Brands Act (Cap 163).
Type of law
Date of original text
This Act lays down rules on the registration of brands of stocks, including horse or cattle. The Permanent Secretary for Primary Industries shall be responsible for the registration of brands. This Act sets forth provisions on the stocks to be branded, dimensions of brand and period of registration, list of brands registered to be published monthly and certificates granted, procedure on transfer of stock, cancellation of brands, offences and penalties, and powers of registrar in relation to the seizure and disposing of unbranded stock.
Long title of text
An Act relating to the branding of stock.
Date of consolidation/reprint
This Act is a consolidated version, including amendments by the Ordinances No. 32 of 1928, No. 14 of 1940, No. 1 of 1941, No. 2 of 1945, No. 22 of 1948, and No. 44 of 1965, and Legal Notices No. 112 of 1970, and No. 97 of 1979.