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Regulation No. 925 on administrative penalties under the Animal Welfare Act.

Country/Territory
Norway
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock
Keyword
Offences/penalties Enforcement/compliance Animal health Animal welfare Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings
Geographical area
Europe, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
Immediate entry into force.
Abstract

The purpose of this Regulation is to promote good welfare and respect for animals through the enforcement of penalties for the violations of the Animal Welfare Act provisions. The Norwegian Food Safety Agency shall regulate and enforce the Animal Welfare Act’s provisions, including decisions thereof in the violation of animal living conditions, medical treatment, transport and release of animals in the wild (articles 4, 6-7, 9, 11-12, 14, 22-24, 26, 28).

Full text
Norwegian
Website
www.lovdata.no

References - Legislation

Implements

Regulation No. 60 on slaughtering of livestock.

Legislation | Norway | 2013

Keyword: Animal welfare, Animal health, Slaughtering, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. 97 of 2009 relating to animal welfare (Animal Welfare Act)

Legislation | Norway | 2009 (2018)

Keyword: Animal welfare, Animal health, Animal reproduction, Marking/identification, Transport/storage, Slaughtering, Offences/penalties, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX