You will be required to comply with this Order if you intend to procure or possess poisons on a ship that carries livestock.
This Standard allows the master of a ship that is to carry livestock is authorised to procure and be in possession of poisons specified in Schedule 4 of the Regulations. This Order prescribes conditions for the stowage and carriage of livestock by ship and also provides for the survey, inspection, and certification of ships in relation to the carriage of livestock.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.
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.
Department of Agriculture and Food
Poisons Act 1964 (Western Australia)
Poisons Regulations 1965 (Western Australia)
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