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Scottish regional resilience partnerships' framework for exotic notifiable animal diseases contingency plans

Published: 22 Dec 2016
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
9781786526649

Information on how and when operational partners should respond to a suspect or confirmed exotic notifiable animal disease outbreak.

97 page PDF

1.4MB

97 page PDF

1.4MB

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Scottish regional resilience partnerships' framework for exotic notifiable animal diseases contingency plans
Footnotes

97 page PDF

1.4MB

Footnotes

1. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2004/36/data.pdf

2. http://www.gov.scot/ahwcontingencyplans

3. A table containing a list of notifiable diseases, the species affected, how the disease can be spread and the size of zones that may apply if that disease were to be confirmed is provided at Appendix B.

4. https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/419549/20150331_2015-NRR-WA_Final.pdf

5. https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/animal-and-plant-health-agency/about/access-and-opening#field-services

6. http://www.gov.scot/ahwcontingencyplans

7. http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2004:165:0001:0141:EN:PDF

8. SAGE is a UK level group responsible for coordinating and peer reviewing, as far as possible, scientific and technical advice to inform decision-making. https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/80087/sage-guidance.pdf

9. EPIC (Epidemiology, Population health and Infectious disease Control) - Centre of expertise on animal disease outbreaks

10. http://www.gov.scot/Topics/farmingrural/Agriculture/animal-welfare/Contingencies

11. http://www.gov.scot/ahwcontingencyplans

12. https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/251480/Government-Security-Classifications-April-2014.pdf

13. http://www.oie.int/animal-health-in-the-world/official-disease-status/official-recognition-policy-and-procedures/

14. Note: some diseases may not require C&D as part of a country's requirement to declare disease freedom eg bluetongue disease free status is reliant on evidence that disease is no longer circulating in the environment over a specified period.

15. http://faolex.fao.org/docs/pdf/eur88703.pdf


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