Please note that DEFRA are now offering a facility for Importers to be notified of any updates to legislation. This can be utilised to enable you to receive information relating to specific commodities.
If you would like to receive updates direct from DEFRA please complete the DEFRA Updates Form and send to the relevant address on the form.
New dates have been added in respect of the training for Imported Food and International Health.
Please visit the Training page for more information.
Changes to Water Sample Charges
With Immediate effect, the cost of Water Samples have been amended.
The revised charges are £27.05 (plus vat) for Potable Water and £48.48 (plus vat) for Legionella.
The cost of the officer time remains the same.
Increase in Ship Sanitation Certificate Charges
With effect from 1st February 2017, the charges for Ship Sanitation Certificates will be increased. Please see below:
GRT of Vessel
Up to 1,000
1,001 – 3,000
3,001 – 10,000
10,001 – 20,000
20,001 – 30,000
With the exception of:
Vessels with the capacity to carry more than 1000 persons £600
If you have any queries, please contact a member of the team.