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AHWBE recommendations, speeches and publications

The Animal Health and Welfare Board for England's recommendations to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Under its terms of reference, the Animal Health and Welfare Board for England (AHWBE) is the principal source of departmental advice to ministers on strategic health and welfare matters relating to kept animals in England.

This collections brings together the AHWBE’s recommendations, speeches and publications on strategic policy affecting the health and welfare of kept animals in England.

You can read more information about the work of the Animal Health and Welfare Board for England.

Recommendations to Defra ministers

  1. AHWBE recommendation to allocate funds for animal health and welfare
  2. AHWBE recommendation to conduct a limited study into compensation for Bovine TB
  3. AHWBE recommendation on disease control regime for camelids and other non-bovine species.
  4. AHWBE recommendation: informal stakeholder engagement - bovine TB
  5. AHWBE recommendation: cattle movement controls
  6. AHWBE call for views: strengthening bovine TB eradication
  7. AHWBE recommendation: bovine TB eradication plan
  8. AHWBE recommendation: disease surveillance for AHVLA
  9. AHWBE recommendation on animal health and welfare strategy for England
  10. AHWBE recommendation to establish an advisory group on bovine TB
  11. AHWBE recommendation: farm animal welfare codes

Speeches

Publications and reports

  1. AHWBE: annual report 2017
  2. Animal Health and Welfare Board for England (AHWBE) summary of board activities: 2015 to 2016
  3. Animal Health and Welfare Board for England (AHWBE) annual report: 2014 to 2015
  4. AHWBE: annual report, 2013 to 2014
  5. AHWBE: annual report, 2012 to 2013
  6. Review and evaluation: Animal Health and Welfare Board for England
  7. AHWBE: guiding principles
  8. AHWBE code of practice
  9. AHWBE: register of interests
  10. AHWBE: forward work plan, 2012
  11. AHWBE: protocols for working with agencies and other public bodies
  12. AHWBE: terms of reference
Published 7 March 2014
Last updated 23 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. AHWBE annual report 2017 added.
  2. AHWBE recommendation to allocate funds for animal health and welfare added.
  3. Added the summary of board activities 2015 to 2016.
  4. Added AHWBE recommendation to conduct a limited study into Bovine TB compensation
  5. First published.