New charges will apply for Ship Sanitation Exemption Certificates from the 1st April 2013. Please c..
The European Commission has requested that ALL Common Entry Documents (CED's) are submitted via TRAC..
In accordance with Article 14 of Council Regulation (EC) No. 1005/2008 all imports of fishery produc..
New charges apply to consignments arriving on or after the 1st January 2013. Please click here (/Li..
The Composite Products Legislation has now been amended and published on 5th June 2012 and has come ..
Imports and EU Trade Team Request for Information Please click here (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID..
Amendment to Regulation (EC) 669/2009. Please click here (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=106809) for de..
Storage Charge for Consignments Subject to Official Controls. Please click here (/LiteratureRetrieve..
We have had a full IT systems failure since 3pm Wednesday 10th May. We now have limited access to th..
Our IT Systems are now fully restored and we are able to accept Faxes and E-mails as usual...
New charges are in effect from 1st April 2012. Please click here (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=104927..
The FSA has issued new guidance fro the importation of fish oil. Please click here (/LiteratureRetri..
A new Composite Products legislation has been created and is in force since 1st March 2012. Please ..
Emergency measures regarding unauthorised genetically modified (GM) rice in rice products from China..
Due to a higher than expected level of interest, the Port Health Awareness day has been changed ..
New charges will apply for consignments landing on or after the 1/1/2012. Please click here (/Liter..
The Mersey Port Health office is now re-open, we apologise for any inconvience caused...
Please be advised that our office is closed until further notice due to a gas leak. We are unable t..
New import charges for plastics from china. Please click here (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=97102..
Import charges for Plastics from China. Please click here (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=42470) for de..
Imports of Plastics (China). Please click here (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=42037) for more info..
Defra has issued a customer information note API/2011/49 on lists of third country animal by-product..
As from May 1st 2011 IUU charges have been increased. Please click here (http://www.mersey-pha.gov..
The Commission has now published ‘Q&A’ guidance concerning Regulation 297/2011. ..
Pesticide residue monitoring of fresh produce mainly EC Regulation 669/2009 products. Click..
As from the 1st April 2011 charges for potable water and legionella will increase. Please click ..
Please be aware from the 1-Apr 2011 the cost for ship sanitation inspections will increase. The aut..
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Mersey Port Health Authority is responsible for protecting public and animal health against threats of disease being introduced from countries outside of the European Union.
The Authority applies a range of International, European and UK Legislation to ships, aircraft and their respective cargoes, crews and passengers. In particular we deal with imported food and products of animal origin.
Mersey Port Health Authority is responsible for:
The Authority is responsible for 53 miles of coastline including the River Mersey, a role we have undertaken since 1875.