Slaughter of farmed game

Last updated: 2022-03-31

Permission to slaughter farmed game at their place of origin.

About permission

Food business operators may, under certain conditions, slaughter farmed ratite birds and farmed deer and wild boar at the place of their origin. Permission for slaughter at such a place is granted by the Swedish Food Agency subsequent 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.

Permission issuer and supervision

The Swedish Food Agency grants permission and is the supervisory authority.

Origin: Swedish Food Agency

How to apply

Send your application for approval to the Swedish Food Agency.

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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