Export certificates for veterinary products (VMGN 19)

Veterinary medicines guidance note aimed at exporters of veterinary medicinal products (VMPs).

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Export Certificates

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The Veterinary Medicines Regulations implements requirements relating to the exportation of VMPs and the provision of export certificates, which are set out in a European Directive.

An export certificate shows that the exported product is covered by a marketing authorisation or manufacturing authorisation in the UK for that type of product.

Different types of certificates are available depending on the requirement of the exporter.

Published 31 July 2013