What we do

We maintain an online database of all bovine animals in Great Britain called the Cattle Tracing System (CTS).

BCMS is part of the Rural Payments Agency.

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Contact BCMS

British Cattle Movement Service

Curwen Road
Derwent Howe
Workington
Cumbria
CA14 2DD

Normal BCMS helpline opening hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm, closed weekends and bank holidays. All calls charged at local rate.

Gwasanaeth Symud Gwartheg Prydain

BCMS
Curwen Road
Workington
Cumbria
CA14 2DD

Oriau agor arferol llinell gymorth GSGP: rhwng 8:30am a 5pm o ddydd Llun i ddydd Gwener, ar gau ar y penwythnosau a gwyliau banc. Codir y gyfradd leol am bob galwad.

ETAS

BCMS ETAS Support
BCMS
Curwen Road

Workington
Cumbria
CA14 2DD

For further information on supplying ear tags, including forms for access to ETAS and technical user guides.

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