Welcome to The Cattle Information Service (CIS)

Information Service (CIS)The CIS is farmer-owned and farmer-controlled. Involving all the leading cattle organisations, our objective is to improve standards of service, accuracy and value throughout all dairy herd management information practices.

All analysis is performed at the CIS laboratory at Telford

CIS Laboratory

The Telford laboratory is an ISO/IEC 17025:2017 UKAS accredited testing laboratory - Accreditation No. 7851 for the following methods:

  • CISMK001 Delvotest SP-NT test for the detection of antibiotics and sulpha residues in milk
  • CISMK003 Analysis of Bovine Milk using Combifoss FT+ (Fat, Protein, Lactose, Urea, Somatic Cell Count)
  • CISAH001 Detection of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis Milk ELISA in Milk Samples
  • CISAH004 Detection of Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus antibodies Milk ELISA
  • CISAH005 Detection of Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus antigens Ear Notch and Blood ELISA
  • CISAH006 Detection of Pregnancy Associated Glycoproteins (PAGs) Milk ELISA

The following unaccredited methods are also performed by the CIS Laboratory

  • CISAH002 Detection of Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis Bulk milk ELISA
  • CISAH003 Detection of Infectious Bovine Rhinotraceitis Individual milk ELISA
  • CISAH007 Detection of Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Antigens Individual Milk ELISA
  • CISAH008 Detection of Leptospirosis Milk ELISA
  • CISAH009 Detection of Neospora Milk ELISA

If you wish further details of the methods listed above, please contact your local CIS Regional or Area Manager - click here.

The Cattle Information Service (CIS) provides reports as part of its service to milk recording customers. These reports are intended to aid in the management of CIS dairy herds and are provided for information purposes only. Opinions and interpretations expressed herein are outside the scope of UKAS accreditation.

Find us at

CIS Laboratory
Speir House
Stafford Park 1
Telford
Shropshire
TF3 3BD

Click here for directions to CIS Laboratory
Click here to view the UKAS schedule of accreditation
Click here to view full UKAS accreditation details

If you like further information on how we can help your farm business call a member of the CIS team call 01923 695319 or email info@thecis.co.uk