To transport these products from the UK to the EU from 1 January 2021, you will need: An export health certificate, which you need to
You need to establish the basis on which you are currently selling to your customer. If you are selling on an ex-factory basis where the
Assuming the product is not in transit (i.e. they have been imported into GB and cleared customs) then the basic SPS arrangements (the need for
Products that have been imported from a third country into GB can be re-exported to the EU so long as they meet the requirements of
Currently if any container arrives at a site with missing seals, it would have to be rejected. If circa 1% goods will be opened / sampled, what measures are in place to assure companies that the product is not contaminated or at risk of spoilage due to the mishandling?
The BCPs have an obligation to ensure consignments are not cross contaminated with other goods at the BCP. Authorities would follow established rules laid down
If you are a UK approved establishment that does not export POAO to the EU, you don’t have to be listed. However, if you produce
In preparation for 1 January 2021, your UK approved food businesses will need to be listed with the EU: to export POAO to the EU
From 1 January 2021 Safety & Security (S&S) information will be required on exported goods to the EU. This will be either a combined customs
If goods fail inspection, will they be destroyed regardless of what the reason for the failure was? I.e. if a document is missing or there was an issue with some of the info submitted on the EHC?
If your consignment does not have the correct documentation or fails an inspection at a BCP in the EU, it could be required to be
If goods have arrived from GB at the first drop off in the EU, are they classed as being passed the entry point and in free circulation?
Once the checks, both documentary and physical, have been fully completed at the BCP and given the all clear, then the consignment can move freely
You will need to apply for a transit intra trade animal health certificate (ITAHC) or commercial documents in TRACES (Trade Control and Expert System). If you
If your exported goods need to be returned, they will need to reacquire UK free circulation status.You must follow the HMRC returned goods relief requirements.
The following will be either useful or essential: Weighbridge ticket for the vehicle concerned Dispatch note CMR document (rhaonline.co.uk/operator-compliance-stationery/for-003—cmr-notes—sheets_loose-sheets.html) Commercial invoice (iblogspot.co.uk/what-is-a-commercial-invoice-ci/) This will need
Documents issued by the UK will only be valid in the UK and not in EU countries. Read the Department for Transport guidance for more information.
Check whether you need a transit EHC by contacting the competent authority in the transit country. Competent authority means the equivalent of Defra in that
The European Commission will vote on whether to list the UK as a ‘third country’ (non-EU-country) and allow exports of: live animals, germplasm, Products of