Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines

​​​The welfare standards and guidelines for livestock aim to harmonise and streamline livestock welfare legislation in Australia, ensuring that it results in improved welfare outcomes and is practical for industry.

This website gives a progress update, background, consultative process and a submissions page on all previous and current Australian national standards and guidelines development.

Visit the webpage Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines

For further information:


Animal Welfare Enquiries
13 St Johns Avenue
New Town TAS 7008
Phone: 03 6165 3777