Animal Feed and Labelling Standards - Western Australia

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture animal feed that is to be consumed by certain animals. The standard contains requirements regarding:

  • which hormones and antibiotics are not to be used in feed
  • the maximum allowable contaminant levels of harmful substances (such as lead and mercury)
  • the permitted levels of chemicals and additives
  • labelling of animal feed products that are sold in quantities of 5kg or more.

The schedules in the regulations contain specific information on allowable limits of chemicals and prohibited substances. 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.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Stockfeed Labelling (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007 WA

Regulation(s) name

Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Agriculture Standards) Regulations 2013 WA

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Agriculture and Food

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Agriculture and Food

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Operating address: LOCKED BAG 4
Bentley DC, Western Australia 6983
Mailing address: 3 Baron-hay Court
South Perth, Western Australia 6151
Phone: 08 9368 3333
Fax: 08 9474 2405
Email: enquiries@agric.wa.gov.au
Website: Agriculture and Food (Opens in new window)