Poultry Hatcheries Act, 1947


Supply of Eggs to Licensed Poultry Hatcheries.

Approved egg supply farms.

Restriction on supply of eggs to licensed poultry hatcheries.

12.—(1) Save as provided for under paragraph (b) of subsection (1) of section 11 of this Act, no person other than the owner of an approved egg supply farm shall supply eggs to a licensed poultry hatchery.

(2) The owner of an approved egg supply farm shall not supply to a licensed poultry hatchery any eggs except eggs which have been produced at that farm.

(3) Every person who contravenes subsection (1) or subsection (2) of this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding ten pounds.