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Order No. 1034 on importing plants and plant products.

Type of law

The Order sets regulation with regard to the prevention of introducing certain organisms from non-EU areas and against the proliferation of certain organisms originating from plants. Commercial trade of plants must be registered with the Danish AgriFish Agency and comply with conditions listed in Appendix 5. Good- health certification of these traded plants shall be submitted accordingly and may be inspected for compliance by the Danish AgriFish Agency. List of Appendices:
Appendix 1 - Pests, which may not occur.
Appendix 2 - Pests, which may not occur in certain plants.
Appendix 3 - Plants which may not be imported if originating from listed countries and areas.
Appendix 4 - Specific requirements for importing.
Appendix 5 Imported plants which are subject to phyto-sanitary certificate or re-export certificate.
Appendix 6 - Duty and obligations of importers.
Appendix 7 - Conditions for authorization of identity and plant health checks carried out at shipment.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
30 September 2014. Article 4 whereby importers must notify within the time limits specified in Appendix 6, No. 6, 6a and 6b on the arrival of shipments to the Danish AgriFish Agency for verification shall enter into force on 1 January 2015 for reporting deadlines for the import of plants and plant products.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Bekendtg relse om import af planter og planteprodukter.