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User Application for Botswana Animal Identification and Traceability System (BAITS)

  • The BAITS system provides a platform for farmers to provide information on their livestock.
  • This platform is offered online (via internet access). BAITS is used for animal registration, transfer of ownership, arrival of livestock, veterinary drug treatments and removal of dead/fallen stock.
  • This also allows the farmer to report in the system animals they have lost. Animals mabe lost due to natural causes or slaughter.
Who is eligible?

Citizens and non-citizens.

How do I get this service?
  • Fill and Submit user access application form at any local Department of Veterinary Services office.
  • A username and password specific for the individual will be issued at time of application.
What supporting documents are required?
  • Valid ID card.
  • An affidavit (if custodian).
How long will this service take?

Thirty (30) minutes.

How much does it cost?

No cost. 

Where can I obtain this service?

Visit the nearest veterinary offices across the country to obtain this service 

Opening hours: 07:30 to 12:45 and 13:45 to 16:30, Monday to Friday, except public holidays. 

Where can I get more information on this Service

Contact the nearest Veterinary Offices

BAITS Café/agent


Call Centre:17755
Email. moa17755 [at]

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