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Λογότυπος της Ευρωπαϊκής Επιτροπής
Food Safety

Aquaculture products

Movements within the Union and entry into the Union.

Rules concerning the production, processing and distribution within the Union of products of animal origin from aquatic animals (other than live aquatic animals), are set out in Chapter 3, Title II of Regulation (EU) 2016/429. These rules are supplemented by additional rules, which are set out in Articles 22 to 28 of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2020/990. The model certificates, which apply to such commodities, are set out in Chapters 6 and 7 of Annex I to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/2236, as relevant.

Rules concerning entry into the Union of products of animal origin (other than live aquatic animals), are set out in Part V of Regulation (EU) 2016/429. These rules are supplemented by the general rules, which are set out in Part I, and the specific rules which are set out in Part V, of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2020/692. The model certificates which apply to such commodities, are set out in Chapters 28 and 31 of Annex III to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/2235.

In circumstances where Part II.2. of the model certificate set out in Chapter 28 of Annex III to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/2235 applies; under the conditions set out in the Notes on Part II.2.4.of that model certificate, fish which have been slaughtered and eviscerated before dispatch may originate from a non-EU country or territory, zone or compartment thereof, which is listed in Annex IX to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2021/405. In all other circumstances where Part II.2. of the model certificate applies, such products must originate from a non-EU country or territory, zone or compartment thereof, which is listed in Annex XXI to Regulation (EU) 2021/404.