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PART AN.I.Relevant material, originating in third countries, which may only be landed in Northern Ireland if special requirements are complied with

ItemDescription of relevant materialRequirement of landing
1.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of conifers (Coniferales), originating in any country outside EuropeThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been produced in a nursery and that the place of production is free from pissodes spp. (non-European)
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Pinus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Scirrhia acicula (Dearn.) Siggers or Scirrhiapini Funk and Parker have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Abies Mill., Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Pseudotsuga Carr. or Tsuga Carr., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Melampsora medusa Thümen have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
4.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Quercus L., originating in the USAThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area known to be free from Ceratocystis fagacearum (Bretz) Hunt
5.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Castanea Mill. or Quercus L., originating in any country outside EuropeThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no signs of Cronartium spp. (non-European) have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
6.Plants, other than seeds, of Castanea Mill. or Quercus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area known to be free from Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr; or

(b) no symptoms of Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

7.Plants, other than seeds, of Corylus L., intended for planting, originating in Canada or the USA

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been grown in a nursery and:

(a) originate in an area established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Anisogramma anomala (Peck) E. Müller, in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; or

(b) originate in a place of production established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Anisogramma anomala (Peck) E. Müller on official inspections carried out at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last three complete cycles of vegetation, in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” and declared free from Anisogramma anomala (Peck) E. Müller

8.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, but including cut branches with or without foliage, of Fraxinus L., Juglansailantifolia Carr., Juglans mandshurica Maxim., Ulmus Davidiana Planch. or Pterocarya rhoifolia Siebold & Zucc., originating in Canada, China, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Japan, Mongolia, Republic of Korea, Russia, Taiwan or the USAThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area recognised as being free from Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire for the purposes of point 11.4 of Section I of Annex IV Part A, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export F1
[F28A.Plants, other than seeds of Juglans L. and Pterocarya Kunth, intended for planting, originating in the USA

The plants shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they have been grown throughout their life in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Geosmithia morbida Kolarik, Freeland, Utley & Tisserat and its vector Pityophthorus juglandis Blackman;

(b)

they:

(i)

originate in a place of production, where neither symptoms of Geosmithia morbida Kolarik, Freeland, Utley & Tisserat nor its vector Pityophthorus juglandis Blackman, or the presence of the vector, have been observed during official inspections of the place of production and its vicinity (which, as a minimum, must include the area lying within a radius of 5 km of the place of production) carried out in the period of two years prior to their export;

(ii)

have been inspected immediately prior to export; and

(iii)

have been handled and packaged in ways to prevent their infestation once they have left the place of production; or

(c)

they:

(i)

originate in a place of production, with complete physical isolation;

(ii)

have been inspected immediately prior to export; and

(iii)

have been handled and packaged in ways to prevent their infestation once they have left the place of production.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”]

9.Plants of Betula L., other than fruit or seeds, but including cut branches of Betula L., with or without foliage, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in a country known to be free of Agrilus anxius Gory
[F310.Plants, other than seeds, of Platanus L., intended for planting, originating in Albania, Armenia, Switzerland, Turkey or the USA

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Ceratocystis platani (J.M. Walter) Engelbr. & T.C. Harr.; or

(b)

no symptoms of Ceratocystis platani (J.M. Walter) Engelbr. & T.C. Harr. have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”]

11.Plants, other than seeds, of Populus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Melampsora medusa Thümen have been observed at the palce of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
12.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Populus L., originating in any country of the American continentThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Mycosphaerella populorum G.E. Thompson have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
13.Plants, other than seeds, of Ulmus L., intended for planting, originating in any country in North AmericaThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Candidatus Phytoplasma ulmi have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
14.Plants, other than scions, cuttings, plants in tissue culture, pollen or seeds, of Amelanchier Medik., Aronia Medik., Cotoneaster Medik., Crataegus L., Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyracantha M. Roem., Pyrus L. or Sorbus L., intended for planting, originating in Canada or the USA

The plants shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they have been grown throughout their life in an area free from Saperda candida Fabricius, established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or the phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; or

(b) they have been grown during a period of at least two years prior to export, or in the case of plants which are younger than two years, have been grown throughout their life, in a place of production established as free from Saperda candida Fabricius in accordance with ISOM No. 10:

(i) which id registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin;

(ii) which has been subjected annually to two official inspections for any signs of Saperda candida Fabricius carried out at appropriate times;

(iii) where the plants have been grown in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Saperda candida Fabricius or with the application of appropriate preventive treatments and surrounded by a buffer zone with a width of at least 500 m in which the absence of Saperda candida Fabricius has been confirmed by official surveys carried out annually at appropriate times; and

(iv) immediately prior to export, the plants, and in particular their stems, have been subjected to a meticulous inspection for the presence of Saperda candida Fabricius, which included destructive sampling, where appropriate

[F414A. Plants, other than plants in tissue culture or seeds of Crataegus L., Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyrus L. and Vaccinium L., intended for planting, originating in Canada, Mexico or the USA

The plants shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they have been grown throughout their life in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin, in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area free from Grapholita packardi Zeller;

(b)

they have been:

(i)

grown throughout their life in a place of production established in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a place of production that is free from Grapholita packardi Zeller, which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin and has been subjected annually to inspections for any signs of Grapholita packardi Zeller carried out at appropriate times;

(ii)

grown in a site with the application of appropriate preventive treatments and where the absence of Grapholita packardi Zeller has been confirmed by official surveys carried out annually at appropriate times; and

(iii)

subjected to a meticulous inspection for the presence of Grapholita packardi Zeller immediately prior to export; or

(c)

they have been grown in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Grapholita packardi Zeller.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation]

15.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf., Microcitrus Swingle, Naringi Adans. or Swinglea Merr., originating in any third country

The fruits shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country recognised as being free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

(b) they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free as being free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or the phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” and has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

(c) they originate in a place of production established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; or

(d) they:

(i) have been subjected to a treatment with sodium orthophenylphenate or any other effective treatment which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or

Phytosanitary certificate for re-export and which treatment method has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

(ii) originate in a site of production, which along with the immediate vicinity, are subject to appropriate treatments and cultural practices against Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii;

(iii) are free from symptoms of Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii, as shown from official inspections carried out at appropriate times prior to export; and

(iv) are traceable from information included in the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export; or

(e) in the case of fruits destined for industrial processing in the European Union they:

(i) have been found free from symptoms of Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii during official inspections carried out prior to export;

(ii) originate in a site of production which, along with the immediate vicinity, is subject to appropriate treatments and cultural practices against Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii;

(iii) are subject to a licence granted under article 41(1) of this Order authorising their movement within Northern Ireland and, where applicable, their processing and storage in Northern Ireland;

(iv) are transported in individual packages bearing a label, which contains a traceability code and indicates that the fruits are destined for industrial processing; and

(v) are traceable from information on traceability included in the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export

16.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in any third country

The fruits shall be:

(a) free from peduncles and leaves and the packaging, any label attached to the packaging or any document normally used for trade purposes which accompanies the consignment must bear an appropriate origin mark (which may be a reference to the name of the country of origin);

(b) accompanied by an official statement that:

(i) they originate in a country recognised as being free from Cercospora angolensis Carv. et Mendes in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

(ii) they originate in an area recognised as being free from Cercospora angolensis Carv. Et Mendes in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” and has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation; or

(iii) no symptoms of Cercospora angolensis Carv. et Mendes have been observed in the site of production and in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation, and none of the fruits harvested in the site of production has shown, in appropriate official examination, symptoms of this plant pest

17.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf ., other than fruits of Citrus aurantium L., or Citrus latifolia Tanaka, originating in third countries, other than Argentina, Brazil, South Africa or Uruguay

The fruits must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country recognised as being free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

(b) they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” and has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

(c) they:

(i) originate in a place of production established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; and

(ii) have been found free of symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa by official inspection of a representative sample defined in accordance with ISPM No. 31;

(d) they:

(i) originate in a site of production:

(aa) subjected to appropriate treatments and cultural measures against Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa;

(bb) in which official inspections have been carried out during the growing season since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation, and no symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa have been detected in the fruits; and

(cc) from which the harvested fruits have been found free of symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa during an official inspection, prior to export, of a representative sample, defined in accordance with ISPM No. 31; and

(ii) are traceable from information on traceability included in the phytosanitary certificate or the phytosamitary certificate for re-export;

(e) in the case of fruits destined for industrial processing in the European Union they:

(i) have been found free of symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa prior to export during an official inspection of a representative sample defined in accordance with ISPM No. 31;

(ii) originate in a site of production which was subject to appropriate treatments against Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa at appropriate times and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”;

(iii) are subject to a licence granted under article 41(1) of this Order authorising their movement within Northern Ireland and, where applicable, their processing and storage in Northern Ireland;

(iv) are transported in individual packages bearing a label which contains a traceability code and indicates that the fruits are destined for industrial processing; and

(v) are traceable from information on traceability included in the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export

18.Fruits of Citrus latifolia Tanaka originating in Brazil, South Africa or Uruguay

The fruits must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area recognised as being free from Phyllostica citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa (all strains pathogenic to Citrus), as referred to in Article 3(2) of Decision 2006/473/EC, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export;

(b) no symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa (all strains pathogenic to Citrus) have been observed in the field of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation, and none of the fruits harvested in the field of production has shown, in appropriate official examination, symptoms of this plant pest; or

(c) the fruits originate in a field of production subjected to appropriate treatments against Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa (all strains pathogenic to Citrus), and none of the fruits harvested in the field of production has shown, in appropriate official examination, symptoms of this plant pest

19.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., other than fruits of Citrus aurantium L. or Citrus latifolia Tanaka, which originate in Argentina, Brazil, South Africa or Uruguay and are not destined exclusively for industrial processing into juice

The fruits shall:

(a) originate in a country recognised as free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa, in accordance with ISPM No. 4 provided that this freedom status has been communicated in advance in writing by the national plant protection organisation of the third country concerned to the Commission; or

(b) be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa in accordance with ISPM No. 4 and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” and has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

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(d) in the case of fruits originating in South Africa or Uruguay, be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” that they meet the requirements specified in Articles 5 and 7 of Decision (EU) 2016/715; or

(e) in the case of fruits originating in Argentina [F6or Brazil], be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” that they meet the requirements specified in Articles 5a and 7 of Decision (EU) 2016/715

20.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., other than fruits of Citrus aurantium L. or Citrus latifolia Tanaka, which originate in Argentina, Brazil, South Africa or Uruguay and are destined exclusively for industrial processing into juice in the European Union

The fruits shall:

(a) be accompanied by an official statement that:

(i) they originate in a country recognised as free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa, in accordance with ISPM No. 4 provided that this freedom status has been communicated in advance in writing by the national plant protection organisation of the third country concerned or to the Commission; or

(ii) they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or the phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” and has been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation; or

(iii) they:

(aa) originate in a place of production established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; and

(bb) have been found free of symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa by official inspection of a representative sample defined in accordance with ISPM No. 31; or

(b) they:

(i) originate in a site of production subjected to appropriate treatments and cultural measures against Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa, and

(ii) official inspections have been carried out in the site of production during the growing season since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation, and no symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa; or

(c) in the case of fruits introduced into the European Union under the derogation specified in Article 8 of Decision (EU) 2016/715, the fruits must be:

(i) accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement:

(aa) that they originate in a place of production officially registered with the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin and their movement from the place of production to the point of export to the European Union has been officially registered, as required by Article 10 of Decision (EU) 2016/715; and

(bb) which, under the heading “Additional declaration”, includes the statements and the registered production code specified in Articles 9(1) and 10 of Decision (EU) 2016/715 and the information specified in Article 9(2) of that Decision;

(ii) packaged and labelled in accordance with Article 17 of that Decision; and

(iii) subject to a licence granted under article 41 of this Order authorising their introduction into, and movement within Northern Ireland and, where applicable, their processing and storage in Northern Ireland

[F721.Fruits of Capsicum (L.), Citrus L., other than Citrus limon (L.) Osbeck. or Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle, Prunus persica (L.) Batsch and Punica granatum L. originating in any country of the African continent, Cape Verde, Saint Helena, Madagascar, La Reunion, Mauritius or Isreal

The fruits shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in a country recognised as being free from Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick) in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4;

(b)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick);

(c)

they:

(i)

originate in a place of production established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a place of production that is free from Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick); and

(ii)

are free from Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick) as shown from official inspections carried out at the place of production at appropriate times during the growing season, which included at least one visual examination on representative samples of fruit; or

(d)

they have been subjected to an effective cold or other treatment to ensure freedom from Thaumatotibla leucotreta (Meyrick).

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the freedom status of the country must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”, and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (d), details of the treatment data must also be mentioned on the certificate and the treatment method, together with documentary evidence of its effectiveness, must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation;

22.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf., Mangifera L. or Prunus L. originating in any third country

The fruits shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in a country recognised as free from Tephritidae (non-European) , in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4;

(b)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area free from Tephritidiae (non-European);

(c)

no signs of Tephritidiae (non-European), have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation, on official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to harvesting, and none of the fruits harvested at the place of production has shown, in appropriate official examinations, signs of Tephritidiae (non-European).

(d)

they have been subjected to an effective treatment to ensure freedom from Tephritidiae (non-European).

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the freedom status of the country must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (d), details of the treatment data must also be mentioned on the certificate and the treatment method must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

22A.Fruits of Malus Mill. originating in any third country

The fruits shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in a country which is recognised as being free from Enarmonia prunivora Walsh, Grapholita inopinata Heinrich and Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsch) in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4;

(b)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Enarmonia prunivora Walsh, Grapholita inopinata Heinrich and Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsch);

(c)

they originate in a place of production where official inspections and surveys for the presence of Enarmonia prunivora Walsh, Grapholita inopinata Heinrich and Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsch) are carried out at appropriate times during the growing season, including at least one visual examination on representative samples of fruits, and have shown the fruits to be free from those plant pests; or

(d)

they have been subjected to an effective treatment to ensure freedom from Enarmonia prunivora Walsh, Grapholita inopinata Heinrich and Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsch).

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the freedom status of the country must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (d), details of the treatment data must also be included in the certificate and the treatment method must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation

22B.Fruits of Malus Mill. or Pyrus L. originating in any third country

The fruits shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in a country which is recognised as being free from Guignardia piricola (Nosa) Yamamoto in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4;

(b)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as being free from Guignardia piricola (Nosa) Yamamoto;

(c)

they originate in a place of production where official inspections and surveys for the presence of Guignardia piricola (Nosa) Yamamoto are carried out at appropriate times during the growing season, including at least one visual examination on representative samples of fruits, and have shown the fruits to be free from that plant pest; or

(d)

they have been subjected to an effective treatment to ensure freedom from Guignardia piricola (Nosa) Yamamoto.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the freedom status of the country must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), the name of the area must also be mentioned in the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (d), details of the treatment data must also be included in the certificate and the treatment method must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation

22C.Fruits of Malus Mill. or Pyrus L. originating in any third country

The fruits shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in a country which is recognised as being free from Tachypterellus quadrigibbus Say in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4;

(b)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Tachypterellus quadrigibbus Say;

(c)

they originate in a place of production where official inspections and surveys for the presence of Tachypterellus quadrigibbus Say are carried out at appropriate times during the growing season, including at least one visual examination on representative samples of fruits, and have shown the fruits to be free from that plant pest; or

(d)

they have been subjected to an effective treatment to ensure freedom from Tachypterellus quadrigibbus Say.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the freedom status of the country must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (d), details of the treatment data must also be included in the certificate and the treatment method must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

22D.Fruits of Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyrus L. or Vaccinium L., originating in Canada, Mexico or the USA

The fruits must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Grapholita packardi Zeller;

(b)

they originate in a place of production where official inspections and surveys for the presence of Grapholita packardi Zeller are carried out at appropriate times during the growing season, including at least one visual examination on representative samples of fruits, and have shown the fruits to be free from that plant pest.

(c)

they have been subjected to an effective treatment to ensure freedom from Grapholita packardi Zeller.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c), details of the treatment data must also be included in the certificate and the treatment method must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation]

23.Plants, other than seeds, of Amelanchier Med., Chaenomeles Lindl., Cotoneaster Ehrh., Crataegus L., Cydonia Mill., Eriobotrya Lindl., Malus Mill., Mespilus L., Photinia davidiana (Dcne) Cardot, Pyracantha Roem., Pyrus L. or Sorbus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants in the field of production or its immediate vicinity which have shown symptoms of Erwinia amylovora (Burr.) Winsl. et al. have been removed
24.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., or plants of Araceae, Marantaceae, Musaceae, Persea spp. or Strelitziaceae, rooted or with growing medium attached or which appear to have been in contact with growing medium, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country known to be free from Radopholus citrophilus Huettel et al. and Radopholus similis (Cobb) Thorne; or

(b) representative samples of soil and roots from the place of production have been subjected, since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation, to official nematological testing for at least Radopholus citrophilus Huettel et al. and Radopholus similis (Cobb) Thorne and have been found to be free from those plant pests

25.Plants, other than fruit but including seeds, of Aegle Corrěa, Aeglopsis Swingle, Afraegle Engl., Atalantia Corrěa, Balsamocitrus Stapf, Burkillanthus Swingle, Calodendrum Thunb., Choisya Kunth, Clausena Burm. F., Limonia L., Microcitrus Swingle, Murraya J. Koenig ex L., Pamburus Swingle, Severinia Ten., Swinglea Merr., Triphasia Lour. or Vepris Comm., originating in any third country; or seeds of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in a country recognised as being free from Candidatus Liberibacter spp., a causal agent of Huanglongbing disease of citrus/citrus greening
26.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Casimiroa La Llave, Choisya Kunth, Clausena Burm. F., Murraya J. Keonig ex L., Vepris Comm. or Zanthoxylum L.,originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country in which Trioza erytreae Del Guercio is known not to occur;

(b) they originate in an area free from Trioza erytreae Del Guercio, established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; or

(c) they have been grown in a place of production:

(i) which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin;

(ii) where the plants were placed in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Trioza erytreae Del Guercio; and

(iii) where two official inspections were carried out at appropriate times during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to their movement from the site, and no signs of that plant pest were observed in that site or in the surrounding area with a width of at least 200 m

27.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Aegle Corrȇa, Aeglopsis Swingle, Afraegle Engl., Amyris P. Browne, Atlantia Corrȇa, Balsamocitrus Stapf, Choisya Kunth, Citropsis Swingle & Kellermen, Clausena Burm. F., Eremocitrus Swingle, Esenbeckia Kunth., Glycosmis Corrȇa, Limonia L., Merrilia Swingle, Microcitrus Swingle, Murraya J. Koenig ex L., Naringi Adans., Pamburus Swingle, Severinia Ten., Swinglea Merr., Tetradium Lour., Toddalia Juss., Triphasia Lour, Vepris Comm. or Zanthoxylum L., originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in:

(a) a country where Diaphorina citri is known not to occur; or

(b) an area free from Diaphorina citri Kuway, established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4, which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”

28.Plants, other than fruits or seeds, of Microcitrus Swingle, Naringi Adans. or Swinglea Merr., originating in any third country

The plants shall be accompanied by a n official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country recognised as being free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which has been notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protectection organisation; or

(b) they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii on accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosantary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” and has been notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation

29.Plants, other than seeds, of Crataegus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Phyllosticta solitaria Ell. and Ev. Is known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Phyllosticta solitaria Ell. and Ev. have been observed on plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
30.

Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill., Fragaria L., Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyrus L., Ribes L., or Rubus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur on the following genera:

-on Fragaria L.:

-Phytophthora fragariae Hickman, var. fragariae.,

-Arabis mosaic virus,

-Raspberry ringspot virus,

-Strawberry crinkle virus,

-Strawberry latent ringspot virus,

-Strawberry mild yellow edge virus,

-Tomato black ring virus, or

-Xanthomonas fragariae Kennedy and King;

-on Malus Mill.:

-Phyllosticta solitaria Ell. and Ev.;

-on Prunus L.:

-Apricot chlorotic leafroll mycoplasma, or

-Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Smith) Vauterin et al.;

-on Prunus persica (L.) Batsch:

-Psuedomonas syringae pv. persicae (Prunier et al.) Young et al.;

-on Pyrus L.:

-Phyllosticta solitaria Ell. And Ev.;

-on Rubus L.:

-Arabis mosaic virus,

-Raspberry ringspot virus,

-Strawberry latent ringspot virus, or

-Tomato black ring virus; or

-on all species:

-non-European viruses or virus-like organisms

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of diseases caused by the plant pests listed in column 2 of this item have been observed on the plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
31.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill. or Pyrus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Pear decline mycoplasma is known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that plants at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity which have shown symptoms giving rise to the suspicion of contamination by Pear decline mycoplasma, have been rogued out at that place within the last three complete cycles of vegetation
32.

Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur:

-Strawberry latent “C” virus,

-Strawberry vein banding virus, or

-Strawberry witches' broom mycoplasm

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) the plants, other than those raised from seed, have been:

(i) officially certified under a certification scheme requiring them to be derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected to official testing for at least the plant pests in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; or

(ii) derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected, at least once within the last three complete cycles of vegetation, to official testing for at least the plant pests in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; and

(b) no symptoms of diseases caused by the plant pests listed in column 2 of this item have been observed on plants at the place of production, or on susceptible plants in its immediate vicinity, since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

33.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie is known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) no symptoms of Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie have been observed on plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation; or

(b) in the case of plants in tissue culture, the plants have been derived from plants which complied with paragraph (a) or have been officially tested by appropriate nematological methods and have been found free from Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie

34.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area known to be free from Anthonomus signatus Say and Anthonomus bisignifer (Schenkling)
35.

Plants, other than seeds of Malus Mill., intended for planting, originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur on Malus Mill.:

-Cherry rasp leaf virus (American), or

-Tomato ringspot virus

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they have been:

(i) officially certified under a certification scheme requiring them to be derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected to official testing for at least the plant pests in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; or

(ii) derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected, at least once within the last three complete cycles of vegetation, to official testing for at least the plant pests in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; or

(b) no symptoms of disease caused by the palnt pests listed in column 2 of this item have been observed on plants at the palce of production, or on susceptible plants in its immediate vicinity, since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

36.Plants, other than seeds, of Malus Mill., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Apple proliferation mycoplasma is known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area known to be free from Apple proliferation mycoplasm; or

(b) other than plants raised from seeds, they have been:

(i) officially certified under a certification scheme requiring them to be derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected to official testing for at least Apple proliferation mycoplasm using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from that plant pest; or

(ii) derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected at least once within the last six complete cycles of vegetation, to official testing for at least Apple proliferation mycoplasm using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free, in these tests, from that plant pest; and

(iii) no symptoms of diseases caused by Apple proliferation mycoplasm have been observed on plants at the place of production, or on susceptible plants in its immediate vicinity, since the beginning of the last three complete cycles of vegetation

37.

Plants, other than seeds, of the following species of Prunus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Plum pox virus is known to occur:

-Prunus amygdalus Batsch,

-Prunus armeniaca L.,

-Prunus blireiana Andre,

-Prunus brigantine Vill.,

-Prunus cerasifera Ehrh.,

-Prunus cistena Hansen,

-Prunus curdica Fenzl and Fritsch.,

-Prunus domestica spp. domestica L.,

-Prunus domestica spp. insititia (L.) C.K. Schneid.,

-Prunus domestica spp. italic (Borkh.) Hegi.,

-Prunus glandulosa Thunb.,

-Prunus holosericea Batal.,

-Prunus hortulana Bailey,

-Prunus japonica Thunb.,

-Prunus mandshurica (Maxim.) Koehne,

-Prunus maritime Marsh.,

-Prunus mume Sieb and Zucc.,

-Prunus nigra Ait.,

-Prunus persica (L.) Batsch,

-Prunus salicina L.,

-Prunus sibirica L.,

-Prunus simonii Carr.,

-Prunus spinosa L.,

-Prunus tomentosa Thunb.,

-Prunus triloba Lindl., or

-other species of Prunus L.susceptible to Plum pox virus

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) other than plants raised from seed, they have been:

(i) officially certified under a certification scheme requiring them to be derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected to official testing for at least Plum pox virus using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from that plant pest; or

(ii) derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected, at least once within the last three complete cycles of vegetation, to official testing for at least Plum pox virus using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from that plant pest; and

(b) no symptoms of the diseases caused by Plum pox virus have been observed on plants at the place of production, or on susceptible plants in its immediate vicinity, since the beginning of the last three complete cycles of vegetation; or

(c) plants at the place of production which have shown symptoms of disease caused by other viruses or virus-like pathogens, have been rogued out

38.

Plants of Prunus L., intended for planting:

-originating in any third country where Tomato ringspot virus is known to occur on Prunus L.:

-other than seeds, originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur:

-Cherry rasp leaf virus (American),

-Peach mosaic virus (American),

Peach phony rickettsia,

-Peach rosette mycoplasma,

-Peach yellows mycoplasma,

-Plum line pattern virus (American), or

-Peach X-disease mycoplasm;

-other than seeds, originating in any country outside Europe where Little cherry pathogen is known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they have been:

(i) officially certified under a certification scheme requiring them to be derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected to official testing for at least the relevant plant pests in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; or

(ii) derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected, at least once within the last three complete cycles of vegetation, to official testing for at least the relevant plant pests listed in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; and

(b) no symptoms of diseases caused by the relevant plant pests listed in column 2 of this item have been observed on the plants at the place of production, or on susceptible plants in its vicinity, since the beginning of the last three complete cycles of vegetation

39.

Plants of Rubus L., intended for planting:

-originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur on Rubus L.:

-Tomato ringspot virus,

-Black raspberry latent virus,

-Cherry leaf roll virus, or

-Prunus necrotic ringspot virus:

-other than seeds, originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur:

-Raspberry leaf curl virus (American), or

-Cherry rasp leaf virus (American)

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been:

(a) officially certified under a certification scheme requiring them to be derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected to official testing for at least the relevant plant pests in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; or

(b) derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected, at least once within the last three complete cycles of vegetation, to official testing for at least the relevant plant pests in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and has been found free from those plant pests; and

(c) no symptoms of diseases caused by the relevant plant pests in column 2 of this item have been observed on plants at the place of production, or on susceptible plants in its immediate vicinity, since the beginning of the last three complete cycles of vegetation

40.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., originating in any third country where Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival is known to occurThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area known to be free from Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival (all races other than Race 1, the common European race), and no symptoms Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of an adequate period
41.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., other than early potatoes, originating in any third country where Potato Spindle tuber viroid is known to occurThe faculty of germination in the tubers must have been suppressed
42.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country

The tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate from a field known to be free from Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens and Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens;

(b) they originate in an area in which Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. is known not to occur; and

(c) they originate in an area where Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) and Meloidogyne fallax Karssen are known not to occur; or

(d) in areas where Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) and Meloidogyne fallax Karssen are known to occur:

(i) they originate from a place of production which has been found free from Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) and Meloidogyne fallax Karssen based on an annual survey of host crops by visual inspection of host plants at appropriate times and by visual inspection both externally and by cutting of tubers after harvest from potato crops grown at the place of production; or

(ii) the tubers after harvest have been randomly sampled and, either checked for the presence of symptoms after an appropriate method to induce symptoms, or laboratory tested, as well as inspected visually both externally and by cutting the tubers, at appropriate times and in all cases at the time of sealing of the packages or containers before marketing according to the provisions on sealing in Council Directive 2002/56/EC on the marketing of seed potatoes, and no symptoms of Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) or Meloidogyne fallax Karssen have been found

43.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., other than those intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area in which Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. is not known to occur
44.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., originating in any third country

The tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in:

(a) a country known to be free from Clavibacter michiganensis spp. sepedonicus (Speickermann and Kottoff) Davis et al.: and either

(b) a country where Scrobipalpopsis solanivora Povolny is not known to occur; or

(c) an area free from Scrobipalpopsis solanivora Povolny, established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4

45.Plants, other than seeds, of Solanaceae, intended for planting, originating in any third country where Potato stolbur mycoplasm is known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Potato stolbur mycoplasm have been observed on the plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
46.Plants of Solanaceae, intended for planting, other than tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. or seeds of Solanum lycopersicum L., originating in any third country where Potato spindle tuber viroid is known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Potato spindle tuber viroid have been observed on plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
47.Plants, other than seeds, of Capsicum anuum L., Solanum lycopersicum L., Musa L., Nicotiana L. or Solanum melongena L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. is known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area which has been found free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al.; or

(b) no symptoms of Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. have been observed on the plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

48.Plants, other than fruits or seeds of Solanum lycopersicum L. or Solanum melongena L., originating in any third country

The plants shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country recognised as being free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham) in accordance with ISPM No. 4; or

(b) they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham) in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”

49.Fruits of Solanum lycopersicum L. or Solanum melongena L., originating in any third country

The fruits shall be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country recognised as being free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham) in accordance with ISPM No. 4;

(b) they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham) in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; or

(c) they originate in a place of production established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as being free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham) on the basis of official inspections and surveys carried out during the last three months prior to export, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or the phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”

[F849A.Fruits of Capsicum annuum L., Solanum aethiopicum L., Solanum lycopersicum L. and Solanum melongena L., originating in any third country

The fruits must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in a country recognised as being free from Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée) in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4;

(b)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée);

(c)

they:

(i)

originate in a place of production established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a place of production that is free from Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée); and

(ii)

are free from that plant pest as shown from official inspections carried out at the place of production at appropriate times during the growing season, which included at least one visual examination on representative samples of fruit.

(d)

they originate in an insect proof site of production, established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin as a site of production that is free from Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée) on the basis of official inspections and surveys carried out during the three months prior to export.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the freedom status of the country must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c) or (d), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate.

49B.Fruits of Solanaceae originating in Australia, the Americas or New Zealand

The fruits must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they originate in a country which is recognised as being free from Bactericera cockerelli (Sulc.) in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4;

(b)

they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Bactericera cockerelli (Sulc.);

(c)

they:

(i)

originate in a place of production, where official inspections and surveys for the presence of Bactericera cockerelli (Sulc.) were carried out at the place of production and in its immediate vicinity during the last three months prior to export;

(ii)

have been subjected to effective treatments to ensure freedom from the plant pest; and

(iii)

representative samples of the fruit have been inspected prior to export.

(d)

they originate in an insect proof site of production, established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin, as a site of production that is free from Bactericera cockerelli (Sulc.) on the basis of official inspections and surveys carried out during the three months prior to export.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a), the freedom status of the country must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (b), the name of the area must also be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration” and must have been previously notified in writing to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation.

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (c) or (d), information on traceability must also be included in the certificate]

50.Plants, other than seeds, of Humulus lupulus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Verticillium albo-atrum Reinke and Berthold or Verticillium dahlia Klebahn have been observed on hops at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
51.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L. or Pelargonium I'Herit. ex Ait., intended for planting, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area free from Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) and Spodoptera littoralis (Boisd.), established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4;

(b) no signs of Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) or Spodoptera littoralis (Boisd.) have been observed at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation; or

(c) the plants have undergone appropriate treatment to protect them from those plant pests

52.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L., or Pelargonium I'Herit. ex Ait., originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area free from Spodoptera eridania (Cramer), Spodoptera frugiperda Smith and Spodoptera litura (Fabricius), established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4;

(b) no signs of Spodoptera eridania (Cramer), Spodoptera frugiperda Smith or Spodoptera litura (Fabricius) have been observed at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation; or

(c) the plants have undergone appropriate treatment to protect them from those plant pests

53.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., intended for planting, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they are no more than third generation stock derived from material which has been found to be free from Chrysanthemum stunt viroid during virological tests, or are directly derived from material of which a representative sample of at least 10% has been found to be free from Chrysanthemum stunt viroid during an official inspection carried out at the time of flowering;

(b) the plants or cuttings:

(i) have come from premises which have been officially inspected at least monthly during the three months prior to dispatch and on which no symptoms of Puccinia horiana Hennings have been observed during that period, and in the immediate vicinity of which no symptoms of Puccinia horiana Hennings have been known to have occurred during the three months prior to export; or

(ii) have undergone appropriate treatment against Puccinia horiana Hennings; and

(c) in the case of unrooted cuttings, no symptoms of Didymella ligulicola (Baker, Dimock and Davis) v. Arx were observed either on the cuttings or on the plants from which the cuttings were derived, or that, in the case of rooted cuttings, no symptoms of Didymella ligulicola (Baker, Dimock and Davis) v. Arx were observed either on the cuttings or on the rooting bed

54.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul, or Solanum lycopersicum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) have been grown throughout their life in a country free from Chrysanthemum stem necrosis virus;

(b) have been grown throughout their life in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of export as being free from Chrysanthemum stem necrosis virus in accordance with ISPM No. 4; or

(c) the plants have been grown throughout their life in a place of production, established as being free from Chrusanthemum stem necrosis virus and verified through official inspections and, where appropriate, testing

55.Plants, other than seeds, of Dianthus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they have been derived in direct line from mother plants which have been found free from Erwinia chrysanthemi pv. Dianthecola (Hellmers) Dickey, Pseudomonas caryophylli (Burkholder) Starr and Burkholder and Phialophora cinerescens (Wollenw.) Van Beyma on officially approved tests, carried out at least once within the two previous years; and

(b) no symptoms of these plant pests have been observed on the plants

56.Bulbs of Tulipa L. or Narcissus L. other than those for which there is evidence from their packaging, or from other means, that they are intended for sale to final consumers not involved in professional cut flower production, originating in any third countryThe bulbs must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Ditylenchus dipsaci (Kühn) Filipjev have been observed on the plants since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
57.

Plants, other than seeds, of Pelargonium l'Hérit. ex Ait., intended for planting, originating in any third country where:

-Tomato ringspot virus is known to occur, and

-Xiphinema americanum Cobb sensu lato (non-European populations) or other vectors of Tomato ringspot virus are not known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) are directly derived from a place of production known to be free from Tomato ringspot virus; or

(b) are of no more than fourth generation stock, derived from mother plants found to be free from Tomato ringspot virus under an officially approved system of virological testing

58.

Plants, other than seeds, of Pelargonium l'Hérit. ex Ait., intended for planting, originating in any third country where:

-Tomato ringspot virus is known to occur, and

-Xiphinema americanum Cobb sensu lato (non-European populations) or other vectors of Tomato ringspot virus are known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) are directly derived from a place of production known to be free from Tomato ringspot virus in the soil or plants; or

(b) are of no more than second generation stock, derived from mother plants found to be free from Tomato ringspot virus under an officially approved system of virological testing

59.

Plants of herbaceous species, other than:

-bulbs

-corms,

-plants of the family Gramineae,

-rhizomes,

-seeds, or

-tubers, intended for planting, originating in any third country where Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) or Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch) are known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been grown in a nursery and:

(a) originate in an area established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch), in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”;

(b) originate in a place of production established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch), in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate and the phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”, and declared free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch) on official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to export;

(c) immediately prior to export, have been subjected to an appropriate treatment against Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch) and have been officially inspected and found free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch). Details of the treatment must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export; or

(d) they originate from plant material (explant) which is free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch), are grown in vitro in a sterile medium under sterile conditions that preclude the possibility of infestation with Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch) and are shipped in transparent containers under sterile conditions

60.Cut flowers of Dendranthems (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L., Gypsophila L., Solidago L. or leafy vegetables of Apium graveolens L. or Ocimum L, originating in any third country

The cut flowers and leafy vegetables must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) originate in a country free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch); or

(b) immediately prior to their export, have been officially inspected and found free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch)

61.

Plants of herbaceous species, other than:

-bulbs,

-corms,

-plants of the family Gramineae,

-rhizomes,

-seeds,

-tubers, intended for planting, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area known to be free from Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) and Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess);

(b) no signs of Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) or Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess) have been observed at the place of production, on official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to harvesting;

(c) immediately prior to their export, they have been officially inspected and found free from Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) and Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess) and have been subjected to an appropriate treatment against Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) and Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess); or

(d) they originate from plant material (explant) which is free from Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) and Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess), are grown in vitro in a sterile medium under sterile conditions that preclude the possibility of infestation with Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) or Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess) and are shipped in transparent containers under sterile conditions

62.Plants with roots, planted or intended for planting, grown in the open air, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) the place of production is known to be free from Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kotthoff) Davis et al. and Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival; and

(b) the plants originate from a field known to be free from Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens

[F963.Growing medium attached to or associated with plants, intended to sustain the vitality of the plants, with the exception of sterile medium of in-vitro plants, originating in third countries other than Switzerland

The growing medium attached to or associated with plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

at the time of planting of the associated plants the growing medium:

(i)

was free from soil and organic matter and not previously used for growing plants for any agricultural purposes;

(ii)

was composed entirely of peat or fibre of Cocos nucifera L. and not previously used for growing plants or for any agricultural purposes; or

(iii)

was subjected to effective treatment to ensure freedom from harmful plant pests (iv) was stored and maintained under appropriate conditions to keep it free from harmful plant pests;

(b)

the growing medium was stored and maintained under appropriate conditions to keep it free from harmful plant pests; and

(c)

either:

(i)

appropriate measures have been taken since planting to ensure that the growing medium has been kept free from harmful plant pests, including at least the physical isolation of the growing medium from soil and other possible sources of contamination, the use of water that is free from harmful plant pests and hygiene measures; or

(ii)

in the period of two weeks prior to export:

(aa)

the growing medium (including, where appropriate, any soil) has been completely removed by washing with water that is free from harmful plant pests; and

(bb)

where the associated plants have been replanted, the growing medium met the requirements specified in paragraph (a) at the time of replanting and appropriate measures since replanting have been taken to ensure that the growing medium has been kept free from harmful plant pests in accordance with sub-paragraph (i).

Where the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (a)(iii), details of the treatment data should be mentioned on the certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”]

[F1063A. Bulbs, corms, rhizomes or tubers, intended for planting, other than tubers of Solanum tuberosum, originating in any third country other than SwitzerlandThe bulbs, corms, rhizomes and tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that the consignment or lot does not contain more than 1% by net weight of soil and growing medium
63B.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum originating in third countries other than Switzerland The tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that the consignment or lot does not contain more than 1% by net weight of soil and growing medium
63C.Root or tubercle vegetables originating in any third country other than Switzerland The vegetables must be accompanied by an official statement that the consignment or lot does not contain more than 1% by net weight of soil and growing medium
63D.Machinery or vehicles which have been operated for agricultural or forestry purposes, imported from any third country other than Switzerland The machinery or vehicles must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been cleaned and are free from soil and plant debris
63E.Machinery or vehicles which have been operated for agricultural or forestry purposes, imported from Switzerland

The machinery or vehicles must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a)

they have been exported from an area established by the national plant protection organisation for Switzerland in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Ceratocystis platani (J.M. Walter) Engelbr. & T.C. Harr.; or

(b)

in the case of any machinery or vehicles exported from an area infested with Ceratocystis platani (J.M. Walter) Engelbr. & T.C. Harr., they have been cleaned and are free from soil and plant debris prior to export]

64.Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Beet curly top virus (non-European isolates) have been observed since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
65.Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L., intended for planting, originating in any third country in which Beet leaf curl virus is known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) Beet leaf curl virus has not been known to occur in the area of production; and

(b) no symptoms of Beet curly top virus have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

66.

Plants, other than:

-bulbs,

-corms,

-rhizomes,

-seeds, or

-tubers, intended for planting, originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been grown in a nursery and:

(a) originate in an area established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Thrips palmi Karny, in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”;

(b) originate in a place of production established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Thrips palmi Karny, in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”, and declared free from Thrips palmi Karny on official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to export;

(c) immediately prior to export, have been subjected to an appropriate treatment against Thrips palmi Karny and have been officially inmspected and found free from Thrips palmi Karny. Details of the treatment must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export; or

(d) they originate from plant material (explant) which is free from Thrips palmi Karny, are grown in vitro in a sterile medium under sterile conditions that preclude the possibility of infestation with Thrips palmi Karny and are shipped in transparent containers under sterile conditions

67.Cut flowers of Orchidaceae [F11originating in any third country, other than Thailand;] or fruits of Momordica L. or Solanum melongena L., originating in any third country

The cut flowers and fruits must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country free from Thrips palmi Karny; or

(b) immediately prior to their export, they have been officially inspected and found free from Thrips palmi Karny

68.Fruits of Capsicum L., originating in Belize, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, the USA or French Polynesia where Anthonomus eugenii is known to occur

The fruits must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) originate in an area free from Anthonomus eugenii Cano, established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; or

(b) originate in a place of production, established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country, as being free from Anthonomus eugenii Cano in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”, and declared free from Anthonomus eugenii Cano on official inspections carried out at least monthly during the two months prior to export at the place of production and its immediate vicinity

69.Specified plants within the meaning of Article 1(b) of Decision 2018/638, originating in Africa or in the Americas

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) originate in a third country where the specified organism is not known to be present; or

(b) originate in an area free from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith) as established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”; or

(c) originate in areas other than those referred to in points (a) and (b), and they comply with the following conditions:

(i) the plants have been produced in a production site which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin;

(ii) official inspections have been carried out in the production site during the three months prior to export, and no presence of Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith) has been detected on the plants;

(iii) prior to their export, the plants have been subject to an official inspection and found free from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith);

(iv) information ensuring the traceability of the plants to their site of production has been ensured during their movement prior to export;

(v) the plants have been produced in a production site which is provided with complete physical protection against the introduction of Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith); or

(d) originate in areas other than those referred to in points (a) and (b), and they:

(i) comply with points (c)(i) to (iv); and

(ii) have been subjected to an effective treatment to ensure freedom from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith); or

(e) have been subjected to an effective post-harvest treatment to ensure freedom from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith), and the treatment is indicated on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export

70.Plants, other than seeds, of Palmae, intended for planting, originating in any country outside Europe

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area known to be free from Palm lethal yellowing mycoplasma and Cadang-Cadang viroid, and no symptoms have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation;

(b) no symptoms of Palm lethal yellowing mycoplasm or Cadang-Cadang viroid have been observed on the plants since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation, and plants at the place production which have shown symptoms giving rise to the suspicion of contamination by the diseases have been rogued out at that place and the plants have undergone appropriate treatment to rid them of Mynchus crudus Van Duzzee; or

(c) in the case of plants in tissue culture, the plants were derived from plants which have met the requirements in paragraphs (a) or (b)

71.

Plants of Palmae, intended for planting, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over 5cm and belonging to the following genera:

-Brahea Mart,

-Butia Becc.,

-Chamaerops L.,

-Jubaea Kunth,

-Livistona R. Br.,

-Phoenix L.,

-Sabal Adans.,

-Syagrus Mart.,

-Trachycarpus H. Wendl.,

-Trithrinax Mart.,

-Washingtonia Raf.

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) have been grown throughout their life in a country where Paysandisia archon (Burmeister) is not known to occur;

(b) have been grown throughout their life in an area free from Patsandisia archon (Burmeister), established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4;

(c) have, during a period of at least two years prior to export, been grown in a place of production:

(i) which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin;

(ii) where the plants were placed in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Paysandisia archon (Burmeister) or with the application of appropriate preventive treatments; and

(iii) where, during three official inspections per year carried out at appropriate times, including immediately prior to export, no signs of Paysandisia archon (Burmeister) have been observed

72.Plants, other than seeds, of Fuchsia L., intended for planting, originating in the USA or BrazilThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Aculops fuchsiae Keifer have been observed at the place of production and that immediately prior to export the plants have been inspected and found free from Aculops fuchsiae Keifer
73.Trees or shrubs, other than seeds or plants in tissue culture, intended for planting, originating in any third country other than a country in the Euro-Mediterranean area

The trees and shrubs must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) have been grown in a nursery;

(b) are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits; and

(c) have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export and found free from symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses, and virus-like organisms, and either found free from signs or symptoms of harmful nematodes, insects, mites and fungi, or have been subjected to appropriate treatment to eliminate such organisms

74.Deciduous trees or shrubs, other than seeds or plants in tissue culture, intended for planting, originating in any third country other than a country in the Euro-Mediterranean areaThe trees and shrubs must be accompanied by an official statement that they are dormant and free from leaves
75.Annual or biennial plants, other than plants of Gramineae or seeds, intended for planting, originating in any third country other than a country in the Euro-Mediterranean area

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) have been grown in a nursery;

(b) are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits; and

(c) have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export; and

(i) found free from symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses and virus-like organisms; and

(ii) found free from signs or symptoms of harmful nematodes, insects, mites and fungi, or have been subjected to appropriate treatment to eliminate such organisms

76.Plants, other than seeds, of the family Gramineae, of ornamental perennial grasses of the subfamilies Bambusoideae, Panicoideae or of the genera Buchloe, Bouteloua Lag., Calamagrostis, Cortaderia Stapf., Glyceria R. Br., Hakonechloa Mak. ex. Honda, Hystrix, Molinia, Phalaris L. Shibataea, Spartina Schreb., Stipa L. or Uniola L., intended for planting, originating in any third country other than a country in the Euro-Mediterranean area

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) have been grown in a nursery;

(b) are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits;

(c) have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export; and

(i) found free from symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses and virus-like organisms; and

(ii) found free from signs or symptoms of harmful nematodes, insects, mites and fungi, or have been subjected to appropriate treatment to eliminate such organisms

77.Naturally or artificially dwarfed plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, originating in any third country outside Europe

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) the plants, including those collected directly from natural habitats, have been grown, held and trained for at least two consecutive years prior to dispatch in an officially registered nursery which is subject to an officially supervised control regime; and

(b) the plants have at least during that period:

(i) been potted in pots which have been placed on shelves at least 50 cm above ground;

(ii) have been subjected to appropriate treatments to ensure freedom from non-European rusts (and the active ingredient, concentration and date of application of these treatments must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “disinfestation and/or disinfection treatment”);

(iii) have been officially inspected at least six times a year at appropriate intervals for the presence of plant pests mentioned in the Schedules to this Order, along with the plants in the immediate vicinity of the nursery, by visual examination of each row in the field or nursery and all parts of the plantabove the growing medium, using a random sample of at least 300 plants from a given genus where the number of plants of that genus is not more than 3,000 plants, or 10% of the plants if there are more than 3,000 plants from that genus;

(iv) have been found free, in the inspections referred to in paragraph (iii), from the relevant plant pests or where infested, have been removed, and the remaining plants have been effectively treated and held for an appropriate period and inspected to ensure freedom from such plant pests;

(v) have been planted in an unused artificial growing medium or in a natural growing medium which has been treated by fumigation or by appropriate heat treatment and examined afterwards and found free of any plant pests; and

(vi) have been kept under conditions which ensure that the growing medium has been maintained free from plant pests and within two weeks prior to dispatch, have been:

(aa) shaken and washed with clean water to remove the original growing medium and kept bare rooted; or

(bb) shaken and washed with clean water to remove the original growing medium and replanted in growing medium which meets the conditions in paragraph (v); or

(cc) subjected to appropriate treatments to ensure that the growing medium is free from plant pests (and the active ingredient, concentration and date of applicationof these treatments must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “disinfestation and/or disinfection treatment”); and

(c) the plants have been packed in closed containers which have been officially sealed and bear the registration number of the regiostered nursery, and the registration number must be indicated on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration” for identification purposes

78Herbaceous perennial plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of the families Caryophyllaceae (except Dianthus L.), Compositae (except Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul.), Cruciferae, Leguminosae or Rosaceae (except Fragaria L.,), originating in any third country other than a country in the Euro-Mediterranean area

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they:

(a) have been grown in a nursery;

(b) are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits; and

(c) have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export; and found free from:

(i) symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses, and virus-like organisms; and

(ii) signs or symptoms of harmful nematodes, insects, mites and fungi, or have been subjected to appropriate treatment to eliminate such organisms

79.Plants, other than bulbs, corms, rhizomes, seeds or tubers, of herbaceous species or plants of Ficus L. or Hibiscus L., intended for planting, originating in any country outside Europe

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations), in accordance with ISPM No. 4, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”;

(b) they originate in a place of production established in the country of export by the national plant protection organisation in that country as being free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations), in accordance with ISPM No. 10, and which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “Additional declaration”, and declared free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) on official inspections carried out at least once each three weeks during the nine weeks prior to export:

(c) in cases where Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) has been found at the place of production, they are held or produced in this place of production and have undergone an appropriate treatment to ensure freedom from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) and subsequently this place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) as a consequence of the implementation of appropriate procedures aimed at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) in official inspections carried out weekly during the nine weeks prior to export and in monitoring procedures throughout the period. Details of the treatment must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export; or

(d) they originate from plant material (explant) which is free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations), are grown in vitro in a sterile medium under sterile conditions that preclude the possibility of infestation with Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) and are shipped in transparent containers under sterile conditions

80.Cut flowers of Aster spp., Eryngium L., Gypsophila L., Hypericum L., Lisianthus L., Rosa L., Solidago L. or Trachelium L. or leafy vegetables of Ocimum L., originating in any country outside Europe

The cut flowers and leafy flowers must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in a country free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations); or

(b) immediately prior to their export, they have been officially inspected and found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations)

81.Plants, other than seeds, of Solanum lycopersicum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Tomato yellow leaf curl virus is known to occur and Bemisia tabaci Genn. is not known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus have been observed on the plants
82.Plants, other than seeds, of Solanum lycopersicum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Tomato yellow leaf curl virus and Bemisia tabaci Genn. are known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) no symptoms of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus have been observed on the plants; and

(i) the plants originate in an area known to be free from Bemisia tabaci Genn.; or

(ii) the place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. On official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to export; or

(b) no symptoms of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus have been observed at the place of production and the place of production has been subjected to an appropriate treatment and monitoring regime to ensure freedom from Bemisia tabaci Genn.

83.

Plants, other than seeds, bulbs, tubers, corms or rhizomes, intended for planting, originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur:

-Bean golden mosaic virus,

-Cowpea mild mottle virus,

-Lettuce infectious yellow virus,

-Pepper mild tigré virus,

-Squash leaf curl virus, or

-other viruses transmitted by Bemisia tabaci Genn., and where Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) or other vectors of the relevant plant pests are not known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of the relevant plant pests in column 2 of this item have been observed on the plants during their complete cycle of vegetation
84.

Plants, other than seeds, bulbs, tubers, corms or rhizomes, intended for planting, originating in any third country where the following plant pests are known to occur:

-Bean golden mosaic virus,

-Cowpea mild mottle virus,

-Lettuce infectious yellow virus,

-Pepper mild tigré virus,

-Squash leaf curl virus, or

-other viruses transmitted by Bemisia tabaci Genn., and where Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) or other vectors of the relevant plant pests are known to occur

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of the relevant plant pests in column 2 of this item have been observed on the plants during an adequate period, and:

(a) the plants originate in an area known to be free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. and other vectors of the plant pests;

(b) the place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. and other vectors of the plant pests on official inspections carried out at appropriate times;

(c) the plants have been subjected to an appropriate treatment aimed at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn.; or

(d) the plants originate from plant material (explant) which is free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) and which did not show any symptoms of Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations), are grown in vitro in a sterile medium under sterile conditions that preclude the possibility of infestation with Bemisia tabaci Genn. (non-European populations) and are shipped in transparent containers under sterile conditions

85.Seeds of Helianthus annuus L., originating in any third country

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area known to be free from Plasmopara halstedii (Farlow) Berl. and de Toni; or

(b) other than those that have been produced on varieties resistant to all races of Plasmopara halstedii (Farlow) Berl. and de Toni present in the area of production, they have been subjected to an appropriate treatment against Plasmopara halstedii (Farlow) Berl. and de Toni

86.Seeds of Solanum lycopersicum L., originating in any third country

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been obtained by means of an appropriate acid extraction method and:

(a) they originate in an area where Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. michiganensis (Smith) Davis et al., Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria (Doidge) Dye or Potato spindle tuber viroid are not known to occur;

(b) no symptoms of the diseases caused by those plant pests have been observed on the plants at the place of production during their complete cycle of vegetation; or

(c) the seeds have been subjected to official testing for at least those plant pests on a representative sample and using appropriate methods, and have been found free from those plant pests

87.Seeds of Medicago sativa L., originating in any third country

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) no symptoms of Ditylenchus dipsaci (Kühn) Filipjev have been observed at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation and no Ditylenchus dipsaci (Kühn) Filipjev has been revealed by laboratory tests on a representative sample;

(b) fumigation has taken place prior to export; or

(c) the seeds have been subjected to an appropriate physical treatment against Ditylenchus dipsaci (Kühn) Filipjev and have been found to be free of Ditylenchus dipsaci (Kühn) Filipjev after laboratory tests on a representative sample

88.Seeds of Medicago sativa L., originating in any third country where Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al. is known to occur

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus David et al. has not been known to occur on the farm or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last 10 years;

(b) either:

(i) the crop belongs to a variety recognised as being highly resistant to Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al.;

(ii) it has not yet started its fourth complete cycle of vegetation from sowing when the seed was harvested, and there was not more than one preceding seed harvest from the crop; or

(iii) the content of inert matter which has been determined in accordance with the rules applicable for the certification of seed marketed in the European Union, does not exceed 0.1% by weight;

(c) no symptoms of Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al. have been observed at the place of production, or on any Medicago sativa L. crop adjacent to it, during the last complete cycle of vegetation or, where appropriate, the last two cycles of vegetation; and

(d) the crop has been grown on land on which no previous Medicago sativa L. crop has been present during the last three years prior to sowing

89.Seeds of Oryza sativa L., originating in any third country

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they have been officially tested by appropriate nematological tests and have been found free from Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie; or

(b) they have been subjected to an appropriate hot water treatment or other appropriate treatment against Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie

90.Seeds of Phaseolus L., originating in any third country

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area known to be free from Xanthomonas campestris pv. phaseoli (Smith) Dye; or

(b) a representative sample of the seeds has been tested and found free from Xanthomonas campestris pv. phaseoli (Smith) Dye

91.Seeds of Zea mays L., originating in any third country

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) they originate in an area known to be free from Erwinia stewartii (Smith) Dye; or

(b_) a representative sample of the seeds has been tested and found free from Erwinia stewartii (Smith) Dye

92.Seeds of the genera Triticum, Secale or XTriticosecale from Afghanistan, India, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa or the USA where Tilletia indica Mitra is known to occurThe seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area where Tilletia indica Mitra is known not to occur, and the name of the area must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or the phytosanitary certificate for re-export
93.Grain of the genera Triticum, Secale or XTriticosecale from Afghanistan, India, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa or the USA where Tilletia indica Mitra is known to occur

The grain must be accompanied by an official statement that:

(a) it originates in an area where Tilletia indica Mitra is known not to occur, and the name of the area must vbe mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate or the phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “place or origin”; or

(b) no symptoms of Tilletia indica Mitra have been observed on the plants at the place of production during their last complete cycle of vegetation and representative samples of the grain have been taken both at the time of harvest and before shipment and have been tested and found free from Tilletia indica Mitra, which must be evidenced by a statement “tested and found free from Tilletia indica Mitra” on the phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export under the heading “name of produce”

[F1293A.Cut flowers of Orchidaceae originating in Thailand

The cut flowers must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” that they have been:

(a) produced at a place of production which has been found to be free from Thrips palmi Karny in official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to export; or

(b) subjected, as a consignment prior to export, to an appropriate fumigation treatment to ensure freedom from thysanoptera.

Where paragraph (b) applies, the specification of the fumigation treatment must also be included under the heading “Disinfestation and/or disinfection treatment” of the certificate]

94.Susceptible plants within the meaning of Article 1(2) of Decision 2002/757/EC originating in the USA

The plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or a phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes:

(a) an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” that they:

(i) meet the requirements in point 1a(a) or 1a(b) of Annex 1 to Decision 2002/757/EC; and

(ii) have been found free from non-European isolates of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in't Veld sp. nov.; and

(b) where point 1a(a) of that Annex applies, the name of the area in which they originate under the heading “place of origin”

[F1394A.Seeds of Solanum lycopersicum L. originating in any third country

The seeds must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” that they have been obtained by means of an appropriate acid extraction method and that they:

(a) originate in an area in which Pepino mosaic virus is known not to occur;

(b) no symptoms of Pepino mosaic virus have been observed on the plants at the place of production during their complete cycle of vegetation; or

(c) have undergone official testing for Pepino mosaic virus on a representative sample and using appropriate methods, and have been found in these tests to be free from Pepino mosaic virus]

95.Specified plants within the meaning given in Article 1(2) of Decision 2007/433/EC originating in any third country

The plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or a phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” that they:

(a) originate in a place of production which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin; and

(b) meet the requirements specified in point 1(a), (b) or (c) of Annex 1 to Decision 2007/433/EC

96.Specified plants within the meaning of Article 1(a) of Decision 2012/138/EU originating in China

The plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes:

(a) an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” in accordance with point 1 of Section 1(B) of Annex 1 to Decision 2012/138/EU; and

(b) where point 1(b) of that Section applies, the place of production of the plants must meet the requirements specified in Article 3(c) of Decision 2012/138/EU

97.Specified plants within the meaning of Article 1(a) of Decision 2012/138/EU originating in any third country where Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) is known to be present, other than China

The plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes:

(a) an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” in accordance with point 1 of Section 1(A) of Annex 1 to Decision 2012/138/EU; and

(b) where point 1(a) of that Section applies, the name of the relevant pest-free area under the heading “place of origin”

98.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa sp. n, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) is known to be presentThe tubers must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” in accordance with Section 1 of Annex 1 to Decision 2012/270/EU
99.Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, which can only grow in water or soil that is permanently saturated with water and which originate in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” in accordance with Section 1 of Annex 1 to Decision 2012/697/EU
100.Live pollen of Actinidia Lindl. or plants, other than seeds, of Actinidia Lindl. intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe live pollen or plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” in accordance with Section 1 of Annex 1 to Decision 2012/756/EU
101.Specified plants within the meaning of Article 1(c) of Decision (EU) 2015/789 originating in any third country, other than a third country where Xyella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is known to be present

The plants must:

(a) originate in a third country which has been notified to the European Commission by the national plant protection organisation of the third country concerned as being a country where the specified organism is not present in accordance with Article 16(a) of Decision (EU) 2015/789; and

(b) be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration”:

(i) in accordance with Article 16(b) of that Decision; or

(ii) in the case of plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Coffea, Lavandula dentata L., Nerium oleander L., Olea europaea L., Polygala myrtifolia L., or Prunus dulcis (Mill.) D.A. Webb, in accordance with Article 16(b) and the second subparagraph of Article 16 of that Decision.

102.Specified plants within the meaning of Article 1(c) of Decision (EU) 2015/789 originating in any third country where Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is known to be present

The plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes:

(a) in the case of plants originating in an area which has been established as free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) in accordance with ISPM No. 4 and has been notified to the European Commission by the relevant national plant protection organisation in accordance with Article 17(2)(a) of Decision 2015/789, the name of the area under the heading “place of origin”;

(b) in the case of plants which originate in an area where Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is known to be present and have not been grown for their entire production cycle in vitro:

(i) an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” in accordance with Article 17(3) of that Decision; and

(ii) the name of the site from which they originate under the heading “place of origin”;

(c) in the case of plants which originate in an area where Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is known to be present and have been grown for their entire production cycle in vitro:

(i) an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” in accordance with Article 17(3a) of that Decision; and

(ii) the name of the site from which they originate under the heading “place of origin”

103.F14. . .F14. . .
104.Specified plants within the meaning of Article 1(a) of Decision (EU) 2015/893 originating in any third country where Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) is known to be present

The plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or a phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes:

(a) an official statement under the heading “Additional declaration” that they meet the requirements specified in point (1)(a), (b) or (c) of Section 1(A) of Annex II to Decision (EU) 2015/893; and

(b) where point (1)(a) of that Section applies, the name of the relevant pest-free area under the heading “place of origin”

105.Plants of Fraxinus L., intended for planting originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which has been issued by the national plant protection organisation of the country from which the plants originate and which includes under the heading “Additional declaration” an official statement that the plants have been grown throughout their life in an area which has been established and is maintained as an area free from Chalara fraxinea T. Kowalski (including its teleomorph Hymenoscyphus pseudoalbidus) in accordance with ISPM No. 4
[F15106.Specified plants within the meaning of Article 1(b) of Decision (EU) 2018/1503 originating in any third country where Aromia bungii (Faldermann) is known to be present

The plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate or phytosanitary certificate for re-export which includes an official statement under the heading “Additional Declaration”:

(a) that the plants have been grown throughout their life in a place of production which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin and situated in an area, established by that organisation, in accordance with ISPMNo. 4 and mentioned under the entry “place of origin”; or

(b) that the plants have been grown during a period of at least two years prior to export, or, in the case of plants which are younger than two years, have been grown throughout their life, in a place of production established as free from Aromia bungii (Faldermann), in accordance with ISPMNo. 4 and that the following conditions are fulfilled:

(i) the place of origin is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin and mentioned ;

(ii) the place of production has been subjected annually to at least two meticulous official inspections for any sign of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) carried out at appropriate times, and no signs of the organisms have been found;

(iii) the place of production is with complete physical protection against the introduction of Aromia bungii (Faldermann), or has been subjected to appropriate preventive treatment and surrounded by a buffer zone with a radius of at least 4 km where official surveys for the presence or signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) are carried out annually at appropriate times;

(iv) where the presence or signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) have been found, eradication measures under Article 6 of Decision 2018/1503 have been taken to restore the pest freedom of the buffer zone;

(v) immediately prior to export, consignments of the plants have been subjected to a meticulous official inspection for the presence of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) , in particular in stems and branches of those plants. That inspection has included targeted destructive sampling under Article 11(b)(v) of Decision 2018/1503; or

(c) that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which fulfil the requirements of point (b), grafted with scions which meet the following requirements:

(i) at the time of export, the grafted scions are no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point;

(ii) the grafted plants have been inspected in accordance with point (b)(ii)]

F1Part A of Annex IV to Council Directive 2000/29/EC (OJ No L 169, 10.7.2000, p. 1), as last amended by Regulation (EU) No 652/2014 (OJ No L 189, 27.6.2014, p. 1).

F5Words in Sch. 4 Pt. A item 19 omitted (1.9.2019) by virtue of The Plant Health (Amendment No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019 (S.R. 2019/160), arts. 1, 7(1)(d)(i)

F7Sch. 4 Pt. A items 21-22D substituted for Sch. 4 Pt. A items 21, 22 (1.9.2019) by The Plant Health (Amendment No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019 (S.R. 2019/160), arts. 1, 7(1)(e)

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