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Importation and Exportation of Livestock and Livestock Products Proclamation.

Country/Territory
Lesotho
Document type
Legislation
Date
1953 (1954)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
A Proclamation to amend and consolidate the laws relating to the importation into and the exportation from Basutoland of livestock and livestock products.
Subject
Livestock
Keyword
Animal production Animal health International trade Authorization/permit Animal reproduction Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Proclamation prohibits importation of undesirable livestock (defined as livestock of inferior quality) and allows importation of livestock only under a permit issued by the Principal Veterinary Officer or any authorized officer. The Resident Commissioner may appoint ports of entry or exit of livestock and conditions may be attached to an import permit.

Full text
English
Website
www.environment.gov.ls

References - Legislation

Amended by

Importation and Exportation of Livestock and Livestock Products Proclamation (Amendment) Act 1984 (No.21 of 1984).

Legislation | Lesotho | 1984

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Animal production, Animal health, International trade, Authorization/permit, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX