Notification of the location of animal keeping
- Permit or other obligation
- 4 municipalities
- Public service
In order to keep certain animal species, the operator must submit a notification of the location of animal keeping to the register of animal keepers.
Such animals are
- bumble bees
- fur animals
- farmed rabbits
- camels and deers (except reindeer of herding communities in the reindeer management areas)
The Finnish Food Authority is responsible for the operation of the register of animal keepers.
Do the following
Submit the notification of the location of animal keeping in the e-service of the animal keeper and location register. Alternatively, you can submit the notification on a form to the Rural Livelihood Authority of your municipality or federation of municipalities who will enter your animal keeping location in the animal keeper register.
Remember to also report your animal keeping.
To whom and on what terms
The registration can be made if the animal keeper has filled in all the necessary information in the e-service of the register of animal keepers and locations.
The animal keeper must make a notification of the suspension or cessation of animal husbandry in the e-service of the register of animal keepers and locations. Alternatively, you can use the form to submit it to the municipal Rural Livelihood Authority.
A trader established in another European Economic Area that provides its services in Finland on a temporary basis is required to submit the same notifications as a trader established in Finland.