Policies & Code of Practice

BatsQld members are permitted by the Environment Protection Agency (EPA) to care for sick, injured and orphaned wildlife and are bound by the following state policies:

Qld_animal_care_and_protection_act_2001
Qld_animal_care_and_protection_regulation_2012
Qld_nature_conservation_act_1992
Bats QLD Code_of_practice– Care of Sick, Injured or Orphaned Protected Animals in Queensland – 2013

BatsQld members are also required to adhere to the following group specific policies:

Bats_QLD_bullying_policy
Bats_QLD_confidentiality_agreement
Bats_QLD_social_media_policy
Bats Qld Constitution
In Safe Hands Toolkit

Find the BatsQld Health & Safety Presentation 2015 in our Wildman Online Record System in the ‘Files’ section under ‘Health & Safety’. Please make sure you download and read the document.
The following documents contain helpful information for current and future members, outlining how BatsQld operates:

Bats_QLD_role_descriptions for Committee and Subcommittee Positions – 2016