Closed consultation

Animal welfare: updating the code of practice for the welfare of pigs

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Detail of feedback received

We received 30 responses to this consultation. We’re considering these views and have been working closely with key stakeholders across the pig sector to finalise the new code. We expect to publish the summary of responses alongside the final code of practice for the welfare of pigs in early 2019.

Summary

Seeking views on a new statutory code of practice for the welfare of pigs.

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Consultation description

We want to know what you think of our draft statutory code of practice for the welfare of pigs. The code of practice is for England only. The code provides improved, up-to-date guidance on the current legislation and reflects the latest scientific and veterinary knowledge.

Published 29 January 2018
Last updated 23 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added a note as the summary of responses will be delayed until early 2019.
  2. First published.