Pre-notification what are the rules?

The time that the pre-notification is required by Port Health varies depending on the EU legislation that applies to the product.  Please see below for a list summarising the current rules.

Product 
Legislation  Information required  Time-scale
 High risk products non animal origin food and feed CR 669/2009 Article 6 CED  1 working day
 Aflatoxin controls non animal origin food  CR 669/2009 Article 6 CED  1 working day
 Guar gum from India food and feed (PCPs) CR 258/2010 Article 4 Estimated date and time of arrival
 Before arrival
 Soya/ soya products,milk/milk products, ammonium bicarbonate (China) food and feed CR 1135/2009 Article 3 Estimated date and time of arrival  Before arrival 
 Illegal unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing catch certificates CR 1005/2008 Article 16 Catch certificate  3 working days
 Food and feed consigned from Japan (radiation) CIR 961/2011 Article 4 Estimated date of arrival 
 2 working days 
 Plastic kitchenware China / Hong Kong CR 284/2011  Article 4  PDD  2 working days  
 Rice and rice products from China (GMOs) CID 2011/884  Article 3 Estimated date and time of arrival  Before arrival  
 Organic food and feed CR 1235/2008 and
Organic Products Regs 2009 Reg 6 
COI  1 working day
 Crude and refined sunflower oil from Ukraine food or feed CR 1151/2009 Article 3 Estimated date and time of arrival 
 1 working day
 Products of animal origin  CD 97/78/EC  CVED  Before arrival  

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