(1) In these regulations, unless the contrary intention appears ¾
}approved~ means approved by the Director;
}Department~ means the department in the Public Service principally assisting the Minister in the administration of the Act;
}Form~ means a form in Schedule 2;
}property identification number~ means a unique number, or combination of numerals and letters, allocated by the Department, that identifies a farm, station, or other property, on which stock are kept from time to time;
}the Act~ means the Veterinary Preparations and Animal Feeding Stuffs Act 1976;
}wholesale~ means a sale to another person for the purposes of sale by that other person.
(2) A reference in these regulations to an owner of stock includes a reference to a person who while the owner is absent from a property is in charge of the husbandry of stock on that property.
[Regulation 3 amended in Gazette 30 Oct 1998 p. 5996; 23 Apr 1999 p. 1712-13.]