Consultation outcome

Discussion: reviewing import controls on live animals and products of animal origin

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

The responses in this discussion were used in the post-implementation review of the Trade in Animals and Related Products Regulations 2011.

Original consultation

Summary

We are seeking your views on the effectiveness of import controls on live animals and products of animal origin in England.

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Consultation description

The objective of our border controls is to ensure that the live animals and products entering England are safe.

We are reviewing the regulations in England and would welcome your thoughts on:

  • the extent the regulations achieve the objective
  • whether those objectives remain appropriate
  • could the objectives be achieved by less regulation

The review we are undertaking is required under Article 43 of the Trade in Animals and Animal Products Regulations 2011 SI 1197 (TARP).

Published 8 October 2015
Last updated 26 July 2018 + show all updates
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