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June 9, 2020/ Regulation (EU) 2020/762 amending Regulation (EU) No 142/2011 as regards microbiological standards for raw pet food, requirements concerning approved establishments, technical parameters applicable to the alternative method Brookes’ gasification process and hydrolysis of rendered fats, and exports of processed manure, certain blood, blood products and intermediate products. (more info)

       Amending Regulation

May 28, 2020/ Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/714 of 28 May 2020 amending Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/466 as regards the use of electronic documentation for the performance of official controls and other official activities and the period of application of temporary measures published on 28 May 2020. (more info)

       Amending Regulation

May 11/UPDATE: Extended Immediately through July 18, 2020: USDA APHIS Allows Copies of Veterinary Health Certificate in ACE-DIS for Shipment Clearance due to COVID-19 Pandemic  

April 10/ Message from USDA APHIS -- EU -HPAI ban on the Entire United States: Effects Certificates for Most Poultry Derivatives that are not highly processed: 3E, 3F, 4C, 8, and RCG 

NVSL confirmed on April 8, 2020 HPAI in a commercial turkey meat premises in South Carolina. APHIS attempted to convince the EU to zone and ban only a portion of South Carolina (or at least only South Carolina), but the EU has insisted that their regulation requires USDA to (at least temporarily) immediately stop endorsement of the certificates for fresh/frozen meat to and transiting the EU from the entire United States.     (See all info by clicking link above)

April 8/ USDA APHIS Allows Copies of Veterinary Health Certificate in ACE-DIS due to COVID-19

Effective Immediately through May 16, 2020: USDA APHIS Allows Copies of Veterinary Health Certificate in ACE-DIS for Shipment Clearance due to COVID-19 Pandemic

March 20 / TRACES.NT Registration Process - Business Readiness

March 10/TRACES NT users – completion of box I.28 to avoid delays to consignments 
Slide deck with details.

March 3/ Transition to TRACES New Technology for Live Animals 01:00 GMT 5 March 2020

Feb. 20/  URGENT - Importers of live animals, POAO or HRFNAO from outside the EU must prepare for system changes next week

Business Readiness- Registration Journey

Feb. 13/ Importers of HRFNAO from outside the EU must use TRACES NT now.              Please use this link to read this important information from DEFRA



TWO NEW REGULATIONS FROM DEFRA:  Smarter Rules for Safer Food

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DEFRA Import and Export Newsletter - 

ISIA, as an important "Stakeholder" for serum import and export, is now receiving newsletters from DEFRA regarding BREXIT.  As each issue arrives we will post it here on the ISIA website and LinkedIn.   

UK will leave the European Union on 31st January 2020/ Important Updates for our IndustryJanuary 28th, 2020

Issue #1 -  8 August, 2019    
Issue #2 -  9 September, 2019
     Process Map Exporting Meat of Animal Origin
Issue #3 -  24 September, 2019
Issue #4 - 8 October, 2019
Issue #5 - 15 Ocotober, 2019
Changes in trade of animals and animal products from December 14, 2019 - action required
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UK secures 'listed status' to protect £5bn export market
USDA Risk Assessment - Phase 2 is under way!
Country of Origin vs Source-  We are finally in a position to determine the actual geographic SOURCE of the material as distinct from Country of Origin - ie: the country where the last substantial and irreversible transformation took place.  Your regulatory team is investigating this with a view to devise some satisfactory definitions as industry benchmarks.

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