Sanctions

Please find a summary of the Horse Health Requirement Sanction System below (applicable as of 4 July 2022):
The violations and sanctions that apply are found in Annex VI of the FEI Veterinary Regulations

Offence Level Reason Sanction No.
(FEI VRs Annex VI)
Sanction Details
1

Failing to have done any of the below per FEI Event:

  • Taken and entered the temperature recordings in the FEI HorseApp for the three days prior to arrival at the FEI Event and presenting this at the Examination on Arrival
  • Presented a completed a FEI Self-Certification Form on the FEI HorseApp at the Examination on Arrival
  • Taken the Horse' temperature twice daily and recorded them in the FEI HorseApp whilst present on the Event Venue (either for 3 or more consecutive recordings or 4 or more in total).
40 Warning
2

Failing to have done any of the below per FEI Event:

  • Taken and entered the temperature recordings in the FEI HorseApp for the three days prior to arrival at the FEI Event and presenting this at the Examination on Arrival
  • Presented a completed a FEI Self-Certification Form on the FEI HorseApp at the Examination on Arrival
  • Taken the Horse' temperature twice daily and recorded them in the FEI HorseApp whilst present on the Event Venue (either for 3 or more consecutive recordings or 4 or more in total).
41 Warning
3

Failing to have done any of the below per FEI Event:

  • Taken and entered the temperature recordings in the FEI HorseApp for the three days prior to arrival at the FEI Event and presenting this at the Examination on Arrival
  • Presented a completed a FEI Self-Certification Form on the FEI HorseApp at the Examination on Arrival
  • Taken the Horse' temperature twice daily and recorded them in the FEI HorseApp whilst present on the Event Venue (either for 3 or more consecutive recordings or 4 or more in total).
42 A fine of CHF 200
4

Failing to have done any of the below per FEI Event:

  • Taken and entered the temperature recordings in the FEI HorseApp for the three days prior to arrival at the FEI Event and presenting this at the Examination on Arrival
  • Presented a completed a FEI Self-Certification Form on the FEI HorseApp at the Examination on Arrival
  • Taken the Horse' temperature twice daily and recorded them in the FEI HorseApp whilst present on the Event Venue (either for 3 or more consecutive recordings or 4 or more in total).
43 A fine of CHF 200
5

Failing to have done any of the below per FEI Event:

  • Taken and entered the temperature recordings in the FEI HorseApp for the three days prior to arrival at the FEI Event and presenting this at the Examination on Arrival
  • Presented a completed a FEI Self-Certification Form on the FEI HorseApp at the Examination on Arrival
  • Taken the Horse' temperature twice daily and recorded them in the FEI HorseApp whilst present on the Event Venue (either for 3 or more consecutive recordings or 4 or more in total).
44

A fine of CHF 300

  • The Horse may be allowed to compete but will be blocked in the FEI Database for 10 days following the Event at which this sanction is obtained
6

Failing to have done any of the below per FEI Event:

  • Taken and entered the temperature recordings in the FEI HorseApp for the three days prior to arrival at the FEI Event and presenting this at the Examination on Arrival
  • Presented a completed a FEI Self-Certification Form on the FEI HorseApp at the Examination on Arrival
  • Taken the Horse' temperature twice daily and recorded them in the FEI HorseApp whilst present on the Event Venue (either for 3 or more consecutive recordings or 4 or more in total).
45

A fine of CHF 300

  • The Horse may be allowed to compete but will be blocked in the FEI Database for 10 days following the Event at which this sanction is obtained
7+

Failing to have done any of the below per FEI Event:

  • Taken and entered the temperature recordings in the FEI HorseApp for the three days prior to arrival at the FEI Event and presenting this at the Examination on Arrival
  • Presented a completed a FEI Self-Certification Form on the FEI HorseApp at the Examination on Arrival
  • Taken the Horse' temperature twice daily and recorded them in the FEI HorseApp whilst present on the Event Venue (either for 3 or more consecutive recordings or 4 or more in total).
46

A fine of CHF 400

  • The Horse may be allowed to compete but will be blocked in the FEI Database for 1 month following the Event at which this sanction is obtained
  • The Athlete must be reported to the FEI HQ for further disciplinary action

Additional Information

  • The sanctions apply per Horse and will be issued by FEI Headquarters following an automated process. The fine (where applicable) will be issued to the PR of the given Horse.
  • Sanctions are not appealable.
  • Fines are issued by the FEI to the National Federation of the PR, payment of the fine must be made to your National Federation.
  • Fines cannot be paid by the PR directly to the FEI.