New sanitary and phytosanitary controls between EU and UK
Publicatiedatum:20 november 2020
Bron:Department for International Trade United Kingdom
New sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) controls will apply to goods imported to GB from the EU from 1 January 2021. These controls will be introduced in stages up to 1 July 2021, with different controls introduced at each stage for different commodities. Some processes and procedures will be introduced in stages up to 1 July 2021 for the import of live animals, animal products, fish and shellfish and their products, plants and plant products and high-risk food and feed not of animal origin.
Controls will be introduced in stages, and include the requirements for:
- Import pre-notifications (GB importer action)
- Health certification (such as an Export Health Certificate or Phytosanitary Certificate)
- Documentary, identity and physical checks at the border or inland
- Entry via a point of entry with an appropriate Border Control Post (BCP) with relevant checking facilities from 1 July 2021
Read all about it in these slides.