Australian Standard AS 5010-2001 Hygienic Production of Ratite (Emu / Ostrich) Meat for Human Consumption - Tasmania

Service summary

This standard applies to the construction and equipment of all processing premises where ratites (emus / ostriches) are slaughtered for the production of ratite meat for human consumption. It contains the minimum construction, and hygienic production requirements for premises used for the production of wholesome ratite meat.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania
Food Safety Branch

Act(s) name

Primary Produce Safety Act 2011 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Primary Produce Safety (Meat and Poultry) Regulations 2014 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Food Safety Management Officer, Food Safety
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania
Food Safety Branch


Mailing address:
GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6165 3091

Fax:

03 6233 6386
Owen.Hunt@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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