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Agenda for the FRC Council Meeting on 28 June 2017
Full day of seminars at BEVA Congress, 16th September 2017. Call 01638 723555 for booking form.
Implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016/679 and Enhanced Online Data Protection and Security for Registered Farriers
GDPR 2016/679 will impose more restrictive controls on the collection, storage and use of personal data. Council also agreed to adopt regulatory best practice endorsed by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA), whereby registrants personal data such as address details would be sanitized on the FRC website ‘Find a Farrier’ service.
On 27 April 2017 the Farriers Registration Bill 2016-17 passed into law as the Farriers Registration Act 2017...
The Farriers (Registration) Bill 2016-17 granted Royal Assent
Agenda for the FRC AGM and Council Meeting on 29 March 2017
Contact details for Train the Training Farrier Award
FRC Chairman meets with Minister regarding the draft Bill
The draft Farriers (Registration) Bill is expected to have its second reading debate in the House of Commons on Friday 27 January 2017. A draft of the Bill should be made available by Government at least seven days in advance of 27 January 2017. Progress of the draft Bill may be tracked at www.parliament.uk and a copy of the draft Bill should be placed on the Parliament website when released.
The Chairman of the FRC, Tony Charlwood, has accepted an invitation from the Minister of State, Defra – George Eustice MP – to call on him on Friday 16th December 2016; the date is subject to change according to other demands on the Minister’s diary. We understand the purpose of the call is to discuss the draft Farriers (Registration) Bill. A summary of the call will be posted on the FRC website in due course.