The closed deer herd programme was initiated to reduce TB testing. For example, herds of 100 head or more can become eligible for triennial testing, while herds of 100 or less can be eligible for biennial testing. It is a voluntary programme with strict requirements and legal terms and conditions.
You can fill in this eligibility form or download a hard copy and send it into us. Be advised that you will also need to print and send through a signed and completed copy of the below Terms and Conditions document in order for us to process your application. Please complete all sections. Please provide figures below and not percentages.
To complete your closed deer herd eligibility, please sign and date the terms and conditions and supply these with this form.
You can read the full policy here.