Policy paper

2010 to 2015 government policy: animal and plant health

What the government is doing to protect animals and prevent animal disease outbreaks so that disease doesn't enter the food chain.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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This policy paper shows the policy of the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government.

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Published 9 April 2013
Last updated 8 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. Policy document from the 2010 to 2015 government preserved in a different format for reference
  2. Update on the Review of Minor Procedures Regime Project
  3. Added (and linked to) new information about controlling disease in fish and shellfish.
  4. Added detail about Environment Agency's role in fish health.
  5. Updated: Farriers Registration (Act) 1975
  6. First published.