You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to handle or transport sheep in Western Australia. This code applies to owners, agents and drivers of sheep. It is intended to encourage considerate treatment of sheep in order to minimise stress and injury caused all stages of the transport operation. Activities covered by the code include
- minimising stress
- transport design
- loading density during transport.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.