Bird flu: near Leyburn, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire (AIV 2022/207)

Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 was confirmed in commercial poultry on 18 November 2022.

The following disease control zones in England are in place around the premises:

  • 3km protection zone
  • 10km surveillance zone

All poultry on the premises will be humanely culled.

Details of the measures that apply in these zones are in the declaration of a Protection Zone and a Surveillance Zone (PDF).

Check the updated bird flu disease control zone map.

Case number: AIV 2022/207

Published 18 November 2022