While the majority of beef plants in Australia and New Zealand, perform
Halal slaughter on the total production at their plants, there are many
plants around the world that use the butchers from the local council of
The government of the UAE, declared in 2007,that they wish to collect a
fee on a world wide basis, from premises engaged in halal slaughter.
The government is now experiencing difficulties in collecting the fees
and will de-register any plant that does not pay ,from approval to
export to the UAE.
The General Secretariat of Municipalities of the UAE, made the announcement in Dubai.