You will be required to comply with this code if you are involved with buying or selling animals in the Australian Capital Territory that are not:
- Commercial scale poultry sales; or
- Stock animals.
The code sets out the minimum standards for the treatment and welfare of animals when offered for sale. You will also be required to comply with this code if you operate, or intend to operate, a slaughtering or meat processing facility. The code provides the mandatory operational requirements for:
- Slaughter-houses; and
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.