You are required to comply with these standards if you are responsible for the care and management of pigs. This includes if you are a livestock agent, a transport operator, or working on or operating a farm, depot, sale yard, feedlot or processing plant.
This code provides standards on a range of requirements for the welfare of pigs, which includes:
- food and water
- shelter and accommodation
- protection from climatic extremes and predators
- handling facilities
- management practices