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  • Joined Apr 2014
starting out, holding number?
« on: April 23, 2014, 02:50:36 pm »
Hi, we have several spare acres and would like to buy some lambs to raise. Im told we need a holding number and council number? Not sure how to obtain these, could somebody advise please? Thanks in advance


  • Joined Dec 2010
  • Talley, Carmarthenshire
Re: starting out, holding number?
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2014, 03:16:40 pm »
I'm in Wales. The local council provided me with my numbers
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  • Joined Sep 2011
Re: starting out, holding number?
« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2014, 03:56:24 pm »
Just give your local friendly Defra office a ring, you need the reference numbers of your fields (ordinance survey map) they will send you any forms etc very quickly


  • Joined Apr 2014
Re: starting out, holding number?
« Reply #3 on: April 23, 2014, 06:25:32 pm »
Thankyou! Gave them a call and they sorted everything for me  :thumbsup:


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