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

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

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.

Please note –

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FOI-19-01878 - Information Released


Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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