Latest Important News for Transporters
COLD WEATHER WARNING 2017
Heavy snow and freezing conditions forecast for Bulgaria, Slovenia and Romania from January 6th to 13th 2017.
Authorised Transporters are advised to check the expiry date on their current Authorisation Certificates as the five year validity period for their TYPE1 or TYPE2 authorisations may expire in 2013. Application for a new authorisation should be made before the existing one expires. Application forms can be downloaded from our web page.
Please note if you do not carry an up-to-date Type 2 Authorisation you will be stopped at the point of exit.
Reorganisation of work in the Department
Arising from a reorganisation of work in the Department the administrative responsibility in relation to Council Regulation (EC) No 1/2005 on the protection of animals during transport and related operations has been transferred from AIM Division (formally NBAS) in Backweston to Animal Health and Welfare Division in Agriculture House.
The contact names and phone numbers for transport queries are as follows:-
Brid Farrell Tel: 01 6072992
Laura Walsh Tel: 01 6072288