Approved Establishments

Approved Establishments

EU countries: List of approved ABP establishments

Non-EU countries: List of ABP establishment

EU countries' competent authorities approve and register establishments that handle animal by-products and derived products. They also draw up and make public up-to-date lists of these establishments.

Every national website should show the regrouping of ABP activities that require approval.

Regulation EC 1069/2009: health rules for animal by-products and derived products (repealing Regulation EC 1774/2002) - applied from 4 March 2011

Rules for non-EU countries

Non-EU countries can send their lists of approved or registered establishments in the format shown in the Technical specification to: and

Technical specifications - Started to apply from 4 March 2011 for EU and non-EU countries

Regulation EU 142/2011: new requirements for the listing of establishments in non-EU countries authorised to export to the EU

National websites of the EU Member States with contact details of the competent authority