Apiary Code of Practice - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to operate apiaries. An apiary is a place where honey bees are kept. This code is to be used by beekeepers, the general public and planning decision makers to ensure that apiaries do not become a nuisance to the public.

Please consult the responsible agency 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.

Other resources

 Resources
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Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Biosecurity

Act(s) name

Livestock Disease Control Act 1994 (Victoria)

Contact details

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Biosecurity

Mailing address:
PO Box 2500
Bendigo,Victoria,
Australia

Toll Free:

1800 356 761

Fax:

03 5430 4505

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