You may need to comply with this standard if you are involved during any step of the process of transporting livestock by road, rail or by livestock transport vehicle aboard a ship.
The standard applies to all the major commercial livestock industries in Australia, including:
- emus and ostriches
- poultry (meat chickens, layers, turkeys, ducks, geese, pheasants, guinea fowl, partridge, quail and pigeons)
This standard applies to all those responsible for the care and management of livestock during transport, including:
- transport companies
- livestock handlers at farming enterprises, depots, saleyards, feedlots and livestock-processing plants.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.