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The EU Seal Regime:

The European Union (EU) allows the placing of seal products on the market where those products come from hunts conducted by Inuit or other indigenous communities, provided that certain conditions set out in EU law are fulfilled.

For more information on the EU seal regime, read the brochure published by the European Commission in the following languages:

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Recognised bodies:

The following government bodies are recognised bodies that can certify compliance with the EU conditions and issue an attesting document.



Northwest Territories of Canada

A seal product carrying this QR Code label and accompanied by its attesting document can be placed on the EU market:

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EU legislation:

For more information on the EU legislation, click on the links to the relevant regulations: