382. Exceptions to the levy on cattle, sheep and pigs.

382.     Exceptions to the levy on cattle, sheep and pigs.

Levy is not payable for animals imported from another member state and slaughtered within three months in the case of cattle and two months in the case of pigs or sheep1.

Levy is not payable if an animal is subject to compulsory slaughter or the entire carcase is declared unfit for human consumption by the official veterinarian2.