Bovine TB information note: TB testing changes for cross compliance penalties and surveillance tests

Information note on TB testing changes for cross compliance TB controls: introduction of six-monthly surveillance tests and penalties for late testing on most types of TB tests.



This information note explains changes to penalties for overdue TB testing. From January 2015 penalties for late testing will be incurred on most types of TB tests by those who claim CAP scheme payments.

The information note also sets out the introduction of six-monthly TB surveillance tests in parts of Cheshire that fall within the TB Edge Area.

The Bovine TB information note: advice for cattle keepers on cross compliance financial penalties for overdue TB tests provides further advice.

Published 5 December 2014
Last updated 8 December 2014 + show all updates
  1. Updated Annex A showing type of TB tests subject to zero tolerance controls
  2. First published.