The code has been developed to ensure the welfare needs of these birds are met and the conservation benefits stemming from their rehabilitation and release are optimised. It also aims to ensure that risks to the health and safety of volunteers rescuing and caring for these animals are reduced and easily managed.
Code of Practice for injured, sick and orphaned native birds
The Code of Practice for Injured, Sick and Orphaned Native Birds is intended for those authorised to rescue, rehabilitate and release native birds.
- 30 September 2021
- Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
- ISBN 978-1-922715-68-5
- ID EES20210461
- File PDF 797KB
- Pages 48
- Name native-birds-code-of-practice-210461.pdf