Livestock Tag Reader Rebate

The Traceability Adoption Program includes a Livestock Tag Reader Rebate sub-program which offers a rebate to livestock operators who purchase and install approved tag readers.

 

Livestock Tag Reader Rebate Program

 

Available Funding

The maximum annual funding per Eligible Participant is $3,500.

Participants are eligible for 70% of project costs, up to the maximum funding level.  Participants may apply for funding each year for new eligible activities only.  Funding is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Eligible Participants

Eligible Participants are required to:

  • have a business registration number
  • constitute a legal entity
  • have an active GST number and file business/farm income taxes in B.C.
  • be registered in the Premises Identification Program.  Registration can happen simultaneously with the application.

Eligible Activities

  • Purchase and installation of livestock tag readers:
  • Purchase and installation of traceability software that is compatible with the tag readers
  • Staff training by a vendor to implement tag readers

How to Apply

Download the application form.

Submit the completed, signed application and supporting documentation by using your preferred method from the list below:

By E-mail: bctraceability@ca.pwc.com

Attn: Caroline Gibbeson, B.C. Traceability Programs

By Fax: (604) 806-7806

By Mail:

Livestock Tag Reader Rebate Program

250 Howe Street, Suite 1400

Vancouver, BC V6C 3S7

Canadian Agricultural Partnership, Government of British Columbia, Government of Canada