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Regulation concerning detailed conditions and way of transport of animals.

Type of law

The present Regulation of the Minister of Infrastructure is composed of seven Sections and four Annexes. The Sections are: General provisions (sect. 1); Detailed conditions and way of transport of hoofed animals (sect. 2); Detailed conditions and way of transport of other animals (sect. 3); Maximum time of journey of hoofed animals, frequency and period of mandatory stoppages (sect. 4); Procedures in case of animals fall ill or die during transport (sect. 5); Provisions of creation and functioning of stage points (sect. 6); Final provisions (sect. 7). In particular, the Act establishes detailed conditions of transport of: single-hoofed animals, cattle, sheep, goats, swine and poultry, domestic birds and rabbits; cats and dogs; other mammals and birds; other vertebrate and non-vertebrate animals.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
The Regulation enters into force 7 days after publication in the Journal of Laws.
Serial Imprint
Journal of Laws 2003 No. 185 Pos. 1809.
Source language


Legislation status
in force
Legislation Amendment
Original title
Rozporzadzenie w sprawie szczegolowych warunkow i sposobu transportu zwierzat.