Equine Law


Dates on Application


£180.00 (tuition, lunch and beverages)

Full residential rate: £66.50 per night

Who are seminars designed for?

  • Professional advisers with equine business / horse owner clients.
  • Keen amateur riders and horse owners.
  • Anyone running / planning equine businesses such as livery or teaching.
  • Those organising Pony Club or Riding Club events.
  • Those planning farm diversification e.g. pay-as-you-go cross country or equine B&B.

What are the benefits?

Seminar delegates will gain:

  • An awareness of potential liabilities - negligence and occupiers’ liability.
  • An understanding of the Animals Act 1971.
  • And overview of health and safety risk assessment.
  • Some terms to be included in livery, loan and grazing contracts.
  • An awareness of planning procedures.
  • An understanding of rights and liabilities regarding bridleways.
  • An understanding of the status of the equine business for tax purposes.

Contact Us

Short Course Office
Harper Adams University
Newport, Shropshire, TF10 8NB
Telephone: +44 (0)1952 815 300
Fax: +44 (0)1952 812 125
Email: scco@harper-adams.ac.uk