Burning poultry manure at your farm: application for approval

Use this form to apply for approval to burn unprocessed poultry manure in a combustion plant on your farm or holding.


ABPR36: Application and inspection form for approval of on-farm combustion plants in which poultry manure is used as a fuel

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This form is for a farm premises to apply for an approval to operate a combustion plant which uses poultry manure as a fuel.

Only unprocessed manure produced by poultry on the same site can be used as fuel.

The form includes a summary of the basic requirements of the plant before approval can be issued. The approval process includes an inspection of the premises.

Read the guide to using, storing or moving manure for more information on burning poultry manure on your farm.

For customers in England, return the completed form to APHA Customer Service Centre Worcester.

For customers in Wales, return the completed form to the APHA office in Caernarfon.

For customers in Scotland, return the completed form to your local APHA Field Service Office.

Published 1 June 2014
Last updated 29 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Data protection statement updated on the form
  2. AHVLA documents have been re-assigned to the new Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).
  3. First published.