Consent requirements for small scale pig farms


In NSW a common enquiry pertaining to small scale pig farms involves the legal requirements for their operation. This fact sheet highlights the need for all intending pig owners to talk to their local council before acquiring their pigs.

Topics in this Primefact include:

  • Local Government Requirements
  • What is required in a development application?
  • Manure management and odour problems
  • Odour reduction


Primefact 20/878 Second Edition

Published: Nov 2020