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Cattle feedlots

Cattle feedlotting is an environmentally relevant activity under the Environmental Protection Regulation 2008. If you keep more than 150 standard cattle units in a feedlot you are required to obtain a development permit and environmental authority (EA) and understand your legal requirements.

  • Design and construction of cattle feedlots

    Principles of design and construction, site selection, constructing effluent ponds and tools are available to assist in planning and application to authority.

  • Managing environmental impacts

    Environmental management of cattle feedlots including waste amount, handling, stockpiling, composting, the pad, fly and dust control.