Legislation

Animal Welfare Acts, Legislation, Amendments, Codes of Practice, Guidance . . .

In order to provide clarity and an up to date reference of existing and forthcoming acts, legislation, amendments, codes of practice or guidance notes in UK, EU or Internationally AWT will not host these documents but rather provide an appropriate link to government bodies / agencies / websites who maintain and publish current documentation.

Farm Animals - Animal Welfare - Licensing and Training of Slaughtermen

Farm Animals - Animal Welfare

United Kingdom

Farm Animals - Animal Welfare - On Farm Animal Welfare

Farm Animals - Animal Welfare - Welfare at Transport - UK - Scotland ( amendment ) - Wales - N. Ireland ( amendment )

Farm Animals

Farm Animals - Animal Welfare - Animal Welfare Act

Farm Animals - Animal Welfare - Welfare at Markets

Marine and Fresh Water Fisheries

Farm Animals - Animal Welfare - The Welfare of Animals ( Slaughter or Killing ) Regulations 1995 ( WASK Regs. )

The new Council Regulation requiring Animal Welfare Officers comes in to effect in . . .

EU

Directorate - General for Health and Consumers - Overview

Directorate - General for Health and Consumers - Overview - Animal Health and Welfare - On the farm

Directorate - General for Health and Consumers - Overview - Animal Health and Welfare - During transport

Directorate - General for Health and Consumers - Overview - Animal Health and Welfare

Directorate - General for Health and Consumers - Overview - Animal Health and Welfare - At the time of Slaughter or Killing

For OIE Terrestrial Code please go to Downloads since it constitutes ‘guidelines’ not legislation.