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Are They Genuine Laid In Britain Eggs?

How do I know if the eggs I buy are from genuine, certified "Laid In Britain" members?

Answer:-There are unique producer identification numbers on each egg. Only those carrying one of the following numbers is from a genuine, currently approved member, satisfying all aspects of the "Laid In Britain" Food Safety and Welfare standards.

Genuine "Laid in Britain" I.D.Number

Organic       Free Range       Colony
0 UK 15813       1 UK 10065       3 UK 10038
0 UK 15971 1 UK 11550       3 UK 10160
0 UK 17582 1 UK 11776       3 UK 11193
0 UK 19378 1 UK 12355       3 UK 11550
0 UK 20621 1 UK 12888       3 UK 11776
      1 UK 14238       3 UK 11992
      1 UK 15961       3 UK 12220
      1 UK 17357       3 UK 12422
      1 UK 17701       3 UK 12843
      1 UK 20837       3 UK 12888
      1 UK 20997       3 UK 17011
      1 UK 21318            
      1 UK 21433            
      1 UK 21598            
      1 UK 21716            
      1 UK 22801            
      1 UK 22849            
      1 UK 22998            
                       

N.B. If anyone buys,or becomes aware, of any other numbers on eggs being sold as "Laid In Britain", they will not be genuine. Please send a report; giving date, location and numbers on the eggs to "Laid In Britain", immediately, and action will be taken through the local Trading Standards Agency and the Egg Inspectorate of Defra, which will probably lead to prosecution.

Any queries regarding any egg number other than those shown on the above list should be referred to the Trading Standards Officers or the Egg Inspectorate of the Animal Health Division of Defra.

If, however, you see any eggs/egg boxes showing the "Laid In Britain" name and/or logo, whose number is different from those listed above, then please contact this office, so that we may investigate.