Code of Practice for the Humane Shooting of Kangaroos and Wallabies for Commercial Purposes - Northern Territory

Description

The Code of Practice for the Humane Shooting of Kangaroos and Wallabies for Commercial Purposes sets a standard of humane conduct and is the minimum required of persons shooting kangaroos and wallabies.

The Code of Practice for the Humane Shooting of Kangaroos and Wallabies for Commercial Purposes has been produced to ensure that all persons intending to shoot a free-living kangaroo or wallaby are aware of the welfare aspects pertinent to that activity. In the Code the term "kangaroo" and "wallaby" mean all species of the family Macropodidae within the superfamily Macropodoidea and so applies to kangaroos, wallaroos or euros, wallabies and pademelons.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Act(s) name

Animal Welfare Act 1999 NT

Administering agency

Department of the Environment and Water Resources

Contact details

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

Animal Welfare Branch

Operating address: Ground Floor, RCG House
83-85 Smith Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO Box 4621
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 1300720386
Fax: 0889998520
Email: animalwelfare@nt.gov.au
Website: http://www.animalwelfare.nt.gov.au/ (Opens in new window)