Search Legislation

The Seed (Fees) (Scotland) Regulations 2014

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Regulation 4(2)(a)

SCHEDULE 1FEES FOR MATTERS RELATING TO THE SEED MARKETING REGULATIONS

This schedule has no associated Policy Notes
Matter

Fee

£

A.  Initial fees
(i)Initial fee per hectare or part thereof, except where sub-paragraph (ii) applies, for crops intended to produce:—
(a)Pre-Basic Seed or Basic Seed29.60
(b)Certified Seed, Certified Seed of the First Generation, Certified Seed of the Second Generation or Certified Seed of the Third Generation4.25
(ii)Reduced initial fee per hectare or part thereof for applications referred to in sub-paragraph (i)(a) or (b) which are withdrawn before arrangements have been made for the purposes of an official examination2.75
(iii)Late application fee per crop payable in addition to initial fee under sub-paragraph (i)(a) or (b) where application is not made by the date for enabling arrangements to be made for an official examination of a crop grown to produce seed of a species to which any instrument comprising the Seed Marketing Regulations apply29.00
B.  Crop inspection fees
(i)Fee for the official examination of crops other than a hybrid of swede rape intended to produce Pre-Basic Seed, Basic Seed, Certified Seed, Certified Seed of the First Generation, Certified Seed of the Second Generation or Certified Seed of the Third Generation, per hectare or part thereof examined18.50
(ii)Fee for the official field inspection of a hybrid of swede rape, per hectare or part thereof examined55.50
(iii)Fee for the further official examination of crops intended to produce Pre-Basic Seed, Basic Seed, Certified Seed, Certified Seed of the First Generation, Certified Seed of the Second Generation or Certified Seed of the Third Generation, per hectare or part thereof examined, except:—18.50
(a)further official examination of crops for wild oats, per hectare or part thereof examined8.50
(b)further official examination of crops in respect of isolation distance, per hectare or part thereof examined3.35
(c)further official examination of crops which have been lodged, per hectare or part thereof examined7.50
(iv)Fee for the authentication of seed lot sown (where this has not been carried out at crop inspection), per crop7.50
(v)Fee for the official examination of crops where there has been an official post control the results of which have been unsatisfactory, per hectare or part thereof examined18.50
(vi)Fee payable in addition to fee under sub-paragraph (i) to (v) above where arrangements have been made for an official examination to be carried out by a licenced crop inspector and the applicant subsequently requests that the examination be carried out instead by the Scottish Ministers29.00
C.  Seed lot fees
Fee for issuing an official certificate or a breeder’s confirmation (other than in the circumstances described under paragraph D below) in respect of a seed lot certifying the seed to be:—
(i)of a multiplication category85.00
(ii)of a final generation category33.00
D.  Seed lot re-entry fee
Fee for issuing an official certificate or a breeder’s confirmation in respect of a seed lot where, following an application for certification of the seed to be within one particular category, that application has been withdrawn and a new application has been submitted for certification of the seed within another category, as follows:—
(i)Pre-Basic Seed, Basic Seed, Certified Seed or Certified Seed of the First Generation35.00
(ii)Certified Seed of the Second Generation or Certified Seed of the Third Generation17.45
E.  Sampling fees
Fee per seed lot for the sampling or re-sampling of a seed lot for the purposes of an official examination, and for sampling or re-sampling imported seed intended for further multiplication50.12
F.  Official label fees
Fee per seed lot for the issue and printing of a:—
(i)tear resistant label for breeder’s confirmation seed, Pre-Basic seed or seed for export40.50
(ii)self adhesive label for breeder’s confirmation seed, Pre-Basic seed or seed for export28.00
G.  OECD Certificate
Fee per certificate for issuing an Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Certificate25.00
H. Higher Voluntary Standard (HVS)
Fee per seed lot for verification that a seed lot meets the applicable Higher Voluntary Standards (HVS)7.00

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Policy Note

Policy Note sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Scottish Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Scottish Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Scottish Statutory Instrument or Draft Scottish Statutory Instrument laid before the Scottish Parliament from July 2012 onwards. Prior to this date these type of notes existed as ‘Executive Notes’ and accompanied Scottish Statutory Instruments from July 2005 until July 2012.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources