Animal Welfare - Queensland


To promote the welfare of animals within Queensland.

The Department provides a service for all matters relating to the welfare of animals, as provided for in Queensland's Animal Care and Protection Act 2001 and state and national Model Codes of Practice for the Welfare of Animals.

The national codes are available on the Department's website / CSIRO or through the Customer Service Centre.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

The emphasis will be on commercial livestock producers.

For information on companion animals, contact the RSPCA.


No fees apply.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Biosecurity Queensland

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

Contact details

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

Customer Service Centre

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Phone: 07 3404 6999
Phone: 13 25 23
Website: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Customer Service Centre (Opens in new window)