Export the meat of wild rabbits and hares to the European Union: certificate 8246

In the event the UK leaves the EU without a deal, use these forms and guidance notes to export the meat of wild leporidae like rabbits and hares to the member states of the European Union.

Section A: Forms

To begin your application, download, fill out and email:

Section B: Guidance

The following document contains guidance on pre export procedures for exporters and Official Vets.

What you need to do

You need to fill out the Export Application Form (ET169) and the Certificate in Section A to export.

Email the documents in Section A to: product.exports@apha.gov.uk.

Send one email for each application.

The guidance notes in Section B have information for exporters and Official Veterinarians (OV) Environmental Health Officers (EHO) and Certification Support Officers (CSO).

Export certificates are sometimes updated. The most up to date version will be found on this page.

If you do not use the latest version, your application will not be accepted.

If the UK leaves the EU without a deal

In the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal, anyone exporting live animals, animal products, composite products, live fish or shellfish to the EU after 23:00 on 12 April 2019 will need to apply for an Export Health Certificate (EHC) in advance of the export.

Further details:

Published 20 February 2019