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Pet Meat Processing Facility

A pet meat processing facility (knackery) is a facility that slaughters horses, donkeys or other consumable animals not intended for human consumption.

Licensees of a pet meat processing facility are able with PrimeSafe endorsement but without a further licence or fee, to operate the following from the same premises provided all of the meat or by-products processed originate from the same facility.

  • Pet food establishment
  • Inedible rendering facility