The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act

The objects of this act are to prevent cruelty to animals, as well as to promote the welfare of animals. This is to be achieved by requiring any person in charge of an animal to provide care for the animal, to treat the animal in a humane manner, and to ensure the welfare of the animal.

Author Government of NSW
Year 1979
Place published Australia
Publisher Government of NSW
Notes https://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/
Region NSW
Links https://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/viewtop/inforce/act+200+1979+FIRST+0+N/?autoquery=(FragmentSGML%3D((%22The%20prevention%20of%20Cruelty%20to%20Animals%20Act%201979%22)))%20AND%20((RecordType%3D%22ACTFRAG%22%20and%20Repealed%3D%22N%22))