exporting plant material

From 1st January 2021 new controls will be placed on the movement of goods between the EU and UK, and the process for UK businesses exporting products to the EU will be the same as the current process for sending them to third countries. 

The changes below will apply from 1st January 2021: 

  • All plants for planting and machinery associated with agriculture and forestry exported from England, Scotland or Wales to the EU, will be subject to EU import controls
  • Some plants will be prohibited from entering the EU

Please click here to learn more about the changes