Basic Department Information
Action domain of the Department
- Registration, identification and animal movement control;
- Each farm, slaughterhouse and cattle market must be registered in the State Database (SDB) with special and permanent alphanumeric registration and identification code.
- Each animal must be marked with an individual ear tag, and its owner must possess a cattle passport for the animal, which is also registered in SDB.
- Consequently, every animal’s movement could only be performed with possession of a necessary documentation and every animal movement must also be registered in SDB.
Animal Identification and Movement Control System is under direct competence of the Veterinary Office of BiH and operative activities of animal identification and movement control (AIMCS) are efficiently and effectively performed by the Agency for Animal Identification and Movement Control which is integral part of the VO of BiH.