NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) is responsible for ensuring the policy and legislative frameworks in the state support good animal welfare outcomes.
We work in partnership with NSW RSPCA, Animal Welfare League NSW and NSW Police; the organisations authorised to enforce the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979.
The NSW Government is modernising the policy and legislative framework for animal welfare in NSW.
Legislation, Standards & Guidelines and information on animal care and welfare.
Animal welfare considerations are critical when managing stock during dry times.