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After the UK leaves the EU with on 31 January 2020, we will enter a temporary implementation period which will apply until the end of Dec
Defra is keen to ensure that we uphold our high standards of animal welfare including in relation to horseracing.
Defra’s facilities management (FM) contract will not be affected by the announcement on 31 December 2019 of the increase in the National
Farmers currently have access to a range of support measures, including direct payments under the CAP.
The Government has committed to bringing in new legislation on animal sentience.
Our future relationship with the EU is the subject of negotiations.
This Government is committed to paying people a decent living wage, which is being addressed through the statutory National Living Wage (
The information regarding reindeer imports is based on Trade Control and Expert System (TRACES) data.
The number of reindeer and the number of consignments exported from the UK to the EU in 2018 is as follows: Country of Destination
We have a manifesto commitment to end excessively long journeys for live animals going for slaughter and fattening once we leave the EU.