Avian Influenza Restricted and Control Area Orders

The Restricted and Control Area Orders are legislative instruments used to prevent, control or eradicate the spread of a livestock exotic disease, in this case avian influenza.

The Orders are made by the Minister or Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO) under the Livestock Disease Control Act 1994.

The Orders may declare any land, premises, place or area to be a Restricted and Control Areas, specifying any prohibitions, restrictions or requirements to operate within those areas.

The Orders are required to be published in the Government Gazette.

These Orders and future revisions will be published on this website.

Near Bairnsdale

Shaded area, approximately 2km in diameter, located at Ellaswood

Page last updated: 23 Feb 2021