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Information for agents

Safe, efficient and high welfare livestock transport improves outcomes for livestock, boosts profits for the supply chain and facilitates industry sustainability.

Agent responsibilities

Agents have legal, financial and ethical responsibilities for safe and humane transport of livestock under their care.

Where you are deemed the consignor or person in charge of the livestock you must:

Why safe, high welfare livestock transport matters

  • It minimises injuries to people and livestock.
  • Our customers expect it.
  • It helps maintain the industry’s reputation and sustainability.
  • It maintains your reputation as a trusted professional – agents are a key link between saleyards, producers, transporters and processors.
  • It maximises profitability for you and your clients.