The Livestock Tag Reader Rebate program is funded under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative. This program provides cost-share funding for the implementation of livestock tag readers (hand-held or panel readers), reader installation, related software, and related equipment training.
All eligible tag readers are listed in the CCIA RFID Readers List below.
BC Livestock Operators are eligible for funding under the Livestock Tag Reader Rebate, including:
Other eligibility requirements:
There is a $3,500 annual cost share funding maximum available for eligible activities including:
Please check the CCIA RFID Readers List below to confirm which tag readers are eligible for funding.
Ineligible items include, but are not limited to: taxes, computers, ear tags, load bars, and livestock handling systems.
Download the application form and follow through to complete the questions. Please email or fax the application form and receipt(s) for consideration with the information in the form. Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions: 604 484 3490.
Review the Canadian Cattle Identification Agency RFID Reader List to determine what tag readers are eligible for the Livestock Tag Reader Rebate program.
See the frequently asked questions about the programs.
Find out details on how to apply for the programs.
Contact us with any questions or for help with your application.