Producer Register and Animal Registration System Department

Department responsible for supervision over and updating of the Producer Register and Animal Identification and Registration System - AIRS, which is a database of tagged farm animals (cf. ''IT Systems'' link); adding entries relative to producers and tagged farm animals to these databases; cooperation with external entities, especially with the General Veterinary Inspectorate as regards AIRS; selecting the control sample of agricultural holdings for on-the-spot controls relative to the AIRS and for cross-compliance controls performed by the General Veterinary Inspectorate; monitoring the number of cross-compliance controls performed by the General Veterinary Inspectorate; keeping the list of suppliers of eartags, eartags duplicates and readers.