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Certificate of competence to slaughter or kill animals: application

Apply for a certificate of competence to slaughter or kill animals under Welfare of Animals at the Time of Killing (WATOK) regulations.

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Read the following before you submit your application for a certificate of competence (CoC):

Your application must include a passport-sized photo (45 mm x 35 mm) of yourself.

It must also include payment of, or confirmation that you’ve paid, the following:

  • £25 if you’re applying for your first CoC
  • £8 if you’re amending or replacing an existing CoC

Contact details:

Email: watok@food.gov.uk

WATOK CoC
Business Support Team
FSA
Room 112
Foss House
Peasholme Green
York
YO1 7PR

Telephone: 01904 232177

Published 15 October 2015
Last updated 14 October 2019 + show all updates
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