Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1793 on the temporary increase of official controls and emergency measures governing the entry into the Union of certain goods from certain third countries
Type of law
This Regulation sets out a list in Annex I of food and feed of non-animal origin from certain third countries subject to a temporary increase of official controls at the entry into the Union, in accordance with Article 47(2)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/625. It also sets out a list in Annex II of food and feed of non-animal origin subject to emergency measures due to the risk of contamination by mycotoxins, including aflatoxins, pesticide residues, pentachlorophenol and dioxins and microbiological contamination, in accordance with Article 53(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 178/2002. In addition, it establishes rules on the frequency of identity checks and physical checks for the consignments of these goods, taking into account in particular the level of risk associated with the hazard under consideration and the frequency of border rejections. Furthermore, it lays down rules on the methods to be used for sampling and for laboratory analyses. As regards in particular goods subject to emergency measures, it establishes rules concerning the model official certificate required to accompany consignments and the requirements for such official certificate, and rules for the issuance of replacement official certificates.
Long title of text
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1793 on the temporary increase of official controls and emergency measures governing the entry into the Union of certain goods from certain third countries implementing Regulations (EU) 2017/625 and (EC) No 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council and repealing Commission Regulations (EC) No 669/2009, (EU) No 884/2014, (EU) 2015/175, (EU) 2017/186 and (EU) 2018/1660
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Entry into force notes
This regulation enters into force on 14 December 2019.
Official Journal of the European Union L 277, 29 October 2019, pp. 89 129.