Notification of holdings
3. (1) An occupier of a holding who begins to keep cattle on that holding, and any person who takes over the occupation of a holding where cattle are kept, must notify the Secretary of State within one month of—
(a)his name and address; and
(b)the address of the holding.
(2) When he receives notification under paragraph (1) the Secretary of State must issue a herdmark for each holding.
(3) The occupier must notify the Secretary of State of any change to the information in paragraph (1) within one month.