Generally, pigs (swine) must not be kept (and swine’s dung must not be deposited) within 60 metres of a dwelling, shop, office, factory, church or other place of public worship, workshop, school or public place in a city, town, village or other urban part of an area.
The Local Government standards and regulations for the keeping of pigs are available to view online:
Local Government (General) Regulations Schedule 2, Part 5, Division 1, Sections 17 and 18
The NSW Department of Primary Industries has published a pigs as pets fact sheet.
- Considerations before purchasing
- Prohibited pig feed regulations
Pigs as Pets Fact Sheet