Animal Welfare Act 1999

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Approved organisations, inspectors, and auxiliary officers

121 Approved organisations


The Minister may from time to time, on the application of any organisation, declare that organisation, by notice in the Gazette, to be an approved organisation for the purposes of this Act.


The application must include—


the full name and address of the applicant; and


the area in which the applicant will, if declared to be an approved organisation, operate as an approved organisation; and


information that will enable the Minister to assess whether the organisation meets the criteria set out in section 122.