0172 Poultry Farming (Eggs)

Latest release
Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC)
Reference period
2006 (Revision 2.0)

0172 Poultry Farming (Eggs)

This class consists of units mainly engaged in farming poultry for production of eggs or in hatching egg breed chicks.

Primary activities

  • Egg farm operation
  • Poultry farming (for eggs)
  • Poultry hatchery operation (egg breeds)


Units mainly engaged in raising poultry (including game birds) for the production of meat or in hatching meat breed chicks or game birds for raising for meat are included in Class 0171 Poultry Farming (Meat).

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