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The Diseases of Poultry (Wales) Order 2003

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Title, commencement, and application

  3. 2.Extension of definition of “poultry” and “disease”

  4. 3.Interpretation

  5. 4.Notification procedures and precautions to be taken where the presence of a designated disease is suspected

  6. 5.Restrictions where disease is suspected

  7. 6.Veterinary inquiry as to the existence of a disease

  8. 7.Measures where a designated disease is confirmed

  9. 8.Duties of occupiers and persons in charge of premises served with notices

  10. 9.Declaration of infected area

  11. 10.Vaccination areas

  12. 11.Racing pigeons

  13. 12.Disinfection

  14. 13.Records

  15. 14.Licences

  16. 15.General powers of inspectors

  17. 16.Enforcement

  18. 17.Revocations and amendments

  19. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      REQUIREMENTS RELATING TO PREMISES WHERE A DISEASE IS SUSPECTED OR CONFIRMED

      1. PART 1 Premises on which a disease is suspected

        1. 1.Record of Poultry

        2. 2.Isolation of poultry

        3. 3.Prohibition on movement of poultry to or from premises

        4. 4.Prohibition on movement of persons, animals and vehicles to or from the premises

        5. 5.Prohibition on removal or spreading of things liable to transmit disease

        6. 6.Restriction on removal of eggs

        7. 7.Disinfection at entrances and exits

      2. PART 2 Premises on which a designated disease is confirmed

        1. 8.Slaughter and destruction

        2. 9.Destruction or treatment

        3. 10.Tracing

        4. 11.Disinfection and restocking

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      INFECTED AREAS: PROTECTION AND SURVEILLANCE ZONES

      1. 1.Protection Zones

      2. 2.The occupier of premises containing poultry shall ensure that —...

      3. 3.No person shall move any poultry, eggs or carcases within...

      4. 4.No person shall hold any fair, market, show or other...

      5. 5.Surveillance Zone

      6. 6.The occupier of premises shall ensure that —

      7. 7.No person shall move any poultry or hatching eggs into...

      8. 8.No person shall hold any fair, market, show or other...

      9. 9.Cleansing and disinfection of vehicles used for the conveyance of poultry

  20. Explanatory Note

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