Remove the requirement for a pre-movement TB test of cattle.

Remove the requirement for a pre-movement TB test of cattle. This is a pointless test because all cattle are tested once a year any way. It has added a huge cost to the industry and extreme inconvenience to the agricultural sector and to the Veterinary businesses that serve it.

Why is this idea important?

Remove the requirement for a pre-movement TB test of cattle. This is a pointless test because all cattle are tested once a year any way. It has added a huge cost to the industry and extreme inconvenience to the agricultural sector and to the Veterinary businesses that serve it.

Remove duplication of animal movement records.

To remove the requirement of cattle keepers to register births, deaths,and movements of cattle with two government bodies- The British Cattle Movement Service and the local County Council. All movements have to reported to the BCMS within so many days of the event occurring, why does the County Council then have to have these same records only once a year? Why can't the County be given access to the national records at BCMS?

Why is this idea important?

To remove the requirement of cattle keepers to register births, deaths,and movements of cattle with two government bodies- The British Cattle Movement Service and the local County Council. All movements have to reported to the BCMS within so many days of the event occurring, why does the County Council then have to have these same records only once a year? Why can't the County be given access to the national records at BCMS?