The Badger Vaccination Grant supports projects to vaccinate badgers against bovine TB.

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5 March 2019
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The grant gives:

  • farmers
  • landowners
  • other organisations

in Wales the opportunity to apply for financial support. We have made up to £50,000 available, each year, for up to four years. Successful applicants will receive up to 50% of the eligible costs of badger vaccination.

The grant applies to privately delivered vaccination projects beyond the Gower. The vaccination project in the Gower will be delivered by Cefn Gwlad Solutions.

Application window

The application window will run from March 2019 to April 2019. Successful applicants will be able to begin vaccinating from May 2019.

How to apply

If you have any questions, or would like to apply for the grant, please contact us:

BVG Manager
TB Team
Office of the Chief Veterinary Officer
Government Buildings
Picton Terrace
Carmarthen
SA31 3BT

Phone: 08004961439

Email: bovineTB@gov.wales

Further information

The injectable vaccine for badgers is available for privately funded use in Wales by accredited, certified and licensed individuals. For information on how to apply for licenses please visit National Resources Wales.