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Horse passports: operating standards for issuing organisations

Published: 10 May 2019

Guide to minimum operating standards for Scottish approved passport issuing organisations (PIOs).

Published:
10 May 2019
Horse passports: operating standards for issuing organisations

This document takes effect from May 2019 and replaces the previous minimum operating standards (MOpS) guide dated March 2016.

It sets out the minimum operating standards that approved passport issuing organisations (PIOs) must meet to comply with legislation and to enable the equine identification regime to operate efficiently.

 

Contact

Scottish Government
Agriculture and Rural Economy (ARE) Directorate
Equine Identification Team
P-Spur
Saughton House
Broomhouse Drive
Edinburgh
EH11 3XD

Email:
Members of the public: animal.health@gov.scot
Organisations and enforcement bodies: HorseID@gov.scot

Telephone: 0300 244 4000