Event details

The seminar on "New Legislation on Animal Health" will take place from 19 to 21 January 2021 (three half-day sessions) and will be hosted online.

After your registration, you will receive a link and further information on how to access the seminar.



Event background

Regulation (EU) 2016/429 on transmissible animal diseases (“Animal Health Law”)[1] (AHL) which was adopted in March 2016 and entered into force on 21 April 2016 represents, together with a number of delegated and implementing rules complementing it, a new EU animal health legal framework. This new legislation will apply from 21 April 2021.

The purpose of this BTSF training is to present the contents of the AHL and the main supplementing delegated and implementing rules. The participants should become familiar with the substance, the structure, the aims and objectives of this new legislation, the changes that is bringing and practical aspects related to its effective implementation.


[1]              Regulation (EU) 2016/429 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 on transmissible animal diseases and amending and repealing certain acts in the area of animal health (‘Animal Health Law’), OJ L 84, 31.3.2016, p. 1