Code of practice about sheep - Queensland


You will need to comply with this code if you are responsible for the welfare or management of sheep. It applies to all ages and types of sheep, whether kept commercially or as a hobby.

The code includes information about:

  • feed and water
  • housing
  • health
  • management practices
  • breeding
  • humane killing.

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.

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Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Biosecurity Queensland

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

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