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Export Movements (Outside of Canada)

Identification requirements:

  • Herd Mark (Tattoo) PigTrace tag.
  • Individual ID PigTrace tag, or
  • Shoulder slap Herd Mark (Tattoo).

NOTE: Be sure to check with your export official prior to shipping. Be sure you know the swine identifier required by the country you are shipping to.

Examples of approved swine identifiers:


Shoulder slap Herd Mark
(Tattoo)
Herd Mark (Tag)
PigTrace ear tag
Individual identifier

 

Movement submission: Responsibilities and requirements for export movements

Shipper:

  • Apply approved swine identifiers.
  • Complete Shipper portion of the Swine Manifest.
  • Provide the Swine Manifest to the Transporter.
  • Retain a copy of the Swine Manifest for records, ideally with Transporter portion completed.
  • Submit the Swine Manifest (Second Carbon Copy) to Alberta Pork within 48 hours of shipping swine.

Transporter:

  • Complete Transporter portion of the Swine Manifest.
  • Carry the Swine Manifest with the load of swine.
  • Provide the Swine Manifest to the Receiver.
  • Retain a copy of the Swine Manifest for records, ideally with Receiver portion completed.

Receiver (outside of Alberta and Canada):

  • Complies with its country’s traceability processes/policies.