The Welfare of Farmed Animals (England) Regulations 2007

Floors

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12.  (1)  Where concrete slatted floors are used for pigs kept in groups, the maximum width of the openings must be—

(a)11 mm for piglets;

(b)14 mm for weaners;

(c)18 mm for rearing pigs; and

(d)20 mm for gilts after service and sows.

(2) The minimum slat width must be—

(a)50 mm for piglets and weaners; and

(b)80 mm for rearing pigs, gilts after service and sows.