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Animals and Animal Products (Examination for Residues and Maximum Residue Limits) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998

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Prohibition of administration of animals of unlicensed substances or unlicensed products

6.—(1) If any person contravenes the prohibition in Article 14 of the Council Regulation on the administration to food-producing animals of authorised veterinary medicinal products containing pharmacologically active substances which are not mentioned in Annexes I, II or III of the Council Regulation he shall be guilty of an offence.

(2) Subject to paragraph (3), a person shall not administer or knowingly cause or permit to be administered to an animal any unlicensed substance or unlicensed product.

(3) Nothing in paragraph (2) shall prohibit the administration of any authorised veterinary medicinal product in accordance with an exemption specified in regulation 4 or 5 of the Medicines (Restrictions on the Administration of Veterinary Medicinal Products) Regulations 1994(1).


S.I. 1994/2987; relevant amending instrument is S.I. 1994/3142

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