Animal Welfare in Emergencies - Queensland

Service summary

To help primary producers cope with natural disaster events.

To minimize stock injury, disease and pest outbreaks and stock loss, and to provide a co ordinated assistance approach.

Biosecurity officers are available to provide a wide range of assistance with regards to animal welfare during natural disasters.

Assistance can include advice, co-ordination of help and support services and referrals to specific expertise etc.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

You must be part of an officially declared disaster area.


No fees apply.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Biosecurity Queensland
Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

Contact details

Customer Service Centre
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries


13 25 23


07 3404 6999


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