The MLC’S Occupational Health and Safety Program requires all persons who wish to access the MLC outside of its normal operating hours or work in the MLC designated restricted areas to undertake an induction program. The program covers MLC OH&S requirements, site rules and animal welfare. The program takes approximately one hour and on completion of the program participants will be issues with a site access card (cost is $30.00 on day of induction of $50.00 if invoiced).
The MLC is a workplace and as such operates under an Occupational Health and Safety Program, this program is supported by legislation which covers the operations of the MLC. All persons attending the center including members of the public, buyers, contractors, transporters and Livestock Agents are required to comply with the Program & Site rules. Key elements are as follows:
MUCHEA LIVESTOCK CENTRE OPERATIONS – SUNDAY CATTLE RECEIVALS COMMENCE AT 12NN
|MONDAY||CATTLE SALE COMMENCES 8.30AM|
|MONDAY||ALL CATTLE OUT OF SALE PENS BY 2PM.|
|TUESDAY||REMNANT STOCK NOT CLEARED BY 9AM WILL BE FED AT OWNERS COST (ANIMAL WELFARE REQUIREMENT)|