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XC non-compliances relating to pigs, cattle and sheep: FOI release

Published: 8 Aug 2019

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

8 Aug 2019
XC non-compliances relating to pigs, cattle and sheep: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/19/01878
Date received: 31 Jul 2019
Date responded: 7 Aug 2019
Information requested

You asked for –
The following cross compliance data, relating to 2018:

1. The number of XC non-compliances in Scotland relating to SMR 6 (Livestock Identification and Traceability - Pigs) SMR 7 (Livestock Identification and Traceability - Cattle) and SMR 8 (Livestock Identification and Traceability - Sheep/goats)

2. For each XC non-compliance, the specific requirement breached and / or breach description, or - for SMR 7 - the discrepancy code (so I can see what specific part of the rules were broken)

3. If possible, the severity of each breach, the county involved, and the financial penalty incurred


The information you have requested is included in the separately attached spreadsheet.

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