What are the rules for imports of live animals and germinal product? From January 2021, live animals and germinal products imported from the EU will
ABPs would need to come from an NI registered or approved ABP premises and the consignment must be physically dispatched from those premises. Consignments and
This is part of the products covered in the Northern Ireland Protocol which allows NI to be treated as still being part of the EU.
At the moment it is illegal under EU law for MBM to be exported from the EU to 3rd countries for incineration. The EU is considering
Yes, you’ll need to give the EU exporter or official veterinarian the unique notification number (UNN) produced by IPAFFS when you pre-notify APHA about the import. The exporter must
How can I find a suitably qualified professional to certify my products of animal origin for export to the EU?
The UK government maintains a list of those certified to provide that service here.
If animals raised in and transported from ROI to NI for slaughter then the animal by-products arising are deemed to be of NI origin and
UK Government has issued guidance to businesses on importing animals and products of animal origin from the EU and third countries
What types of ABP (animal by products) need to be notified using IPAFFS and when do I have to pre-notify the movement on IPAFFS?
There are staged requirements for pre-notification using IPAFFS depending on the category and type of the ABP. The answer is on p73 of the Border
From new Border Operating Model page55 of the PDF EU POAO and ABP will be required to be accompanied by an Export Health Certificate (EHC) or other
No, from January 2021 documentary checks for live animals will be carried out remotely. APHA will carry out identity and physical checks on EU imports of
Will I be able to export my meat or meat based products to countries that the UK has a Free Trade Agreement with?
Please note that although the UK is negotiating FTAs with a number of countries, there is no guarantee that such details will include meat, dairy