The Stage 2 Build of the Mickleham PEQ facility continues with the completion of the avian compound. This compound is the final building at the PEQ facility to be completed. It was handed over to the department on 14 December 2017.
With five Physical Containment Level 3 biocontainment units, the compound handles imported fertile eggs and live birds. This is the highest level of biosecurity containment of all the compounds at Mickleham PEQ.