Model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals - Pigs - South Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you farm pigs.

The code sets out the basic requirements for the good welfare of farmed pigs and includes provisions relating to:

  • food and water
  • shelter and enclosure
  • behaviour
  • physical handling
  • injury and disease
  • visual and social contact with other pigs.

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 for Environment and Water

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