Animal Welfare Code of Practice No 4 - Keeping and Trading of Birds - New South Wales


You must comply with this code if you intend to keep, breed, show or trade birds (other than domestic poultry).

The code outlines standards for the care and welfare of birds, including requirements for accommodation, health and hygiene, food and water, transportation, trading, trapping and display.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Regulation 2012 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Regional NSW

NSW Department of Primary Industries

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