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EU Exit Guidance

Importing and exporting plants and plant products

 

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Guidance on how to import and export plants and plant products between the UK and the EU since 1 January 2021.

Now the UK has left the EU there are new plant health requirements in place to export and import plants and plant products between the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU). Take a look at an overview of the Plant Health legislation changes that have been made to amend retained EU law.

For up to date information on how to import and export plants and plant products since 1 January 2021, please visit our guidance collection on gov.uk.

Further, more in depth, guidance on the requirements for importing and exporting plants and plant products can be found in the sections listed below.

For any queries, please visit gov.uk, speak to your local Plant Health and Seeds inspector, or contact the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) at: planthealth.info@apha.gov.uk

 helpline info 55284469 9

Additional guidance

Imports

Exports

Northern Ireland

Plant Passporting

IT Systems

Plant Varieties and Seeds

Forestry

General information