APHIS Online

What is APHIS Online?
APHIS Online (Animal and Public Health Information System) is DARD’s online service which allows farmers to access their herd and flock details at the touch of a button at any time, day or night. Using APHIS Online you can:
  • Register cattle births, deaths and stillborns.
  • Produce movement notification of cattle moving off your herd to market, abattoir or farm.
  • Confirm cattle movements into your herd.
  • View and download your herd list including information about your animals DARD statuses, TB & Br test results and export eligibility.
  • View movement and progeny history of every animal in your herd
  • View post and ante mortem details of slaughtered animals.
  • Produce a report to count and classify your animals in accordance with the Nitrate Action Programme.
Why should you use APHIS Online?
Secure - Access to your data is protected by Government Gateway security.
Quick - All you registrations are completed with immediate effect.
Less errors - Your data is checked for errors before registration.
Free - There is no charge to use APHIS Online.
Do you need training APHIS Online?
If you are interested in APHIS Online training sign up for a course at a venue near you. Courses run throughout Northern Ireland from September to April.
How do I get access to APHIS Online?
To use APHIS Online you must log in to DARD Online Services by clicking on the link below. If you have not yet registered for DARD Online Services, please click on the link below and follow the on-screen instructions.
If you have any questions, please contact the DARD Online Services Helpdesk on 028 9442 6699 or email info@ruralni.gov.uk