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Rendering Operations


Rendering operations meaning the processing of inedible whole or portions of animal or poultry carcasses including the collection of such raw material.


No person shall engage in rendering operations unless such person shall hold a valid license to do so. Applications for such a license can be obtained from the State Veterinarian's office.


Rendering Operation/Plant: $50.00 (one time fee) Collector: $50.00 (one time fee)


Dr. R. Douglas Meckes, State Veterinarian
office: (919) 733-7601


NCDA&CS Veterinary Division, Dr. R. Douglas Meckes - State Veterinarian
Mailing Address:1030 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1030
Physical Address: 2 W. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone:919-707-3250; FAX: (919) 733-2277