Code of Practice for Keeping Rabbits in Western Australia - Western Australia

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to handle or use rabbits for commercial purposes. This code outlines the minimum standards of care and management required in the husbandry of rabbits for commercial production. Activities covered by the code include

  • space requirements
  • equipment
  • food and water
  • health
  • protection
  • transport.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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

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.

Animal Welfare

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: animal.welfare@agric.wa.gov.au
Website: Animal Welfare (Opens in new window)