Australian Livestock Feeding Standards - Ruminants - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with these standards if you intend to produce or supply feed for ruminants.

Ruminants include animals such as:

  • Cattle;
  • Goats;
  • Sheep;
  • Yaks;
  • Deer;
  • Camels
  • Llamas; and
  • Antelope.

These nationally uniform standards contain detailed analysis of feed components and their value which are applicable in Australia and other countries.

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.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply Feeding Standards for Australian Livestock: Ruminants - Please consult the Contact Officer for further information

Administering agency

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

Registration Management and Enquiries

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

General Enquiries

Operating address: 18 Wormald Street
Australian Capital Territory 2609
Mailing address: PO BOX 6182
Kingston, Australian Capital Territory 2604
Phone: 02 6210 4701