In Western Australia, rabbits are declared pests in categories A1, A3 and A5 under the Agriculture and Related Resources Protection Act 1976 and landholders are required to control them on their properties. All control activities must comply with requirements
under the Animal Welfare Act 2002 and Animal Welfare (General) Regulations 2003. It is an offence to release any declared pest back into the wild.
1080 is one of the most lethal pesticides known. So it is important to follow each of the steps below for your own safety, and to also ensure you get good rabbit control.
|Institution||Department of Agriculture, WA|
|Control method||1080 (sodium monofluoroacetate)|