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Charging arrangements for Organic Certificates

Charging for checks on Organic Certificate of Inspection   Charging via accounts system rather than invoice Port Health make a…

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Glazed Fishery Products

Do you import glazed fishery products?   If so, please see the advice issued by the European Commission regarding the…

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Fishery products import process & ALVS

Fishery products import process & ALVS   From the 13 January 2015 the Customs clearance of all imports of fishery…

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Health Certification Feed Controls Aflatoxin

Aflatoxin controls feed – enforcement health certificate requirements from 1 November 2014   Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 884/2014 sets out…

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Advice on Document Requirements

2014 Advice on documentation requirements   As part of our drive to improve efficiency we are now scanning all hard…

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Ban on imports fish caught by Belize, Cambodia and Guinea fishing vessels

Ban on imports fish caught by Belize, Cambodia and Guinea fishing vessels   Due to deficiencies in the control and…

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Paan Leaves Banned due to Salmonella

Temporary ban on betel leaves (Piper betle, commonly known as Paan leaf or Betel quid) from Bangladesh   There is an…

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Retesting Failed Laboratory Samples

Retesting Failed Laboratory Samples   The law enforced by Port Health sometimes requires a sample to be taken and sent…

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China GMO Rice/Rice Products

Controls on rice and rice products from China   The Specified Products from China (Restriction on First Placing on the Market)…

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Common Entry Documents to be entered on TRACES

Common Entry Documents to be entered on TRACES   Changes to the European Commission’s computer system TRACES (Trade Control and Expert…

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Labelling

Labelling   Identification marks on PoAO Most products of animal origin must have an identification mark on the packaging. The…

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Re-enforced checks of products of animal origin

Re-enforced checks of products of animal origin   Re-enforced checks Where problems, in particular physical or laboratory test failures, are…

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