Veterinary Services including Dog Control

Food Safety

Wicklow County Council as an official agent of the Food Safety Authority of Ireland FSAI makes provision for food control services for five abattoirs and six low-capacity meat premises in the county. Inspections are carried out by the Council’s Veterinary Inspectors.

Food Safety Statistics 2011 Number of Inspections
Ante and Post Mortem Inspections 149
Hygiene Inspections 171
Cattle Inspected 332
Sheep Inspected 1,518
Microbiological analysis (meat) 72
Microbiological analysis (water) 22
Veterinary Residues 2
Chemical Analysis (meat) 20