The latest information on the AIPZ in Northern Ireland updated 20 June 2023

Avian Influenza Prevention Zone (AIPZ)

The AIPZ and ban on poultry gatherings in place from 17 October 2022 was lifted at 00.01 on Friday 2 June 2023.

Excellent levels of biosecurity remain the most effective protection against an incursion of avian influenza.

See DAERA press release for further information.

Please see our Biosecurity Checklist and Biosecurity Guidance to protect your flock. 

The requirement to house birds was lifted on 18 April 2023. Further information can be found here.


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