Testing Areas

In England, herds in the Low Risk Area (LRA) are routinely tested every 4 years. Herds in the High Risk Area (HRA) and Edge Area are tested annually, except for herds in the Edge Area part of Cheshire which since 1st January 2015 are tested on a six-monthly basis.

> Click here for Defra guidance for cattle keepers on the bovine TB surveillance testing intervals for areas in England, Scotland and Wales for 2017

> Click here for APHA TB Testing Interval Search Tool, which allows you to find your TB testing interval using your CPH number in England, Scotland and Wales