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Trade

Imports

Please follow the below links for advice on importing plants and plant products from either the EU or the rest of the world (non-EU countries).

Imports

Exports

Please follow the below links for advice on exporting plants and plant products to either the EU or the rest of the world (non-EU countries).

Exports

Trade with Northern Ireland

Since the end of the transition period, EU Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) rules continue to apply in NI under the Northern Ireland Protocol, upholding the longstanding status of the island of Ireland as a single epidemiological unit.  

Trade with Northern Ireland

Helpful Content

Please find below links to information that applies to all areas of Trade (both imports and exports).

Helpful Content

Plant Passports

If you deal with plants professionally you need to be registered with the UK plant health service.

Plant Passports

Plant Varieties and Seeds

All regulated plants and plant products, including seeds, which are imported to and exported from GB must meet the EU’s third country import and export requirements. 

Plant Varieties and Seeds