THE MAIN FUNCTIONS, OBJECTIVES AND TASKS OF THE STATE INSTITUTION “THE DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY OF THE WEST KAZAKHSTAN REGION”
The mission of the State Institution “The Department of Veterinary of the West Kazakhstan region”:


promotion of the state veterinary policy development and improvement. 
Objectives:

  • animal protection against diseases;
  • community health protection against diseases common to animals and humans;
  • ensuring veterinary and sanitary safety;
  • the region's territory protection against infectious and exotic animal diseases   transmitting and spread from other countries;
  • veterinary drugs, feed and feed additives safety and quality control;
  • development and use of means and methods of animal diseases diagnosis and control, veterinary and sanitary safety ensuring;
  • environmental pollution prevention and elimination when carrying out veterinary-related activities by individuals and legal entities.

Functions: 
1) introduction of proposals to regional budget draft when developing it and exercising its implementation to the extent it relates to tasks assigned to the State Institution “The Department of Veterinary of the West Kazakhstan region”;
2) organization of community health protection against diseases common to animals and humans jointly with the authorized state body for public health protection and implementation of mutual information exchange;
3) the state veterinary policy implementation;
4) development of draft decisions on introducing a quarantine or restrictive measures on a submission of the chief state veterinary and sanitary inspector of the relevant territory in the event of occurrence of contagious animal diseases in two or more areas located on the territory of the region;
5) development of draft decisions on removal of restrictive measures or a quarantine on a submission of the chief state veterinary and sanitary inspector of the relevant territory after carrying out a package of veterinary actions on elimination of hotbeds of contagious animal diseases having occurred in two or more areas located on the territory of the region; 
6) licensing of veterinary-sanitary examination of products and raw materials of animal origin in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On Permits and Notifications”;
7) approval of veterinary actions plan for ensuring veterinary and sanitary safety on the territory of the relevant administrative-territorial unit in coordination with the authorized body;
8) management of veterinary actions aimed at ensuring veterinary and sanitary safety on the territory of the relevant administrative-territorial unit;
9) organization of storage, transportation (delivery) of veterinary drugs for prevention of extremely dangerous animal diseases, with the exception of the republican veterinary drugs stock, to local executive bodies of regions (cities of oblast subordinance);
10) determination of needs for items (means) and attributes for farm animals identification and transfer of information to a processing center;
11) management of maintenance of a database on farm animals identification;
12) assignment of account numbers to production facilities realizing animal breeding, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as to enterprises exercising production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed and feed additives;
13) organization and implementation of state veterinary and sanitary control and supervision over compliance with the veterinary legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the part of physical and legal persons within the relevant administrative-territorial unit;
14) carrying out examination of epizootic nidi in case of their occurrence;
15) organization and implementation of state veterinary and sanitary control and supervision over fulfillment of requirements established by technical regulations in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the territory of the region;
16) issuance of epizootological examination certificate;                      
17) implementation of state veterinary and sanitary control and supervision with respect to compliance with the veterinary legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan:
at internal trade facilities; 
at production facilities realizing animal breeding, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as at enterprises exercising storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed and feed additives (except for organizations engaged to import and export); 
by persons engaged in entrepreneurial activities in the field of veterinary with the exception of veterinary drugs production;
during transportation (transfer), loading and unloading of transferred (transported) objects within the relevant administrative-territorial unit, except for their export (import) and transit; 
on all types of vehicles, for all types of packaging, packaging materials which may be factors of animal diseases agents transmission, with the exception of export (import) and transit; 
on cattle-driving roads, routes, territories of animals pastures and watering places on which the routes of transportation (transfer) run; 
on territories, in production facilities and over activities of individuals and legal entities engaged in breeding, storage, processing, sale or use of transferred (transported) objects with the exception of export (import) and transit ;        
18) implementation of state veterinary and sanitary control and supervision over compliance with zoohygienic and veterinary (veterinary and sanitary) requirements for the placement, construction, reconstruction and commissioning of animal burial sites (biothermal buried facilities), objects of state veterinary and sanitary control and supervision related to stock keeping, breeding, use, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale as well as during transportation (transfer) of transferred (transported) objects;
19) drawing up an act of state veterinary and sanitary control and supervision in respect of individuals and legal entities;
20) compilation, analysis of veterinary accounting and reporting and its submission to the authorized body;
21) implementation of state procurement of veterinary drugs for prevention and diagnosis of animal enzootic diseases, services for their prevention and diagnosis, management of their storage and transportation (delivery) to local executive bodies of districts (cities of regional subordinance);
22) ensuring implementation of veterinary measures for prevention, biological material sampling and its delivery for diagnosis of extremely dangerous animal diseases according to the list approved by the authorized body, as well as of animal enzootic and other diseases;
23) organization and conduct of educational work among the population on veterinary issues;
24) organization of carrying out activities for farm animals identification;
25) participation in state commissions for putting into operation of production facilities realizing animal breeding, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as at enterprises exercising production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed and feed additives;
26) preparation of draft resolutions on approval of the list of animal enzootic diseases, prevention and diagnosis of which are carried out at the expense of budgetary funds;
27) implementation in the interests of local state administration of other powers entrusted to local executive bodies by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.          
LINK TO OFFICIAL INTERNET RESOURCE 
http://vetupravlenie-bko.gov.kz/