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About bovine TB

Bovine tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium bovis.

Register for TB Management

Anyone who owns cattle or deer (even 1 animal) must register their herd with OSPRI.

Testing for TB

Controlling bovine TB requires regular testing and meat inspection at slaughter premises to identify infected…

Buying or selling stock

How to make sure your next cattle or deer purchase goes smoothly.

Buying animals from a movement control area (MCA)

It is important that you check whether your property or the property from which you…

Disease control area map

New Zealand is divided into a number of disease control areas.