Spring trap approval orders Variations

Here is a list of the most recent spring trap approval order variations

2016: 

The full Spring trap approval Variation (England) 2016  Legislation Here 
Traps: 
KORO Large Rodent Double Coil Spring Snap Trap 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels and rats.

The trap must be so positioned that animals can only enter it from the front, and set within an artificial blind tunnel which is suitable for the purpose. (The front is the side from which the letters KORO can be read face-on and the correct way up.)

KORO Rodent Snap Trap
The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing rats and weasels.

The trap must be so positioned that animals can only enter it from the front, and set within an artificial blind tunnel which is suitable for the purpose. (The front is the side from which the letters KORO can be read face-on and the correct way up.);


Procull Trap
The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels.

2015:

The full Spring trap approval Variation (England) 2015 -  Legislation here

Duke 116

'The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels. The trap must be set in an artificial tunnel which is suitable for the purpose.”; 

Goodnature A24 Rat and Stoat Trap 

The Goodnature trap may be used only for the purpose of killing stoats and rats. The trap must be so placed that it can only be entered by way of an artificial tunnel which is suitable for the purpose.”; 

Kania Trap 2000 

The Kania trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, stoats, weasels, edible dormice (glis glis)(a), rats, mice and (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981) other small ground vermin. The trap must be set within the housing provided by the manufacture.

 

The full Spring trap approval Variation (England) 2012 Legislation Here.

Aldrich Spring Activated Animal Snare

The trap may be used only for the purpose of taking large, non-indigenous, mammalian carnivores

BMI Magnum 55 

 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

BMI Magnum 110 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

BMI Magnum 116 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, rabbits, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

DOC 150

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, rats, stoats and weasels.

The trap must be set in an artificial tunnel constructed to the design specified by the Department of Conservation.

DOC 200 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, rats, stoats and weasels.

The trap must be set in an artificial tunnel constructed to the design specified by the Department of Conservation.

DOC 250 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, rabbits, rats, stoats and weasels.

The trap must be set in an artificial tunnel constructed to the design specified by the Department of Conservation.

Fenn Rabbit Trap Mark I

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing rabbits.

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Fenn Vermin Trap Mark I, Fenn Vermin Trap Mark II, Fenn Vermin Trap Mark III and Fenn Vermin Trap Mark IV (Heavy Duty) Patent Specification No.763,891 and as illustrated in figures 1 to 3 of that Specification.

The traps may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The traps must be set in natural or artificial tunnels which are, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Fenn Vermin Trap Mark VI (Dual Purpose)

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, rabbits, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Fuller Trap 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels.

The trap must be set within the housing provided by the manufacturer.

Imbra Trap Mark I and Imbra Trap Mark II

traps may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, rabbits, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The traps must be set in natural or artificial tunnels which are, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Juby Trap 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, rabbits, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Kania Trap 2000

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set within the housing provided by the manufacturer.

Kania Trap 2500 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, rabbits, stoats, weasels, edible dormice (glis glis)(9), rats and mice.

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Lloyd Trap

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Nooski 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing rats.

The trap must be set within the housing and artificial tunnel provided by the manufacturer.

Nooski mouse trap 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing mice.

The trap must be set within the housing and artificial tunnel provided by the manufacturer.

Sawyer Trap 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Skinns Superior Squirrel Trap 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels.

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Solway Spring Trap Mk4

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, stoats, weasels, edible dormice, rats and mice.

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Solway Spring Trap Mk6

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, rabbits, stoats, weasels, edible dormice, rats and mice.

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Springer No.4 Multi-purpose (Heavy Duty) 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

Springer No.6 Multi-purpose

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, rabbits, stoats, weasels, rats, mice and other small ground vermin (except for those species listed in Schedules 5 and 6 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981).

The trap must be set in a natural or artificial tunnel which is, in either case, suitable for the purpose.

VS squirrel trap

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels.

The trap must be set within the artificial tunnel provided by the manufacturer.

WCS Collarum Stainless UK Fox Model

The trap may be used only for the purpose of taking foxes.

WCS Tube Trap International 

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing grey squirrels, mink, stoats, weasels and rats.

The trap must be set within the artificial tunnel provided by the manufacturer for use in the UK.

WiseTrap 110, WiseTrap 160, WiseTrap 250

The trap may be used only for the purpose of killing rats.

The trap must be set within a sewer, drainpipe, or similar structure.