Model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals - Domestic Poultry - Tasmania

Description

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to keep domestic poultry.

This code is a guide for people responsible for the welfare and husbandry of domestic poultry. It outlines minimum standards of husbandry that are acceptable. Special requirements for various species are given in the appendices.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Animal Health and Welfare

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Animal Welfare

Operating address: 13 St Johns Avenue
Newtown
Tasmania 7008
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3263
Email: AnimalWelfare.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au