Slaughter of poultry

Last updated: 2022-03-31

Permission to slaughter poultry on farms.

About permission

Food business operators may, subject to certain conditions, slaughter poultry on farms. Permission for slaughter on a farm is granted by the Swedish Food Agency subject to an application.

Decisions are communicated within one week of receipt of a complete application. If motivated by the complex nature of the matter, the Swedish Food Agency may extend this deadline.

Permit issuer and supervision

The Swedish Food Agency is the permit issuer and the supervisory authority.

Origin: Swedish Food Agency

How to apply

Send your application for approval to the Swedish Food Agency. There is no special application form.

Contact information

+46 18-175500
Box 622, 751 26 UPPSALA

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Responsible: Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth

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