Legislation, Regulation and Standards
- Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (POCTA)
- Impounding of Livestock Act (ILA)
- Livestock Management Act (LMA)
- Livestock Disease Control Act (LCA)
Codes of Practice
Pig Welfare Standards and Guidelines
Mandatory standards (and guidelines) for all people responsible for the welfare of pigs under intensive, deep litter and outdoor systems.
Code of Practice for Piggeries 1992
This is a planning code instructing farmers on how to set up their piggery.
Code of Practice for the Land Transport of Pigs
National environmental guidelines for piggeries
National environmental guidelines exists for the establishment and management of piggeries. These guidelines can be obtained from the Australian Pork Limited website.