Slaughter of Cattle and Sheep Act, 1934


Restrictions on Manufacture of Cattle and Sheep Products.

Restriction on manufacture of cattle and sheep products.

33.—(1) No person shall carry on otherwise than under and in accordance with a licence in that behalf granted to him under this Part of this Act the business of preparing for sale for human consumption meat preserved and intended to be sold in a barrel, tin, jar, or other container or the business of manufacturing or preparing for sale for human consumption any essence, extract, or other preparation (whether liquid or solid) derived wholly or mainly from meat or both of those businesses.

(2) Every person who carries on any business in contravention 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 fifty pounds together with a further fine not exceeding twenty pounds for every day during which the offence is continued.

(3) This section shall not apply to any business carried on by the Minister under this Act, whether directly or through or by an agent, contractor or other like person.