Australian Standard AS 4841:2006 Australian Standard for the Hygienic Production of Pet Meat - Victoria

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to slaughter animals for use in pet meat, or produce pet meat at a processing establishment. It specifies the minimum requirements for hygiene in harvesting, transportation, processing, identification, packaging and storage, to ensure a safe and acceptable product. Provision is also made in this standard for the use of fallen stock.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) 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

PrimeSafe

Contact details

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Enquiries

PrimeSafe

Operating address: 150 Albert Road
South Melbourne, Victoria 3205
Mailing address: PO BOX 2057
South Melbourne, Victoria 3205
Phone: 03 9685 7333
Fax: 03 9696 5284
Email: info@primesafe.vic.gov.au
Website: PrimeSafe (Opens in new window)