Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines - Livestock at Saleyards and Depots - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this standard to have livestock at saleyards and depots.

This standard outlines the standards and guidelines to ensure the welfare of livestock at Australian saleyards and depots and apply to cattle, goats, horses, pigs and sheep.

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 2002 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Animal Welfare (General) Regulations 2003 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Agriculture and Food

Contact details

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