Code of Practice for Milking Shed Effluent - South Australia

Service summary

The Code of Practice for Milking Shed Effluent applies to the management of liquid, semi-solid and solid wastes derived from milking activity in structures where cows, sheep or goats are milked.

Operators of milking sheds must comply with the Code of Practice for Milking Shed Effluent.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority

Act(s) name

Environment Protection Act 1993 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Environment Protection (Water Quality) Policy 2003 (South Australia)

Contact details


Chief Executive

Operating address:
Level 8
250 Victoria Square
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 2607
Adelaide SA 5001

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