British Cattle Movement Service

Latest from the British Cattle Movement Service

  1. Bridiau gwartheg swyddogol a chodau

    • Detailed guide
  2. Official cattle breeds and codes

    • Detailed guide
  3. Send cattle reporting information online or by phone

    • Detailed guide

See all latest documents

What the British Cattle Movement Service does

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.

Read more about what we do

Documents

Our publications

  1. Bridiau gwartheg swyddogol a chodau

    • Detailed guide
  2. Official cattle breeds and codes

    • Detailed guide
  3. See all publications

Contact BCMS

British Cattle Movement Service

Curwen Road
Derwent Howe
Workington
Cumbria
CA14 2DD
United Kingdom

BCMS helpline

0345 050 1234

Helpline for cattle keepers in Wales

0345 050 3456

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
United Kingdom

Llinell gymorth Gwasanaeth Symud Gwartheg Prydain i geidwaid gwartheg yng Nghymru

0345 050 3456

Llinell Saesneg

0345 050 1234

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
United Kingdom

BCMS helpline

0345 050 1234

Helpline for cattle keepers in Wales

0345 050 3456

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

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