OCR provides the following options for dealing with non-compliant consignments:
- Destroy the consignment;
- Re-despatch the consignment outside the EU regulatory zone,
- Subject the consignment to a special treatment so as to ensure compliance (e.g. application of insecticide treatment).
A summary of the procedures for dealing with non-compliant consignments of non-retail / P&R commodities is set out in Annex 5 of the Compliance Protocol.
Guidance for non-retail goods
The following schematic outlines the Northern Ireland Trader Journey (not for retail goods).
Please note: This journey is not for retail goods
From 1 January 2021, there will be new procedures to follow when moving consignments of product of animal origin (POAO) , animal by-products (ABPs) and germplasm from Great Britain to Northern Ireland. More information can be found below.
- Download Guidance on bringing Products of Animal Origin, Animal By-Products & Germplasm from GB to NI
From 1 January 2021, there will be new procedures to follow when moving live animals from Great Britain to Northern Ireland. More information can be found below.