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ISBN 978 1 78045 480 1 (Web publication only) DPPAS
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This guidance explains the new rules for pig identification and registration from 1 October 2011.
The guidance is designed to be a general guide to help you meet the requirements of the law in relation to identification and registration. It does not cover the full range of legal requirements that apply if you keep pigs. You should make sure you keep and refer to any other publications sent by other government agencies relating to Common Agricultural Policy payment schemes and animal health and veterinary developments.
Further copies of the guidance are available from:
Directorate for Rural and Environment Animal Health and Welfare Division Animal Health - Disease Prevention Team
Tel No: 0131 556 8400 Fax No: 0131 244 6641 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
IntroductionGetting startedWhat are the requirements?Section 1: IdentificationSection 2: Notification of movementsSection 3: The holding registerSection 4: Pig identification inspectionsSection 5: Additional informationAnnex A: Rural Payments and Inspections Directorate OfficesAnnex B: Animal Health Divisional OfficesAnnex C: Other useful organisations
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