Guidelines for the Humane Killing of Muttonbirds - Tasmania


You may need to comply with these guidelines if you intend to hunt or take muttonbirds.

These guidelines provide instruction on the most humane and efficient methods for killing muttonbird chicks to ensure minimal animal suffering.

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.

Act(s) name

Animal Welfare Act 1993 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

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