The Animal Welfare Act 1999 is a current Act of Parliament in New Zealand. It is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.
|Animal Welfare Act 1999|
|New Zealand Parliament|
|Royal assent||14 October 1999|
|Commenced||1 January 2000|
|Animals Protection Act 1960|
|Animal Welfare Amendment Act 2010|
|Search and Surveillance Act 2012|
|Status: Current legislation|
- ^ "Animal Welfare Act 1999 No 142 (as at 01 October 2012), Public Act – New Zealand Legislation". Parliamentary Counsel Office. Retrieved 22 January 2013.
- Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (December 1999). Guide to the Animal Welfare Act 1999. Wellington, N.Z.: Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry. ISBN 9780478075519. Archived from the original on 8 February 2013. Retrieved 22 January 2013.
- Text of the Act at the Parliamentary Counsel Office
- "New Zealand Acts As Enacted: Animal Welfare Act 1999 (1999 No 142)" – via New Zealand Legal Information Institute.