A BADGER vaccination grant has been made available by Welsh Government. The grant is available to farmers, landowners and other organisations. The injectable vaccine for badgers is available for privately funded use in Wales by accredited, certified and licensed individuals. Licenses are provided by National Resources Wales.
Up to £ 5 0 ,0 0 0 has been made available, each year, for up to four years. Successful applicants will receive up to 5 0 per cent of the eligible costs of badger vaccination.
The grant applies to privately delivered vaccination
projects beyond the Gower. The vaccination project in the Gower will be delivered by Cefn Gwlad Solutions.
The application window will run from March 2019 to April 3 0 2 0 1 9 . Successful applicants will be able to begin vaccinating from May 2019. Members wishing to get involved should contact Welsh Government at the following address:
The BVG Manager, TB Team, Officer of the Chief Veterinary Officer, Government Buildings, Picton Terrace, Carmarthen, SA3 1 3 BT, or telephone: 08004961439,orEmail:bovineTB@gov.wales