Animal welfare and ethics
The Queensland Government is committed to ensuring that all animals in Queensland have appropriate standards of welfare.
Biosecurity Queensland is the government's lead agency for animal welfare activities in Queensland. We develop, monitor and enforce animal welfare policy, legislation and standards, and educate the community about animal welfare.
Animal Welfare Advisory Board
Animal care and protection laws for dugongs and turtles
About the Pet Shop Code
Review of the Animal Care and Protection Act 2001
Animal welfare during transport
Animal welfare law for veterinarians
Animal welfare in natural disasters
Independent inquiry into the management of retired racehorses (the Martin Inquiry)
Animal welfare complaints data overview