Animal by-products premises
Premises that receive, handle, use, treat or destroy animal by-products must be approved under the Animal By-Products (Enforcement) (Scotland) Regulations 2013.
Animal & Plant Health Agency (APHA) is responsible for the inspection of animal by-products premises that want to be registered or approved. If you have a query regarding approved premises, or need advice on local disposal routes for animal by-products please contact APHA.
Operators who require an approval under the ABPER should complete the appropriate application form and submit it to APHA.
Types of animal by-products premises
There are many premises that generate, store, use handle or dispose of animal by-products, as set out below:
|Types of animal by-product||Related premises|
|Animal carcasses and parts of carcasses||
|ABP food waste||
|Other ABP plants/sites||