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The Plant Health (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2019

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Regulation 64

SCHEDULE 1

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Article 2(1)

SCHEDULE 1Prohibited plant pests

PART APlant pests not known to occur in any part of the United Kingdom

Insects, mites and nematodes
1.Acleris spp. (non-European)
2.Agrilus anxius Gory
3.Agrilus plannipennis Fairmaire
4.Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch)
5.Anomala orientalis Waterhouse
6.Anoplophora chinensis (Forster)
7.Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky)
8.Anthonomus eugenii Cano
9.Arrhenodes minutus Drury
10.Bactericera cockerelli (Sulc.)
11.Bemisia tabaci Genn., a vector of viruses such as: Bean golden mosaic virus, Cowpea mild mottle virus, Lettuce infectious yellow virus, Pepper mild tigré virus, Squash leaf curl virus, Euphorbia mosaic virus or Florida tomato virus
12.Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al.
13.Cicadellidae (non-European) known to be vectors of Pierce’s disease (caused by Xylella fastidiosa), such as: Carneocephala fulgida Nottingham, Draeculacephala minerva Ball or Graphocephala atropunctata (Signoret)
14.Choristoneura spp. (non-European)
15.Conotrachelus nenuphar (Herbst)
16.Dendrolimus sibiricus Tschetverikov
17.Diabrotica barberi Smith and Lawrence
18.Diabrotica undecimpunctata howardi Barber
19.Diabrotica undecimpunctata undecimpunctata Mannerheim
20.Diabrotica virgifera zeae Krysan & Smith
21.Diaphorina citri Kuway
22.Dryocosmus kuriphilus Yasumatsu
23.Heliothis zea (Boddie)
24.Hirschmanniella spp., other than Hirschmanniella gracilis (de Man) Luc and Goodey
25.Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham)
26.Leptinotarsa decemlineata Say
27.Liriomyza sativae Blanchard
28.Longidorus diadecturus Eveleigh and Allen
29.Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations)
30.Monochamus spp. (non-European)
31.Myndus crudus Van Duzee
32.Nacobbus aberrans (Thorne) Thorne and Allen
33.Naupactus leucoloma Boheman
34.Popillia japonica Newman
35.Premnotrypes spp. (non-European)
36.Pseudopityophthorus minutissimus (Zimmermann)
38.Rhizoecus hibisci Kawai and Takagi
39.Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier)
40.Rhynchophorus palmarum (L.)
41.Saperda candida Fabricius
42.Scaphoideus luteolus Van Duzee
43.Spodoptera eridania (Cramer)
44.Spodoptera frugiperda (J E Smith)
45.Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval)
46.Spodoptera litura (Fabricus)
47.Thrips palmi Karny
48.Tephritidae (non-European) such as Anastrepha fraterculus (Wiedemann), Anastrepha ludens (Loew), Anastrepha obliqua Macquart, Anastrepha suspensa (Loew), Dacus ciliatus Loew, Dacus curcurbitae Coquillet, Dacus dorsalis Hendel, Dacus tryoni (Froggatt), Dacus tsuneonis Miyake, Dacus zonatus Saund., Epochra canadensis (Loew), Pardalaspis cyanescens Bezzi, Pardalaspis quinaria Bezzi, Pterandrus rosa (Karsch), Rhacochlaena japonica Ito, Rhagoletis cingulata (Loew), Rhagoletis completa Cresson, Rhagoletis fausta (Osten-Sacken), Rhagoletis indifferens Curran, Rhagoletis mendax Curran, Rhagoletis pomonella Walsh, Rhagoletis ribicola Doane or Rhagoletis suavis (Loew)
49.Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick)
50.Trioza erytreae Del Guercio
51.Xiphinema americanum Cobb sensu lato (non-European populations)
52.Xiphinema californicum Lamberti and Bleve-Zacheo
Bacteria
1.Candidatus Liberibacter spp., a causal agent of Huanglongbing disease of citrus/citrus greening
2.Clavibacter michiganensis (Smith) Davis et al. spp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kotthoff) Davis et al.
3.Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.)
4.Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii
5.Xanthomonas citri pv. citri
Fungi
1.Ceratocystis fagacearum (Bretz) Hunt
2.Chrysomyxa arctostaphyli Dietel
3.Cronartium spp. (non-European)
4.Endocronartium spp. (non-European)
5.Guignardia laricina (Sawada) Yamamoto and Ito
6.Gymnosporangium spp. (non-European)
7.Inonotus weirii (Murrill) Kotlaba and Pouzar
8.Melampsora farlowii (Arthur) Davis
9.Melampsora medusa Thümen
10.Mycosphaerella larici-leptolepis Ito et al.
11.Mycosphaerella populorum G E Thompson
12.Phoma andina Turkensteen
13.Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa
14.Phyllosticta solitaria Ellis & Everhart
15.Septoria lycopersici Speg. var malagutii Ciccarone and Boerema
16.Thecaphora solani Barrus
17.Tilletia indica Mitra
18.Trechispora brinkmannii (Bresad.) Rogers
Viruses and virus-like organisms
1.Apple proliferation mycoplasm
2.Apricot chlorotic leaf roll mycoplasm
3.Candidatus Phytoplasma ulmi
4.Potato viruses or virus-like organisms such as: Andean potato latent virus, Andean potato mottle virus, Arracacha virus B oca strain, Potato black ringspot virus, Potato spindle tuber viroid, Potato virus T or non-European isolates of potato viruses A, M, S, V, X and Y (including Yo, Yn and Yc) or Potato leafroll virus
5.Tobacco ringspot virus
6.Tomato ringspot virus
7.Viruses or virus-like organisms of Cydonia Mill, Fragaria L., Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyrus L., Ribes L., Rubus L., or Vitis L., such as: Blueberry leaf mottle virus, Cherry rasp leaf virus (American), Peach mosaic virus (American), Peach phony rickettsia, Peach rosette mosaic virus, Peach rosette mycoplasm, Peach X-disease mycoplasm, Peach yellows mycoplasm, Plum line pattern virus (American), Raspberry leaf curl virus (American), Strawberry latent “C” virus, Strawberry vein banding virus, Strawberry witches’ broom mycoplasma or non-European viruses or virus-like organisms of Cydonia Mill., Fragaria L., Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyrus L., Ribes L., Rubus L. or Vitis L.
8.Viruses transmitted by Bemisia tabaci Genn., such as: Bean golden mosaic virus, Cowpea mild mottle virus, Lettuce infectious yellow virus, Pepper mild tigré virus, Squash leaf curl virus, Euphorbia mosaic virus or Florida tomato virus
Parasitic plants
1.Arceuthobium spp. (non-European)

PART BPlant pests known to occur in the United Kingdom

Insects, mites and nematodes
1.Globodera pallida Stone Behrens
2.Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens
3.Meloidogyne fallax Karssen
4.Opogona sacchari (Bojer)
Bacteria
1.Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al.
Fungi
1.Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival
Viruses and virus-like organisms
1.Pear decline mycoplasm

PART CPlant pests which must not be introduced into, or spread within, a relevant UK pest free area

Item Plant pest Description of UK pest free area
1.Beet necrotic yellow vein virusNorthern Ireland
2.Liriomyza bryoniae (Kaltenbach)Northern Ireland
3.Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard)Northern Ireland
4.Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess)Northern Ireland
5.Thaumetopoea processionea L.The United Kingdom, except the local authority areas of Barking and Dagenham, Barnet, Basildon, Basingstoke and Dene, Bexley, Bracknell Forest, Brent, Brentwood, Bromley, Broxbourne, Camden, Castle Point, Chelmsford, Chiltern, City of London, City of Westminster, Crawley, Croydon, Dacorum, Dartford, Ealing, East Hertfordshire, Elmbridge District, Enfield, Epping Forest, Epsom and Ewell District, Gravesham, Greenwich, Guildford, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harlow, Harrow, Hart, Havering, Hertsmere, Hillingdon, Horsham, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea, Kingston upon Thames, Lambeth, Lewisham, Littlesford, Medway, Merton, Mid Sussex, Mole Valley, Newham, North Hertfordshire, Reading, Redbridge, Reigate and Banstead, Richmond Upon Thames, Runnymede District, Rushmoor, Sevenoaks, Slough, South Bedfordshire, South Bucks, South Oxfordshire, Southwark, Spelthorne District, St Albans, Sutton, Surrey Heath, Tandridge, Three Rivers, Thurrock, Tonbridge and Malling, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, Wandsworth, Watford, Waverley, Welwyn, Hatfield, West Berkshire, Windsor and Maidenhead, Woking, Wokingham and Wycombe

PART DPlant pests which are subject to emergency measures and must not be introduced into, or spread within, Scotland

1.Aromia bungii (Faldermann)
2.Chalara fraxinea T. Kowalski, including its teleomorph Hymenoscyphus pseudoalbidus
3.Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa. Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner)
4.Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell
5.Pomacea (Perry)
6.Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in’t Veld sp. nov.
7.Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto

Article 2(1)

SCHEDULE 2Prohibited infested material

PART ARelevant material which may not be brought into or moved within Scotland if the material is carrying or infected with plant pests that are not known to occur in the United Kingdom

Insects, mites and nematodes

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Plant pest

1.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Aleurocanthus spp.
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for plantingAnthonomus bisignifer (Schenkling)
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for plantingAnthonomus signatus (Say)
4.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Aonidiella citrina Coquillett
5.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for planting or seeds of Oryza spp.Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie
6.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Juniperus L., originating in any country outside EuropeAschistonyx eppoi Inouye
7.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill. Malus Mill, Prunus L. or Pyrus L., originating in any country outside EuropeCarposina niponenis Walsingham
8.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Circulifer haematoceps (Mulsant and Rey)
9.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Circulifer tenellus (Baker)
10.Plants, other than seeds of Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill., Prunus L. or Rosa L., originating in any country outside EuropeEnarmonia packardi (Zeller)
11.Plants, other than seeds, of Crataegus L., Malus Mill., Photinia LdL., Prunus L. or Rosa L., or fruit of Malus Mill. or Prunus L., originating in any country outside EuropeEnarmonia prunivora Walsh
12.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Eotetranychus lewisi (McGregor)
13.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Eutetranychus orientalis Klein
14.Plants, other than seeds of Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill., Prunus L. or Pyrus L., originating in any country outside EuropeGrapholita inopinata Heinrich
15.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L., Pelargonium L’Herit ex Ait. or the family Solanaceae, intended for plantingHelicoverpa armigera (Hübner)
16.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Hishomonus phycitis (Distant)
17.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Leucaspis japonica Ckll.
18.Seeds of Cruciferae, Gramineae or Trifolium spp., originating in Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Chile, New Zealand or UruguayListronotus bonariensis (Kuschel)
19.

Cut flowers or leafy vegetables of Apium graveolens L. or plants of herbaceous species, intended for planting, other than:

  • bulbs,

  • corms,

  • plants of the family Gramineae,

  • rhizomes, or

  • seeds

Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard)
20.

Cut flowers or leafy vegetables of Apium graveolens L. or plants of herbaceous species, intended for planting, other than:

  • bulbs,

  • corms,

  • plants of the family Gramineae,

  • rhizomes, or

  • seeds

Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess)
21.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Vitis L.

Margarodes, non-European species, such as:

  • Margarodes vitis (Philippi)

  • Margarodes vredendalensis de Klerk

  • Margarodes prieskaensis Jakubski

22.Plants, other than seeds, of Pyrus L., originating in any country outside EuropeNumonia pyrivorella (Matsumura)
23.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Juniperus L., originating in any third country outside EuropeOligonychus perditus Pritchard and Baker
24.Plants of Palmae, intended for planting, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over 5 cm 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. or Washingtonia Raf.Paysandisia archon (Burmeister)
25.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of conifersPissodes spp. (non-European)
26.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 mediumRadopholus similis (Cobb) Thorne
27.Plants of Palmae, intended for planting, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over 5 cm and belonging to the following taxa: Areca catechu L., Arenga pinnata (Wurmb) Merr., Bismarckia Hildebr. & H. Wendl., Borassus flabellifer L., Brahea armata S. Watson, Brahea edulis H. Wendl., Butia capitata (Mart.) Becc., Calamus merrillii Becc., Caryota maxima Blume, Caryota cumingii Lodd. Ex Mart., Chamaerops humilis L., Cocos nucifera L., Copernicia Mart., Corypha utan Lam., Elaeis guineenis Jacq., Howea forsteriana Becc., Jubaea chilensis (Molina) Baill., Livistona australis C. Martius, Livistona decora (W. Bull) Dowe, Livistonia rotundifolia (Lam.) Mart., Metroxylon sagu Rottb., Phoenix canariensis Chabaud, Phoenix dactylifera L., Phoenix reclinata Jacq., Phoenix roebelenii O’Brien, Phoenix sylvestris (L.) Roxb., Phoenix theophrasti Greuter, Pritchardia Seem. & H. Wendl., Ravenea rivularis Jum. & H. Perrier, Roystonea regia (Kunth) O.F. Cook, Sabal palmetto (Walter) Lodd. ex Schult. & Schult. f., Syagrus roman-zoffiana (Cham.) Glassman, Trachycarpus fortunei (Hook.) H. Wendl. or Washingtonia Raf.Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier)
28.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.; or plants of Araceae, Marantaceae, Musaceae, Persea spp. or Strelitziaceae, in any case rooted or with growing medium attached or which appear to have been in contact with growing mediumRadopholus citrophilus Huettel Dickson and Kaplan
29.Plants, other than seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Scirtothrips aurantii Faure
30.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood
31.Plants, other than seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Scirtothrips citri (Moultex)
32.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L.Scrobipalpopsis solanivora Povolny
33.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill., Prunus L. or Pyrus L., originating in any country outside EuropeTachypterellus quadrigibbus Say
34.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Pinus L., intended for plantingThaumetopoea pitycampa Denis & Schiffermüller
35.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Toxoptera citricida (Kirk.)
36.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Unaspis citri Comstock
Bacteria

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Plant pest

1.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Citrus variegated chlorosis
2.Plants of Solanum lycopersicum L., intended for plantingClavibacter michiganensis ssp. michiganensis (Smith) Davis et al.
3.Seeds of Zea mays L.Erwinia stewartii (Smith) Dye
4.Plants, other than seeds, of Dianthus L., intended for plantingPseudomonas caryophylli (Burkholder) Starr and Burkholder
5.Plants, other than seeds, of Prunus persica (L.) Batsch or Prunus persica var. nectarina (Ait.) Maxim, intended for plantingPseudomonas syringae pv. persicae (Prunier et al.) Young et al.
6.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Spiroplasma citri Saglio et al.
7.Plants, other than seeds, of Prunus L., intended for plantingXanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Smith) Vauterin et al.
8.Seeds of Phaseolus L.Xanthomonas campestris pv. phaseoli (Smith) Dye
9.Plants of Solanum lycopersicum L. or Capsicum spp., intended for plantingXanthomonas campestris pv. vesticatoria (Doidge) Dye
10.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Vitis L.Xylophilus ampelinus (Panagopoulos) Willems et al.
11.Seeds of Oryza spp.Xanthomonas campestris pv. oryzae (Ishiyama) Dye and pv. oryzicola (Fang. et al.) Dye
Fungi

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Plant pest

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill. or Pyrus L., intended for planting, originating in any country outside EuropeAlternaria alternata (Fr.) Keissler (non-European pathogenic isolates)
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Corylus L., intended for planting, originating in Canada or the USAAnisogramma anomala (Peck) E. Müller
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Prunus L., intended for plantingApiosporina morbosa (Schwein.) v. Arx
4.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Pinus L., intended for plantingAtropellis spp.
5.Plants, other than seeds, of Platanus L., intended for planting,Ceratocystis platani (J.M. Walter) Engelbr. & T.C. Harr.
6.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Acer saccharum MarshCeratocystis virescens (Davidson) Moreau
7.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Pinus L.Cercoseptoria pini-densiflorae (Hori and Nambu) Deighton
8.Plants, other than seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Cercospora angolensis Carv. and Mendes
9.Plants, other than seeds, of Vaccinium spp., intended for plantingDiaporthe vaccinii Shaer
10.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.; or plants, other than fruit or seeds (except fruit of Citrus reticulata Blanco and Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck) of Citrus L., originating in any country in South AmericaElsinoe spp. Bitanc. and Jenk. Mendes
11.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Phoenix spp.Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. albedinis (Kilian and Maire) Gordon
12.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill., Prunus L. or Pyrus L., originating in any country outside EuropeGuignardia piricola (Nosa) Yamamoto
13.Plants, other than seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Phoma tracheiphila (Petri) Kanchaveli and Gikashvili
14.Seeds of Helianthus annuus L.Plasmopara halstedii (Farlow) Berl. and de Toni
15.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of SolanaceaePuccinia pittieriana Hennings
16.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Pinus L.Scirrhia acicola (Dearn.) Siggers
17.Plants, other than seeds, of Pinus L., intended for plantingScirrhia pini Funk and Parker
18.Plants, other than seeds, of Ulmus L. or Zelkova L., intended for plantingStegophora ulmea (Schweintz: Fries) Sydow & Sydow
19.Plants, other than seeds, of Pyrus L., intended for planting, originating in any country outside EuropeVenturia nashicola Tanaka and Yamamoto
Viruses and virus-like organisms

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Plant pest

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L., intended for plantingBeet curly top virus (non-European isolates)
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L., intended for plantingBeet leaf curl virus
3.Plants of Rubus L., intended for plantingBlack raspberry latent virus
4.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Blight or blight-like
5.Plants, other than seeds, of Palmae, intended for planting, originating in any country outside EuropeCadang-Cadang viroid
6.Plants, other than seeds, of Ulmus L., intended for plantingCandidatus Phytoplasma ulmi
7.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul. or Solanum lycopersicum L., intended for plantingChrysanthemum stem necrosis virus
8.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Citrus mosaic virus
9.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Citrus tristeza virus
10.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Vitis L.Grapevine flavescence dorée MLO
11.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Leprosis
12.Plants, other than seeds, of Prunus cerasus L., Prunus avium L., Prunus incisa Thunb., Prunus sargentii Rehd., Prunus serrula Franch., Prunus serrulata Lindl., Prunus speciosa (Koidz.) Ingram, Prunus subhirtella Miq. or Prunus yedoensis Matsum., or their cultivars, intended for plantingLittle cherry pathogen (non-European isolates)
13.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Naturally spreading psorosis
14.Plants, other than seeds, of Palmae, intended for planting, originating in any third country outside EuropePalm lethal yellowing mycoplasm
15.Plants of Solanum lycopersicum L., Capsicum annum L. or Capsicum frutescens L., intended for planting, or plants of Solanum tuberosum L.Potato spindle tuber viroid
16.Plants, other than seeds, of Solanaceae, intended for plantingPotato stolbur mycoplasm
17.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Satsuma dwarf virus
18.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Tatter leaf virus
19.Plants, other than seeds, of Solanum lycopersicum L., intended for plantingTomato yellow leaf curl virus
20.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Witches’ broom (MLO)

PART BRelevant material which may not be brought into or moved within Scotland if the material is carrying or infected with regulated plant pests known to occur in the United Kingdom

Insects, mites and nematodes

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Plant pest

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Fuchsia L., intended for plantingAculops fuchsiae Keifer
2.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Vitis L.Daktulosphaira vitifoliae (Fitch)
3.Flowers, bulbs or corms of Crocus L., miniature cultivars of the genus Gladiolus Tourn. ex. L. including Gladiolus callianthus Marais, Gladiolus colvillei Sweet, Gladiolus nanus hort., Gladiolus ramosus hort., Gladiolus tubergenii hort., Hyacinthus L., Iris L., Trigridia Juss. or Tulipa L., intended for planting; or potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum L.), intended for plantingDitylenchus destructor Thorne
4.Seeds or bulbs of Allium ascalonicum L., Allium cepa L. or Allium schoenoprasum L., intended for planting; plants of Allium porrum L., intended for planting; bulbs or corms of Camassia Lindl., Chionodoxa Boiss., Crocus flavus Weston “Golden Yellow”, Galanthus L., Galtonia candicans (Baker) Decne, Hyacinthus L., Ismene Herbert, Muscari Miller, Narcissus L., Ornithogalum L., Puschkinia Adams, Scilla L. or Tulipa L., intended for planting; or seeds of Medicago sativa L.Ditylenchus dipsaci (Kühn) Filipjev
5.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf.Parasaissetia nigra (Nietner)
Bacteria

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Plant pest

1.Seeds of Medicago sativa L.Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus (McCulloch) Davis et al.
2.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 plantingErwinia amylovora (Burr.) Winsl. et al.
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Dianthus L., intended for plantingErwinia chrysanthemi pv. dianthicola (Hellmers) Dickey
4.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for plantingXanthomonas fragariae Kennedy and King
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Plant pest

1.Plants of Castanea Mill., intended for planting; plants, other than seeds, of Quercus L., intended for plantingCryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., intended for plantingDidymella ligulicola (Baker, Dimock and Davis) v. Arx
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Dianthus L., intended for plantingPhialophora cinerescens (Wollenweber) van Beyma
4.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for plantingPhytophthora fragariae Hickman var. fragariae
5.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., intended for plantingPuccinia horiana Hennings
6.Plants, other than seeds, of Humulus lupulus L., intended for plantingVerticillium albo-atrum Reinke and Berthold
7.Plants, other than seeds, of Humulus lupulus L., intended for plantingVerticillium dahliae Klebahn
Viruses and virus-like organisms

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Plant pest

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L. or Rubus L., intended for plantingArabis mosaic virus
2.Plants of Rubus L., intended for plantingCherry leaf-roll virus
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., intended for plantingChrysanthemum stunt viroid
4.Plants of Rubus L., intended for plantingPrunus necrotic ringspot virus
5.Plants, other than seeds, of Prunus L., intended for plantingPlum pox virus
6.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L. or Rubus L., intended for plantingRaspberry ringspot virus
7.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for plantingStrawberry crinkle virus
8.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L. or Rubus L., intended for plantingStrawberry latent ringspot virus
9.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for plantingStrawberry mild yellow edge virus
10.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L. or Rubus L., intended for plantingTomato black ring virus
11.Plants, other than seeds, of Apium graveolens L., Capsicum annuum L., Cucumis melo L., Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., any variety of New Guinea hybrids of Impatiens, Lactuca sativa L., Solanum lycopersicum L. or Nicotiana tabacum L. of which there must be evidence that they are intended for sale to professional tobacco producers; Solanum melongena L. or Solanum tuberosum L., intended for plantingTomato spotted wilt virus

PART CRelevant material which may not be brought into or moved within a relevant UK pest free area if the material is carrying or infected with specified plant pests

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Plant pest

(4)

UK pest free area

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Larix Mill., intended for plantingCephalcia laricphila (Klug)Northern Ireland
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Picea A. Dietr., intended for plantingGilphinia hercyniae (Hartig)Northern Ireland
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Populus L., intended for plantingHypoxylon mammatum (Wahl.) J. MillerNorthern Ireland

PART DRelevant material which is subject to emergency measures and must not be brought into or moved within Scotland if the material is carrying or infected with specified plant pests

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Plant pest

1.Plants of Fraxinus L., intended for plantingChalara fraxinea T. Kowalski, including its teleomorph Hymenoscyphus pseudoalbidus

Article 2(1)

SCHEDULE 3Prohibited material

PART ARelevant material, originating in third countries, the entry of which into Scotland is prohibited

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Countries of origin

1.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Abies Mill., Cedrus Trew, Chamaecyparis Spach, Juniperus L., Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Pseudotsuga Carr. or Tsuga Carr.Any country outside Europe
2.Plants with leaves, other than fruit or seeds, of Castanea Mill. or Quercus L.Any country outside Europe
3.Plants with leaves, other than fruit or seeds, of Populus L.Any country in North America
4.Plants, other than dormant plants free from leaves, flowers and fruit, of Chaenomeles Lindl., Cydonia Mill., Crataegus L., Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyrus L. or Rosa L., intended for plantingAny country outside Europe
5.Plants, other than dormant plants free from leaves, flowers and fruit, of Photinia Lindl., intended for plantingThe USA, China, Japan, the Republic of Korea or the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
6.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. for plantingAny third country other than the European Union or Switzerland
7.Plants of stolon- or tuber-forming species of Solanum L., intended for planting, other than tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. specified in item 6Any third country other than the European Union
8.Tubers of species of Solanum L., other than those specified in items 6 and 7Any third country other than Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, the European Union, Israel, Libya, Morocco, Serbia, Switzerland, Syria, Tunisia or Turkey
9.Plants of Solanaceae, intended for planting, other than seeds and relevant material specified in items 6 to 8Any third country other than any country in the Euro-Mediterranean area
10.Soil or growing medium, which consists in whole or in part of soil or solid organic substances such as parts of plants or humus (including peat or bark), other than that composed entirely of peatBelarus, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine or any third country not in mainland Europe, other than Egypt, Israel, Libya, Morocco or Tunisia
11.Plants, other than fruit, of Vitis L.Any third country, other than the European Union or Switzerland
12.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf.Any third country, other than the European Union
13.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Phoenix spp.Algeria or Morocco
14.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill., Malus Mill., Prunus L., Pyrus L. or Fragaria L., intended for plantingAny third country, other than a country in the Euro-Mediterranean area, Australia, New Zealand, Canada or the continental states of the USA
15.Plants, other than seeds, of the family, Gramineae other than plants of the 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 plantingAny third country, other than a country in the Euro-Mediterranean area

PART BOther relevant material which is subject to emergency measures and the entry of which into Scotland is prohibited

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Countries of origin

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Coffea, intended for plantingCosta Rica or Honduras

Article 2(1)

SCHEDULE 4Regulated material

Interpretation

In this schedule—

Directive 69/464/EEC” means Council Directive on control of Potato Wart Disease 69/464/EEC(1);

“EPPO PM 10/18” means the standard describing a hot water treatment of grapevine to control Grapevine flavescence dorée phytoplasma approved by the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization(2);

“EU protected zone” means a member State or an area in a member State which is recognised as a protected zone exposed to particular plant health risks in the European Union;

“phytosanitary certificate” includes a phytosanitary certificate for re-export;

“relevant PCN Schedule” means—

(a)

in relation to relevant material produced in Scotland, schedule 15 of this Order;

(b)

in relation to relevant material produced in England, schedule 14 of the Plant Health (England) Order 2015;

(c)

in relation to relevant material produced in Wales, schedule 14 of the Plant Health (Wales) Order 2018;

(d)

in relation to relevant material produced in Northern Ireland, schedule 14 of the Plant Health Order (Northern Ireland) 2018;

“relevant Potato Wart Disease Schedule” means—

(a)

in relation to potatoes produced in Scotland, schedule 14 of this Order;

(b)

in relation to to potatoes produced in England, schedule 13 of the Plant Health (England) Order 2015;

(c)

in relation to potatoes produced in Wales, schedule 13 of the Plant Health (Wales) Order 2018;

(d)

in relation to potatoes produced in Northern Ireland, schedule 13 of the Plant Health Order (Northern Ireland) 2018;

“relevant Seed Marketing Regulations” means—

(a)

in relation to seed produced in Scotland, the Fodder Plant Seed (Scotland) Regulations 2005(3);

(b)

in relation to seed produced in England, the Seed Marketing Regulations 2011(4);

(c)

in relation to seed produced in Wales, the Seed Marketing (Wales) Regulations 2012(5);

(d)

in relation to seed produced in Northern Ireland, the Seed Marketing Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016(6);

“relevant Seed Potatoes Regulations” means—

(a)

in the case of seed potatoes produced in Scotland, the Seed Potatoes (Scotland) Regulations 2015(7);

(b)

in the case of seed potatoes produced in England, the Seeds Potatoes (England) Regulations 2015(8);

(c)

in the case of seed potatoes produced in Wales, the Seed Potatoes (Wales) Regulations 2016(9);

(d)

in the case of seed potatoes produced in Northern Ireland, the Seed Potatoes Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016(10).

PART ARelevant material, originating in third countries, which may only be brought into Scotland if specified requirements are met

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Requirements

1.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of conifers (Coniferales), originating in any third country outside EuropeThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants have been produced in a nursery and that they originate in a place of production which has been established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a place of production that is free from Pissodes spp. (non-European)
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Pinus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Scirrhia acicola (Dearn.) Siggers have been observed at their place of production or in the immediate vicinity of the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
3.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 pini Funk and Parker have been observed at their place of production or in the immediate vicinity of the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
4.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Pinus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that have been grown throughout their life in a place of production in a country in which Thaumetopoea pityocampa Denis & Schiffermüller is not known to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Thaumetopoea pityocampa Denis & Schiffermüller,

(c)

an official statement that they have been produced in nurseries which, along with their vicinity, have been found free from Thaumetopoea pityocampa Denis & Schiffermüller on the basis of official inspections and official surveys carried out at appropriate times, or

(d)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Thaumetopoea pityocampa Denis & Schiffermüller and have been inspected at appropriate times and found to be free from Thaumetopoea pityocampa Denis & Schiffermüller.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
5.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 their place of production or in the immediate vicinity of the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
6.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Quercus L., originating in the USAThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants originate in an area* which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Ceratocystis fagacearum (Bretz) Hunt.
* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
7.Plants, other than seeds, of Quercus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr, or

(b)

an official statement that 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.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
8.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 their place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
9.Plants, other than seeds, of Castanea Mill., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a place of production in a country where Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr is known not to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr, or

(c)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life, in a part of the European Union which is recognised as an EU protected zone in relation to Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill) Barr.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
10.Plants of Castanea Mill., other than plants in tissue culture, fruit or seeds, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a place of production in a country where Dryocosmus kuriphilus Yasumatsu is known not to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Dryocosmus kuriphilus Yasumatsu, or

(c)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an EU protected zone which is recognised as such in relation to Dryocosmus kuriphilus Yasumatsu.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
11.Plants, other than seeds, of Corylus L., intended for planting, originating in Canada or the USAThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants have been grown in a nursery and that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Anisogramma anomala (Peck) E. Müller, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants have been grown in a nursery and that they originate in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a place of production that is free from Anisogramma anomala (Peck) E. Müller on the basis of official inspections carried out at the place of production and in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last three complete cycles of vegetation.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

12.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, including cut branches with or without foliage, of Fraxinus L., Juglans ailantifolia 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* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire.
A phytosanitary certificate may not include any such official statement unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the area or areas.
* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
13.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, but including cut branches, with or without foliage, of Betula L., originating in any third country, other the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Agrilus anxius Gory
14.Plants, other than seeds, of Platanus L., intended for planting, originating in Armenia, the European Union, Switzerland or the USAThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Ceratoycystis platani (J.M. Walter) Engelbr. & T.C Harr., or

(b)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that they originate in a part of the European Union which is recognised as an EU protected zone in relation to Ceratoycystis platani (J.M. Walter) Engelbr. & T.C Harr.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
15.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 their place of production or in the immediate vicinity of the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
16.Plants, other than seeds, of Populus L., intended for planting, originating in any country of the American continentThe plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement that no symptoms of Mycosphaerella populorum G.E. Thompson have been observed at their place of production or in the immediate vicinity of the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
17.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Ulmus L., intended for planting, originating in the European Union or any country in North AmericaThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Candidatus Phytoplasma ulmi have been observed at their place of production or in the immediate vicinity of the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
18.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 USAThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Saperda candida Fabricius, or

(b)

an official statement that 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:

(i)

in a place of production established as free from Saperda candida Fabricius in accordance with ISPM No. 10,

(aa)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin and has been subjected annually to two official inspections for any signs of Saperda candida Fabricius carried out at appropriate times, and

(bb)

where they have been grown in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Saperda candida Fabricius or with 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

(ii)

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.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
19.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe fruits must be 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)
20.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in the European UnionThe packaging, any label attached to the packaging or any document normally used for trade purposes which accompanies the consignment of fruits must bear an appropriate origin mark (which may be a reference to the name of the country of origin)
21.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf., Microcitrus Swingle, Naringi Adans., or Swinglea Merr., originating in any third country other than the European UnionThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii,

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii,

(c)

an official statement that they originate in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii, or

(d)

an official statement:

(i)

that they have been subjected to a treatment with sodium orthophenylphenate or any other effective treatment which has been previously notified in writing to the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom by the relevant national plant protection organisation,

(ii)

that they 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, and

(iii)

that they 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)

that includes information on traceability.

A phytosanitary certificate may not include:
  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (a) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously notified the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom of this information in writing, or

  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (b) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the area or areas.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

22.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Cercospora angolensis Carv. et Mendes,

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Cercospora angolensis Carv. et Mendes, or

(c)

an official statement that no symptoms of Cercospora angolensis Carv. et Mendes have been observed in the site of production of the fruits or in the immediate vicinity of the site since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation and none of fruits harvested in the site of production has shown, on appropriate official examination, symptoms of Cercospora angolensis Carv. et Mendes.

A phytosanitary certificate may not include:
  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (a) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously notified the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom of this information in writing, or

  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (b) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the area or areas.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
23.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., other than fruits of Citrus aurantium L. or Citrus latifolia Tanaka, originating in any third country, other than Argentina, Brazil, the European Union, South Africa or UruguayThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa,

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa,

(c)

an official statement that they:

(i)

originate in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa, 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 international standards, or

(d)

an official statement that:

(i)

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

(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 have been detected in the fruits, and

(iii)

the harvested fruits from that site of production have been found free of symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa during official inspections prior to export of a representative sample defined in accordance with international standards.

A phytosanitary certificate may not include:
  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (a) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously notified the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom of this information in writing, or

  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (b) or (c) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the area(s) or place(s) of production.

Where the phytosanitary certificate includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (d), information on traceability must also be included in the phytosanitary certificate.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.
** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
24.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in any third country where Tephritidae (non-European) are known to occur on these fruitsThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Tephritidae (non-European);

(b)

if the requirements mentioned in paragraph (a) cannot be met, an official statement that no signs of Tephritidae (non-European) have been observed at the place of production of the fruits or in the immediate vicinity of the place of production 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 that none of the fruits harvested at the place of production have shown, in appropriate official examination, signs of Tephritidae (non-European);

(c)

if the requirements mentioned in paragraphs (a) and (b) cannot be met, an official statement that the fruits have been shown, on appropriate official examination on representative samples, to be free from Tephritidae (non-European) in all stages of their development, or

(d)

if the requirements mentioned in paragraphs (a) to (c) cannot be met, an official statement that the fruits have been subjected to an appropriate treatment, any acceptable vapour heat treatment, cold treatment, or quick freeze treatment, which has been shown to be efficient against Tephritidae (non-European) without damaging the fruit, or, where not available, chemical treatment as far as it is acceptable under retained EU law relating to the maximum residue levels of pesticides in or on food and feed of plant and animal origin

25.Fruits of Capsicum (L.), Citrus L., other than Citrus limon (L.) Osbeck. or Citrus aurantii-folia (Christm.) Swingle, Prunus persica (L.) Batsch or Punica granatum L., originating in any country of the African continent, Cape Verde, Israel, Madagascar, Mauritius, La Reunion or Saint HelenaThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick),

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick),

(c)

an official statement:

(i)

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

(ii)

that they are free from that plant pest as shown from official inspections carried out in the place of production at appropriate times during the growing season, which included a visual examination on representative samples of the fruits, and which includes information on traceability, or

(d)

in the case of fruits which have been subjected to an effective cold treatment or any other effective treatment to ensure freedom from Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick) which has previously been notified in writing to the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom by the relevant national plant protection organisation, an official statement they have been subjected to such a treatment, which includes the treatment data.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
26.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:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free Erwinia amylovora (Burr.) Winsl. et al.,

(b)

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,

(c)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that they originate in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Erwinia amylovora (Burr.) Winsl. et al.

A phytosanitary certificate may not include the official statement referred to in paragraph (a) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously notified the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom of this information in writing
27.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Spiroplasma citri Saglio et al., Phoma tracheiphila (Petri) Kanchaveli and Gikashvili and Citrus tristeza virus (European strains),

(b)

an official statement that the plants derive from 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 individual testing for, at least, Citrus tristeza virus (European strains), using appropriate tests or methods in line with international standards, and have been growing permanently in an insect proof glasshouse or isolated cage on which no symptoms of Spiroplasma citri Saglio et al., Phoma tracheiphila (Petri) Kanchaveli and Gikashvili or Citrus tristeza virus (European strains) have been observed, or

(c)

an official statement that they:

(i)

have been derived from 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 individual testing for, at least, Citrus tristeza virus (European strains), using appropriate tests or methods in line with international standards, and has been found free from Citrus tristeza virus (European strains) and certified free from at least Citrus tristeza virus (European strains) in official individual tests carried out according to the methods mentioned in this paragraph, and

(ii)

have been inspected and no symptoms of Spiroplasma citri Saglio et al., Phoma tracheiphila (Petri) Kanchaveli and Gikashvili or Citrus tristeza virus (European strains) have been observed since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

28.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, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Radopholus citrophilus Huettel et al. and Radopholus similis (Cobb) Thorne, or

(b)

an official statement that 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

29.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 the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Radopholus similis (Cobb) Thorne,

(b)

an official statement that 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 similis (Cobb) Thorne and have been found to be free from that plant pest, or

(c)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that no contamination by Radopholus similis (Cobb) Thorne has been observed at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

30.Plants, other than fruit but including seeds, of Aegle Corrêa, Aeglopsis Swingle, Afraegle Engl., Atalantia Corrêa, 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, other than the European Union; or seeds of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Candidatus Liberibacter spp., a causal agent of Huanglongbing disease of citrus/citrus greening.
A phytosanitary certificate may not include any such official statement unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously notified the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom of this information in writing.
31.

Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of

  • Casimiroa La Llave, Choisya Kunth, Clausena Burm. f., Murraya J.Koenig ex L., Vepris Comm, or Zanthoxylum L., originating in any third country

  • Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., originating in the European Union

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

an official statement that they originate in a country in which Trioza erytreae Del Guercio is known not to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Trioza erytreae Del Guercio, or

(c)

an official statement 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 metres.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
32.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Aegle Corrêa, Aeglopsis Swingle, Afraegle Engl., Amyris P. Browne, Atalantia Corrêa, Balsamocitrus Stapf, Choisya Kunth, Citropsis Swingle & Kellermen, Clausena Burm. f., Eremocitrus Swingle, Esenbeckia Kunth., Glycosmis Corrêa, Limonia L., Merrillia 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, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country where Diaphorina citri Kuway is known not to occur, or

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Diaphorina citri Kuway.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
33.Plants, other than fruits or seeds, of Microcitrus Swingle, Naringi Adans. or Swinglea Merr., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii, or

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Xanthomonas citri pv. citri and Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii.

A phytosanitary certificate may not include:
  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (a) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously notified the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom of this information in writing, or

  • the official statement referred to in paragraph (b) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the area or areas.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

34.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 a phytosanitary certificate which includes 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
35.

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:

  • in the case of 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,

    • Xanthomonas fragariae Kennedy and King;

  • in the case of Malus Mill.:

    • Phyllosticta solitaria Ell. and Ev.;

  • in the case of Prunus L.:

    • Apricot chlorotic leafroll mycoplasm, or

    • Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Smith) Vauterin et al.,

  • in the case of Prunus persica (L.) Batsch:

    • Pseudomonas syringae pv. persicae (Prunier et al.) Young et al.,

  • in the case of Pyrus L.:

    • Phyllosticta solitaria Ell. and Ev.,

  • in the case of Rubus L.:

    • Arabis mosaic virus,

    • Raspberry ringspot virus,

    • Strawberry latent ringspot virus,

    • Tomato black ring virus, or

  • in the case of all species:

    • non-European viruses or virus-like organisms

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that 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 since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation,

(b)

in the case of plants of any genera listed in column 2 of this item originating in the European Union, an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from the relevant plant pests known to occur on the genera and listed in that column.

36.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill. or Pyrus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Pear decline mycoplasm is known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that plants at the place of production and in its immediate vicinity, which have shown symptoms giving rise to the suspicion of contamination by Pear decline mycoplasm, have been rogued out at that place within the last three complete cycles of vegetation, or

(b)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Pear decline mycoplasm

37.

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:
(a)

that 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 that material has been subjected to official testing for at least the plant pests listed in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and that material has been found free from those plant pests, or

(ii)

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

(b)

that 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

38.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie is known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that 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,

(b)

in the case of plants in tissue culture, an official statement that 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, or

(c)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from from Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie

39.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate which includes an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Anthonomus signatus Say and Anthonomus bisignifer (Schenkling)
40.

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),

  • Tomato ringspot virus

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that 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 listed in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and that material has been found free from those plant pests, or

(ii)

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

(b)

that 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

41.Plants, other than seeds, of Malus Mill., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Apple proliferation mycoplasm is known to occurThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Apple proliferation mycoplasm, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants, other than plants raised from seeds:

(i)

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

(ii)

have been derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and that material 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 that material has been found free in those tests from that plant pest, and

(iii)

in either case, 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

42.

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 brigantina 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. italica (Borkh.) Hegi.,

  • Prunus glandulosa Thunb.,

  • Prunus holosericea Batal.,

  • Prunus hortulana Bailey,

  • Prunus japonica Thunb.,

  • Prunus mandshurica (Maxim.) Koehne,

  • Prunus maritima 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:
(a)

an official statement:

(i)

that the plants, other than plants raised from seed:

(aa)

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

(bb)

have been derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and that material 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 that material has been found free from that plant pest,

(ii)

that 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, and

(iii)

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

(b)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Plum pox virus

43.

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 mycoplasm,

    • Peach yellows mycoplasm,

    • 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:
(a)

that 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 that material has been subjected to official testing for at least the relevant plant pests listed in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and that material has been found free from those plant pests, or

(ii)

derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and that material 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 that material has been found free from those plant pests, and

(b)

that 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 immediate vicinity, since the beginning of the last three complete cycles of vegetation

44.Plants, other than seeds, of Prunus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a place of production in a country where Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Smith) Vauterin et al. is not known to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Smith) Vauterin et al.,

(a)

an official statement that they have been derived in direct line from mother plants which have shown no symptoms of Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Smith) Vauterin et al. during the last complete cycle of vegetation and no symptoms of that plant pest have been observed on the plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation, or

(b)

in the case of plants of Prunus laurocerasus L. or Prunus lusitanica L. for which there is evidence from their packing or from other means that they are intended for sale to final consumers not involved in professional plant production, an official statement that no symptoms of Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Smith) Vauterin et al. have been observed on plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete growing season.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
45.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Vitis L., originating in the European Union or SwitzerlandThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Grapevine flavescence dorée MLO or Xylophilus ampelinus (Panagopoulos) Willems et al. have been observed on the mother-stock plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last two complete cycles of vegetation
46.

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 leafroll virus,

    • 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:
(a)

that 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 that material has been subjected to official testing for at least the relevant plant pests listed in column 2 of this item using appropriate indicators or equivalent methods and that material has been found free from those plant pests, or

(ii)

derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and that material 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 that material has been found free from those plant pests, and

(b)

that 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

47.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that all of the relevant provisions in Directive 69/464/EEC to combat Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival have been complied with,

(b)

that they originate in an area, which in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Clavibacter michiganensis spp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kottoff) Davis et al. or that all of the relevant provisions in Council Directive 93/85/EEC on the control of potato ring rot(11) to combat Clavibacter michiganensis spp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kottoff) Davis et al. have been complied with,

(c)

that they originate in an area in which Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al.:

(i)

is known not to occur, or

(ii)

is known to occur, and the tubers originate from a place of production established as free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. or considered to be free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. as a consequence of the implementation of an appropriate procedure aimed at eradicating Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., and

(d)

that:

(i)

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

(aa)

they originate from a place of production which has been established as 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

(bb)

after harvest, they have been randomly sampled and 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 in accordance with the provisions on sealing in Council Directive 2002/56/EC on the marketing of seed potatoes(12), and no symptoms of Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) or Meloidogyne fallax Karssen have been found

48.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting originating in the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that all of the provisions in Council Directive 2007/33/EC on the control of potato cyst nematodes and repealing Directive 69/465/EEC(13) to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
49.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, other than tubers of those varieties accepted on to the UK National Lists pursuant to the Seeds (National Lists of Varieties) Regulations 2001(14) or accepted in one or more member States pursuant to Council Directive 2002/53/EC on the common catalogue of varieties of agricultural plant species(15), originating in the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement
(a)

that they belong to advanced selections, such a statement being indicated in an appropriate way on the document accompanying the tubers,

(b)

that they have been produced within the European Union, and

(c)

that they have been derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and that material has been subjected within the European Union to official quarantine testing in accordance with appropriate methods and that material has been found free from plant pests

50.

Plants of stolon- or tuber-forming species of Solanum L., intended for planting, other than:

  • those tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. specified in column 2 of items 47 to 49,

  • culture maintenance material being stored in gene banks or genetic stock collections, or

  • seeds of Solanum tuberosum L. specified in column 2 of item 51, originating in the European Union

The plants must have been held under quarantine conditions and:
(a)

must have been found free of any plant pests in quarantine testing which:

(i)

was supervised by the responsible official body of the member State concerned and executed by scientifically trained staff of that body or any officially approved body,

(ii)

was executed at a site provided with appropriate facilities sufficient to contain plant pests and maintain the material including indicator plants in such a way as to eliminate any risk of plant pests spreading,

(iii)

was executed on each unit of the material:

(aa)

by visual examination at regular intervals during the full length of at least one vegetative cycle, having regard to the type of material and its stage of development during the testing programme, for symptoms caused by any plant pests, and

(bb)

by testing:

  • in the case of all potato material at least for:

    • Andean potato latent virus,

    • Arracacha virus B. oca strain,

    • Potato black ringspot virus,

    • Potato spindle tuber viroid,

    • Potato virus T,

    • Andean potato mottle virus,

    • common potato viruses A, M, S, V, X and Y (including Y°, Yn and Yc) and Potato leaf roll virus,

    • Clavibacter michiganensis spp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kottoff) Davis et al.,

    • Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al.,

  • in the case of true seed of potato at least for the viruses and viroid listed above, and

(iv)

included appropriate testing on any other symptom observed in the visual examination in order to identify the plant pests having caused such symptoms,

(b)

any material which has not been found free, under the testing referred to in paragraph (a) from plant pests specified in that paragraph was immediately destroyed or subjected to procedures which eliminate the plant pests, and

(c)

each organisation or research body holding this material must have informed their official member national plant protection organisation of the material held

51.Seeds of Solanum tuberosum L., originating in the European UnionThe seeds must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they derive from plants which comply with the requirements specified in column 3 of items 47 to 50, and

(b)

that they:

(i)

originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival, Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kotthoff) Davis et al., Ralstonia solanancearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. and Potato spindle tuber viroid, or

(ii)

have been produced in a site in which no symptoms of the disease caused by those plant pests have been observed since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation and where the following actions have been taken:

(aa)

the site has been separated from other solanaceous plants and other host plants of Potato spindle tuber viroid,

(bb)

staff and other items, such as tools, machinery, vehicles, vessels and packaging material, from other sites producing solanaceous plants and other host plants of Potato spindle tuber viroid have been prevented from coming into contact with the site or other appropriate hygiene measures have been taken to prevent infection by staff working, or items used, at other sites producing solanaceous plants and other host plants of Potato spindle tuber viroid,

(cc)

only water free from those plant pests has been used

52.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., other than those mentioned in column 2 of items 47 to 50, originating in the European UnionThere must be evidence by a registration number put on the packaging, or in the case of loose-loaded potatoes transported in bulk, on the vehicle transporting the potatoes, that the potatoes have been grown by an officially registered producer, or originate from officially registered collective storage or dispatching centres located in the area of production, indicating that the tubers are free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. and that the following provisions are met:
(a)

the provisions in Council Directive 69/464/EEC of 8 December 1969 on control of Potato Wart Disease(16) to combat Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival,

(b)

the provisions in Council Directive 93/85/EEC on the control of potato ring rot to combat Clavibacter michiganensis spp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kottoff) Davis et al, and

(c)

the provisions in Council Directive 2007/33/EC on the control of potato cyst nematodes and repealing Directive 69/465/EEC to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens

53.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. originating in any third country where Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival is known to occur, other than the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival (all races other than Race 1, the common European race), and no symptoms of Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival have been observed at the place of production or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of an adequate period
54.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Clavibacter michiganensis spp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kottoff) Davis et al.
55.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., other than early potatoes, originating in any third country, other than the European Union, where Potato spindle tuber viroid is known to occurThe faculty of germination in the tubers must have been suppressed
56.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

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

(b)

that:

(i)

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

(ii)

where they originate in an area in which Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. is known to occur, the tubers originate from a place of production which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 10, has been established as free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., and

(c)

that:

(i)

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

(ii)

where they originate in an area in which Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) and Meloidogyne fallax Karssen are known to occur:

(aa)

they originate from a place of production which has been established as free from chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) or Meloidogyne fallax 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

(bb)

after harvest, they have been randomly sampled and, either checked for the presence of symptoms following 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 in accordance with the provisions on sealing in the relevant Seed Potatoes Regulations, and no symptoms of Meloidogyne chitwoodi Golden et al. (all populations) or Meloidogyne fallax have been found

57.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., other than those intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe 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
58.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country where Scrobipalpopsis solanivora Povolny is not known to occur, or

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Scrobipalpopsis solanivora Povolny.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
59.Plants, other than seeds, of Solanaceae, intended for planting, other than those mentioned in column 2 of item 53, originating in the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

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, or

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area known to be free from Potato stolbur mycoplasm

60.Plants, other than seeds, of Solanaceae, intended for planting, originating in any third country where Potato stolbur mycoplasm is known to occur, other than the European UnionThe 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
61.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
62.Plants, other than seeds, of Capsicum annuum 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, other than the the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, has been established as free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., or

(b)

an official statement that 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

63.Plants, other than seeds, of Capsicum spp., Solanum lycopersicum L., Musa L., Nicotiana L. or Solanum melongena L., intended for planting, originating in the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, has been established as free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., or

(b)

an official statement that 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

64.Plants with roots of Capsicum spp., Solanum lycopersicum L. or Solanum melongena L., intended for planting, originating in the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the provisions in Council Directive 2007/33/EC on the control of potato cyst nematodes and repealing Directive 69/465/EEC to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
65.Plants, other than fruits or seeds, of Solanum lycopersicum L. or Solanum melongena L., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is established as free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham), or

(b)

an official statement they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham).

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
66.Fruits of Solanum lycopersicum L. or Solanum melongena L., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham),

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham), or

(c)

an official statement that they originate in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Keiferia lycopersicella (Walsingham) on the basis of official inspections and surveys carried out during the last three months prior to export.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
67.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 dahliae Klebahn have been observed on hops at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
68.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L. or Pelargonium l’Hérit. ex Ait., originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

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

(b)

an official statement that 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)

an official statement that the plants have undergone appropriate treatment to protect them from those plant pests.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
69.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L. or Pelargonium l’Hérit. ex Ait., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

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

(b)

an official statement that 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)

an official statement that the plants have undergone appropriate treatment to protect them from the plant pests mentioned in paragraphs (a) and (b).

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
70.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that 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)

that 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, that 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

71.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul. or Solanum lycopersicum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is established as free from Chrysanthemum stem necrosis virus,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Chrysanthemum stem necrosis virus, or

(c)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Chrysanthemum stem necrosis virus and verified through official inspections and, where appropriate, testing.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

72.Plants, other than seeds, of Dianthus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

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

(b)

that no symptoms of these plant pests have been observed on the plants

73.Bulbs of Tulipa L. or Narcissus L. other than those for which there is evidence, by their packaging or by 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
74.

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:
(a)

an official statement that they are directly derived from a place of production known to be free from Tomato ringspot virus, or

(b)

an official statement that they 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

75.

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:
(a)

an official statement that they are directly derived from a place of production known to be free from Tomato ringspot virus in the soil or plants, or

(b)

an official statement that they 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

76.

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:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown in a nursery, and that they originate:

(i)

in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch), or

(ii)

in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch), on the basis of official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to export,

(b)

an official statement that immediately prior to export, they 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), or

(c)

an official statement that 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) or Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch) and are exported in transparent containers under sterile conditions.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

† Details of the treatment must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate

77.Cut flowers of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L., Gypsophila L., Solidago L. or leafy vegetables of Apium graveolens L. or Ocimum L, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe cut flowers and leafy vegetables must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch), or

(b)

an official statement that immediately prior to their export, they have been officially inspected and found free from Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard) and Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch)

78.

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

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard) and Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess),

(b)

an official statement that 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)

an official statement that 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)

an official statement that 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 exported in transparent containers under sterile conditions

79.Plants with roots, planted or intended for planting, grown in the open air, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that the place of production has been established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kotthoff) Davis et al., and Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival, and

(b)

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

80.Plants with roots, planted or intended for planting, grown in the open air, originating in the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the place of production has been established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kotthoff) Davis et al. and Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival
81.Plants with roots grown in the open air of Allium porrum L., Asparagus officinalis L., Beta vulgaris L., Brassica spp. or Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in the European UnionThere must be evidence that the provisions in Council Directive 2007/33/EC on the control of potato cyst nematodes and repealing Directive 69/465/EEC to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
82.Bulbs, tubers or rhizomes, grown in the open air, of Allium ascalonicum L., Allium cepa L., Dahlia spp., Gladiolus Tourn. ex L., Hyacinthus spp., Iris spp., Lilium spp., Narcissus L. or Tulipa L, originating in the European UnionThere must be evidence that the provisions in Council Directive 2007/33/EC on the control of potato cyst nematodes and repealing Directive 69/465/EEC to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
83.

Soil or growing medium that:

  • is attached to, or accompanies, plants for the purposes of sustaining the vitality of those plants,

  • consists wholly or partly of soil or any solid organic substance such as parts of plants or humus (including peat or bark) or partly of any solid inorganic substance, and

  • originates in Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine or any country outside Europe, other than Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Libya, Morocco or Tunisia

The soil or growing medium must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that at the time of planting it was:

(i)

free from soil and organic matter;

(ii)

found to be free from insects and harmful nematodes and subjected to appropriate examination or heat treatment or fumigation to ensure that it was free from other plant pests, or

(iii)

subjected to appropriate heat treatment or fumigation to ensure freedom from plant pests, and

(b)

that since planting:

(i)

appropriate measures have been taken to ensure that the growing material has been maintained free from plant pests, or

(ii)

within two weeks prior to dispatch, the plants were shaken free from the material leaving the minimum amount necessary to sustain vitality during transport, and, if replanted, the growing material used for that purpose meets the requirements in paragraph (a)

84.Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L., intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe 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
85.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 occurThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that Beet leaf curl virus has not been known to occur in the area of production and that 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, or

(b)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that they originate in an area, which in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is established as free from beet leaf curl virus.

86.

Plants, other than:

  • bulbs,

  • corms,

  • rhizomes,

  • seeds, or

  • tubers,

intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European Union

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown in a nursery and that they originate in:

(i)

an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Thrips palmi Karny, or

(ii)

a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Thrips palmi Karny, on the basis of official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to export,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown in a nursery and that immediately prior to export, they have been subjected to an appropriate treatment† against Thrips palmi Karny and have been officially inspected and found free from Thrips palmi Karny, or

(c)

an official statement that they have been grown in a nursery, they originate from plant material (explant) which is free from Thrips palmi Karny, have been grown in vitro in a sterile medium under sterile conditions that preclude the possibility of infestation with Thrips palmi Karny and are exported in transparent containers under sterile conditions.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

† Details of the treatment must also be included on the phytosanitary certificate

87.Cut flowers of Orchidaceae or fruits of Momordica L. or Solanum melongena L., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe cut flowers and fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Thrips palmi Karny, or

(b)

an official statement that immediately prior to their export, they have been officially inspected and found free from Thrips palmi Karny

88.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 Cano is known to occurThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Anthonomus eugenii Cano, or

(b)

an official statement that they originate in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Anthonomus eugenii Cano, which was 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.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

89.Plants, other than seeds, of Palmae, intended for planting, originating in any country outside EuropeThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Palm lethal yellowing mycoplasm 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)

an official statement that 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 of 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 Myndus crudus Van Duzee, or

(c)

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

90.

Plants of Palmae, intended for planting, originating in any third country, which have a diameter of the stem at the base of over 5 cm and belong 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:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a place of production in a country where Paysandisia archon (Burmeister) is not known to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Paysandisia archon (Burmeister), or

(c)

an official statement that they 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), 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.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
91.Plants of Palmae, intended for planting, originating in any third country, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over 5 cm and belonging to the following taxa: Areca catechu L., Arenga pinnata (Wurmb) Merr., Bismarckia Hildebr. & H. Wendl., Borassus flabellifer L., Brahea armata S. Watson, Brahea edulis H. Wendl., Butia capitata (Mart.) Becc., Calamus merrillii Becc., Caryota maxima Blume, Caryota cumingii Lodd. ex Mart., Chamaerops humilis L., Cocos nucifera L., Copernicia Mart., Corypha utan Lam., Elaeis guineenis Jacq., Howea forsteriana Becc., Jubea chilensis (Molina) Baill., Livistona australis C. Martius, Livistona decora (W. Bull) Dowe, Livistona rotundifolia (Lam.) Mart., Metroxylon sagu Rottb., Phoenix canariensis Chabaud, Phoenix dactylifera L., Phoenix reclinata Jacq., Phoenix roebelenii O’Brien, Phoenix sylvestris (L.) Roxb., Phoenix theophrasti Greuter, Pritchardia Seem. & H. Wendl., Ravenea rivularis Jum. & H. Perrier, Roystonea regia (Kunth) O.F. Cook, Sabal palmetto (Walter) Lodd. ex Schult. & Schult.f., Syagrus roman-zoffiana (Cham.) Glassman, Trachycarpus fortunei (Hook.) H. Wendl. or Washingtonia Raf.The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement they have been grown throughout their life in a place of production in a country where Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier) is known not to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier), or

(c)

an official statement that they 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 Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier), and

(iii)

where, during three official inspections per year carried out at appropriate times, including immediately prior to movement from the place of production, no signs of Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier) have been observed.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
92.Unrooted cuttings of Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations),

(b)

an official statement that no signs of Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) have been observed on the cuttings, or on plants from which the cuttings were derived and held or produced, at the place of production on official inspections carried out at least once every three weeks during the whole production period of these plants, or

(c)

in cases where Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) has been found at the place of production, an official statement that the cuttings and the plants from which the cuttings were derived and held and produced at the place of production have undergone an appropriate treatment to ensure freedom from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) and subsequently this place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) as a consequence of the implementation of appropriate procedures aimed at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations), in official inspections carried out weekly during the three weeks prior to the movement from this place of production, the last of which was carried out immediately prior to movement, and in monitoring procedures throughout the period

93.

Plants of Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd., intended for planting, originating in any third country other than:

  • seeds,

  • those for which there is evidence from their packing or their flower (or bract) development or from other means that they are intended for sale to final customers not involved in professional plant production, or

  • those specified in item 92

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that:

(i)

they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations),

(ii)

no signs of Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) have been observed on plants at the place of production on official inspections carried out at least once every three weeks during the nine weeks prior to export, or

(iii)

in cases where Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) has been found at the place of production, the plants held or produced at the place of production have undergone an appropriate treatment to ensure freedom from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) and subsequently this place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) as a consequence of the implementation of appropriate procedures aimed at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations), in official inspections carried out weekly during the three weeks prior to the movement from this place of production, the last of which was carried out immediately prior to movement, and

(b)

that evidence is available that they have been produced from cuttings which:

(i)

originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is established as free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations),

(ii)

have been grown at a place of production where no signs of Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) have been observed on official inspections carried out at least once each three weeks during the whole production period of these plants, or

(iii)

in cases where Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) has been found at the place of production, have been grown on plants held or produced at the place of production having undergone an appropriate treatment to ensure freedom from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) and subsequently this place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) as a consequence of the implementation of appropriate procedures aimed at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations), in official inspections carried out weekly during the three weeks prior to the movement from this place of production, the last of which was carried out immediately prior to movement, and in monitoring procedures throughout the period

94.Plants, other than seeds, tubers or corms, of Begonia L., intended for planting, originating in any third country; or plants, other than seeds, of Dipladenia A.DC., Ficus L., Hibiscus L., Mandevilla Lindl. or Nerium oleander L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is established as free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations),

(b)

an official statement that no signs of Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) have been observed on plants at the place of production on official inspections carried out at least once each three weeks during the nine weeks prior to marketing,

(c)

where Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) has been found at the place of production, an official statement that the plants, held or produced at the place of production, have undergone an appropriate treatment to ensure freedom from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) and subsequently the place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) as a consequence of the implementation of appropriate procedures aiming at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations), in official inspections carried out weekly during the three weeks prior to the movement from the place of production, and in monitoring procedures throughout the said period, or

(d)

in the case of plants for which there is evidence from their packing or their flower development or from other means that they are intended for direct sale to final consumers not involved in professional plant production, an official statement that they have been officially inspected and found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. (European populations) immediately prior to their movement

95.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
96.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 or shrubs must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been grown in a nursery;

(b)

that they are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits, and

(c)

that they have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export and:

(i)

have been found free from symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses and virus-like organisms, and

(ii)

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

97.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
98.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 areaThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been grown in a nursery,

(b)

that they are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits,

(c)

that they have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export and:

(i)

have been found free from symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses and virus-like organisms, and

(ii)

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

99.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 areaThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been grown in a nursery,

(b)

that they are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits,

(c)

that they have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export and:

(i)

have been found free from symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses and virus-like organisms, and

(ii)

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

100.Naturally or artificially dwarfed plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, originating in any third country outside EuropeThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that 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,

(b)

that 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)

been subjected to appropriate treatments* to ensure freedom from non-European rusts,

(iii)

been officially inspected at least six times a year at appropriate intervals for the presence of plant pests listed in Schedules 1 and 2, 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 plant above 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)

been found free, in the inspections referred to in sub-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)

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

(c)

that the plants 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:

(i)

shaken and washed with clean water to remove the original growing medium and kept bare rooted,

(ii)

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

(iii)

subjected to appropriate treatments* to ensure that the growing medium is free from plant pests, and

(d)

that the plants have been packed in closed containers which have been officially sealed and bear the registration number** of the registered nursery.

* The active ingredient, concentration and date of application of these treatments must be mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “disinfestation and/or disinfection treatment”.

** The registration number must be indicated on the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

101.Herbaceous 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 areaThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been grown in a nursery,

(b)

that they are free from plant debris, flowers and fruits, and

(c)

that they have been inspected at appropriate times and prior to export and

(i)

have been found free from symptoms of harmful bacteria, viruses and virus-like organisms, and:

(ii)

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

102.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 EuropeThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Bemisia tabaci Genn.,

(b)

an official statement that they originate in a place of production** established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. on the basis of official inspections carried out at least once every three weeks during the nine weeks prior to export,

(c)

in cases where Bemisia tabaci Genn. has been found at the place of production, an official statement they are held or produced in this place of production and have undergone an appropriate treatment† to ensure freedom from Bemisia tabaci Genn. and subsequently this place of production has been found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. as a consequence of the implementation of appropriate procedures aimed at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn. in official inspections carried out weekly during the nine weeks prior to export and in monitoring procedures throughout the period, or

(d)

an official statement that they originate from plant material (explant) which is free from Bemisia tabaci Genn., are grown in vitro in a sterile medium under sterile conditions that preclude the possibility of infestation with Bemisia tabaci Genn. and are exported in transparent containers under sterile conditions.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

** The name of the place of production(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

† Details of the treatment must also be included in the phytosanitary certificate

103.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 EuropeThe cut flowers and leafy vegetables must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a country which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Bemisia tabaci Genn., or

(b)

an official statement that immediately prior to their export, they have been officially inspected and found free from Bemisia tabaci Genn.

104.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
105.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 occurThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement:

(i)

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

(ii)

that:

(aa)

the plants originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Bemisia tabaci Genn., or

(bb)

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)

an official statement that 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., or

(c)

in the case of plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that the plants originate in an area known to be free from Tomato yellow leaf curl virus

106.

Plants, other than seeds, bulbs, tubers, corms or rhizomes, intended for planting, originating in any third country where the following plants 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 listed in column 2 of this item have been observed on the plants during their complete cycle of vegetation
107.

Plants, other than seeds, bulbs, tubers, corms or rhizomes, intended for planting, originating in any third country where the following plants 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:
(a)

an official statement that no symptoms of the relevant plant pests listed in column 2 of this item have been observed on the plants during an adequate period, and

(b)

an official statement:

(i)

that the plants originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Bemisia tabaci Genn. and other vectors of the plant pests,

(ii)

that 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,

(iii)

that the plants have been subjected to an appropriate treatment aimed at eradicating Bemisia tabaci Genn., or

(iv)

that 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 exported in transparent containers under sterile conditions

108.Seeds of Helianthus annuus L., originating in any third countryThe seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that:
(a)

the seeds originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Plasmopara halstedii (Farlow) Berl. and de Toni, or

(b)

the seeds, 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, have been subjected to an appropriate treatment against Plasmopara halstedii (Farlow) Berl. and de Toni

109.Seeds of Solanum lycopersicum L., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe seeds must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been obtained by means of an appropriate acid extraction method, and

(b)

that:

(i)

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

(ii)

no symptoms of the diseases caused by the plant pests mentioned in sub-paragraph (i) have been observed on the plants at the place of production during their complete cycle of vegetation, or

(iii)

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

110.Seeds of Solanum lycopersicum L., originating in the European UnionThe seeds must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been obtained by means of an appropriate acid extraction method and

(b)

that:

(i)

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

(ii)

no symptoms of the diseases caused by the plant pests mentioned in sub-paragraph (i) have been observed on the plants at the place of production during their complete cycle of vegetation, or

(iii)

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 the plant pests mentioned in sub-paragraph (i)

111.Seeds of Medicago sativa L., originating in any third countryThe seeds must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that 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)

an official statement that fumigation has taken place prior to export, or

(c)

an official statement that 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.

112.Seeds of Medicago sativa L., originating in any third country where Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al. is known to occurThe seeds must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement:

(i)

that Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al. has not been known to occur on the farm or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last 10 years,

(ii)

that:

(aa)

the crop belongs to a variety recognised as being highly resistant to Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al.,

(bb)

the crop 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

(cc)

the content of inert matter which has been determined in accordance with the rules applicable for the certification of seed marketed in the relevant territories, does not exceed 0.1% by weight,

(iii)

that 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

(iv)

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, or

(b)

in the case of seeds originating in the European Union, an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al.

113.Seeds of Oryza sativa L., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe seeds must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been officially tested by appropriate nematological tests and have been found free from Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie, or

(b)

an official statement they have been subjected to an appropriate hot water treatment or other appropriate treatment against Aphelenchoides besseyi Christie

114.Seeds of Phaseolus L., originating in any third countryThe seeds must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Xanthomonas campestris pv. phaseoli (Smith) Dye, or

(b)

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

115.Seeds of Zea mays L., originating in any third country, other than the European UnionThe seeds must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Erwinia stewartii (Smith) Dye, or

(b)

an official statement that a representative sample of the seeds has been tested and found free from Erwinia stewartii (Smith) Dye

116.Seeds of the genera Triticum, Secale or X Triticosecale originating in Afghanistan, India, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa or the USA where Tilletia indica Mitra is known to occur

The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area* where Tilletia indica Mitra is known not to occur.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

117.Grain of the genera Triticum, Secale or X Triticosecale originating in Afghanistan, India, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa or the USA where Tilletia indica Mitra is known to occurThe grain must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that it originates in an area* where Tilletia indica Mitra is known not to occur, or

(b)

an official statement that 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 export and have been tested and found free from Tilletia indica Mitra.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.

Where the phytosanitary certificate includes the official statement mentioned in paragraph (b), the statement “tested and found free from Tilletia indica Mitra” must be included under the heading “Additional declaration”

PART BRelevant material which may only moved within Scotland if specified requirements are met

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Requirements

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Amelanchier Med., Chaenonmeles 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 plantingThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Erwinia amylovora (Burr.) Winsl. et al., or

(b)

an official statement that the plants in the field of production or in its immediate vicinity which have shown symptoms of Erwinia amylovora (Burr.) Winsl. et al. have been rogued out

2.Plants, other than seeds, of Fragaria L. or Rubus L., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from the following plant pests:

(i)

in the case of 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,

(ii)

in the case of Rubus L.:

  • Arabis mosaic virus,

  • Raspberry ringspot virus,

  • Strawberry latent ringspot virus,

  • Tomato black ring virus, or

(b)

that no symptoms of diseases caused by the plant pests mentioned in paragraph (a) have been observed on plants at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation

3.Plants, other than seeds, of Cydonia Mill. or Pyrus L., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Pear decline mycoplasm, or

(b)

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 mycoplasm, have been rogued out at that place within the last three complete cycles of vegetation

4.Plants, other than seeds, of the following species of Prunus L., intended for planting:The plants must be accompanied by:
  • Prunus amygdalus Batsch,

  • Prunus armeniaca L.,

  • Prunus blireiana Andre,

(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Plum pox virus, or

  • Prunus brigantina Vill.,

  • Prunus cerasifera Ehrh.,

(b)

an official statement:

  • Prunus cistena Hansen,

  • Prunus curdica Fenzl and Fritsch.,

  • Prunus domestica spp. domestica L.,

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

  • Prunus domestica spp. italica (Borkh.) Hegi.,

  • Prunus glandulosa Thunb.

  • Prunus holosericea Batal.,

  • Prunus hortulana Bailey,

  • Prunus japonica Thunb.,

  • Prunus mandshurica (Maxim.) Koehne,

  • Prunus maritima 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

(i)

that the plants, other than plants raised from seed, have been:

(aa)

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

(bb)

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,

(ii)

that no symptoms of disease 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, and

(iii)

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

5.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in the United Kingdom.The tubers must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that the provisions in the relevant Potato Wart Disease Schedule to combat Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival have been complied with,

(b)

that they originate in an area in which Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al.:

(i)

is known not to occur, or

(ii)

is known to occur, and the tubers originate from a place of production found free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. or considered to be free of Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. as a consequence of the implementation of an appropriate procedure aimed at eradicating Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., and

(c)

that they originate in an area in which Meloidogyne fallax Karssen is known not to occur, or where they originate in an area in which Meloidogyne fallax Karssen is known to occur

(i)

that they originate from a place of production which has been found free from 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)

that after harvest the tubers have been randomly sampled and 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 in accordance with the provisions on sealing in the relevant Seed Potatoes Regulations, and no symptoms of Meloidogyne fallax Karssen have been found.

6.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in the United Kingdom, other than those which are authorised to be planted—The tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that the provisions in the relevant PCN Schedule to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
(a)

in the case of relevant material originating in Scotland, for the purposes of this item by the Scottish Ministers; or

(b)

in the case of relevant material originating in England, Wales or Northern Ireland, for the purposes of item 6 of Part B of schedule 4 of the Plant Health Regulations by the appropriate UK plant health authority

7.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in a CD territoryThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that they originate in an area in which Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival, Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., Meloidogyne fallax Karssen, Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are known not to occur
8.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, other than tubers of those varieties accepted on to the UK National Lists pursuant to the Seeds (National Lists of Varieties) Regulations 2001 or accepted in one or more member States pursuant to Council Directive 2002/53/EC on the common catalogue of varieties of agricultural plant species(17)The tubers must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they belong to advanced selections, such a statement being indicated in an appropriate way on the document accompanying the tubers,

(b)

that they have been produced within the United Kingdom or a CD territory, and

(c)

that they have been derived in direct line from material which has been maintained under appropriate conditions and has been subjected within the United Kingdom or the CD territory to official quarantine testing in accordance with appropriate methods and has been found free from plant pests

9.

Plants of stolon- or tuber-forming species of Solanum L., intended for planting, other than:

  • those tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. specified in column 2 of items 5 to 8 or item 11, or

  • seeds of Solanum tuberosum L. specified in column 2 of item 10

The plants must have been held under quarantine conditions and:
(a)

must have been found free of any plant pests in quarantine testing which:

(i)

was supervised by the appropriate UK plant health authority and executed by scientifically trained staff of that organisation or any officially approved body,

(ii)

was executed at a site provided with appropriate facilities sufficient to contain plant pests and maintain the material including indicator plants in such a way as to eliminate any risk of plant pests spreading,

(iii)

was executed on each unit of the material:

(aa)

by visual examination at regular intervals during the full length of at least one vegetative cycle, having regard to the type of material and its stage of development during the testing programme, for symptoms caused by any plant pests, and

(bb)

by testing:

  • in the case of all potato material at least for:

    • Andean potato latent virus,

    • Arracacha virus B. oca strain,

    • Potato black ringspot virus,

    • Potato spindle tuber viroid,

    • Potato virus T,

    • Andean potato mottle virus,

    • common potato viruses A, M, S, V, X and Y (including Yo, Yn and Yc) and Potato leaf roll virus,

    • Clavibacter michiganensis spp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kottoff) Davis et al.

    • Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al.,

in the case of true seed of potato at least for the viruses and viroid listed above, and
(iv)

included appropriate testing on any other symptom observed in the visual examination in order to identify the plant pests having caused such symptoms,

(b)

any material which was not found free, under the testing referred to in paragraph (a), from plant pests specified in that paragraph must have been immediately destroyed or subjected to procedures which eliminate the plant pests, and

(c)

each organisation or research body holding this material must inform the appropriate UK plant health authority of the material held

10.Seeds of Solanum tuberosum L. other than those specified in column 2 of item 11The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they derive from plants which comply with the relevant requirements specified in column 3 of items 5 to 9, and

(b)

that they:

(i)

originate in an area known to be free from Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival, Ralstonia solanancearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. and Potato spindle tuber viroid, or

(ii)

have been produced in a site in which no symptoms of the disease caused by those plant pests have been observed since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation and where the following actions have been taken:

(aa)

the site has been separated from other solanaceous plants and other host plants of Potato spindle tuber viroid,

(bb)

staff and other items, such as tools, machinery, vehicles, vessels and packaging material, from other sites producing solanaceous plants and other host plants of Potato spindle tuber viroid have been prevented from coming into contact with the site or other appropriate hygiene measures have been taken to prevent infection by staff working, or items used, at other sites producing solanaceous plants and other host plants of Potato spindle tuber viroid,

(cc)

only water free from those plant pests has been used

11.Plants of stolon- or tuber-forming species of Solanum L., intended for planting, being stored in gene banks or genetic stock collectionsEach organisation or research body holding such material must inform the appropriate UK plant health authority of the material held
12.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., originating in the United Kingdom, other than those mentioned in column 2 of items 5 to 9 or item 11

There must be evidence by a registration number put on the packaging, or in the case of loose-loaded potatoes transported in bulk, on the vehicle transporting the potatoes, that the potatoes have been grown by an officially registered producer, or originate from officially registered collective storage or dispatching centres located in the area of production, indicating that the tubers are free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al. and that the following provisions are complied with:

  • the provisions in the relevant Potato Wart Disease Schedule to combat Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival, and

  • the provisions in the relevant PCN Schedule to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens

13.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., originating in a CD territory, other than those mentioned in column 2 of items 7 to 9 or item 11There must be evidence by a registration number put on the packaging, or in the case of loose-loaded potatoes transported in bulk, on the vehicle transporting the potatoes, that the potatoes have been grown by an officially registered producer, or originate from officially registered collective storage or dispatching centres located in the area of production, indicating that the tubers are free from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi, Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival, Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens
14.Plants with roots of Capsicum spp., Solanum lycopersicum L. or Solanum melongena L., intended for planting, originating in the United Kingdom, other than those which are authorised to be planted—The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the provisions in the relevant PCN Schedule to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
(a)

in the case of relevant material originating in Scotland, for the purposes of this item by the Scottish Ministers; or

(b)

in the case of relevant material originating in England, Wales or Northern Ireland for the purpose of item 12 of Part B of schedule 4 of the Plant Health Regulations by the appropriate UK plant health authority

15.Plants with roots of Capsicum spp., Solanum lycopersicum L., or Solanum melongena L., intended for planting, originating in a CD territoryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants originate in an area in which Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are known not to occur
16.Plants, with roots, of Capsicum annuum L., Solanum lycopersicum L., Musa L. or Solanum melongena L., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from from Ralstonia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., or

(b)

an official statement that 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

17.Plants, other than seeds, of Humulus lupulus L., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that no symptoms of Verticillium albo-atrum Reinke and Berthold or Verticillium dahliae Klebahn have been observed on hops at the place of production since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation
18.Plants, other than seeds, of Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they are of 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)

that 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 marketing, or

(ii)

have undergone appropriate treatment against Puccinia horiana Hennings, and

(c)

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

19.Plants, other than seeds, of Dianthus L., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

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

(b)

that no symptoms of the plant pests mentioned in paragraph (a) have been observed on the plants

20.Bulbs of Tulipa L. or Narcissus L. other than those for which there is evidence from their packaging or other means, that they are intended for sale to final consumers not involved in professional cut flower productionThe 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
21.Plants with roots, planted or intended for planting, grown in the open airThere must be evidence that the place of production is known to be free from Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilbersky) Percival
22.Plants with roots grown in the open air of Allium porrum L., Asparagus officinalis L., Beta vulgaris L., Brassica spp. or Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in the United Kingdom, other than those which are authorised to be planted—There must be evidence that the provisions in the relevant PCN Schedule to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
(a)

in the case of relevant material originating in Scotland, for the purposes of this item by the Scottish Ministers; or

(b)

in the case of material originating in England, Wales or Northern Ireland for the purposes of item 19 of Part B of schedule 4 of the Plant Health Regulations by the appropriate UK plant health authority

23.Plants with roots grown in the open air of Allium porrum L., Asparagus officinalis L., Beta vulgaris L., Brassica spp. or Fragaria L., intended for planting, originating in a CD territoryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants originate in an area in which Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are known not to occur
24.Bulbs, tubers or rhizomes, grown in the open air, of Allium ascalonicum L., Allium cepa L., Dahlia spp., Gladiolus Tourn. ex L., Hyacinthus spp., Iris spp., Lilium spp., Narcissus L. or Tulipa L, originating in the United Kingdom, other than those which are authorised to be planted—There must be evidence that the provisions in the relevant PCN Schedule to combat Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are complied with
(a)

in the case of relevant material originating in Scotland, for the purposes of this item by the Scottish Ministers; or

(b)

in the case of material originating in England, Wales or Northern Ireland for the purposes of item 20 of Part B of schedule 4 of the Plant Health Regulations by the appropriate UK plant health authority

25.Bulbs, tubers or rhizomes, grown in the open air, of Allium ascalonicum L., Allium cepa L., Dahlia spp., Gladiolus Tourn. ex L., Hyacinthus spp., Iris spp., Lilium spp., Narcissus L. or Tulipa L., originating in a CD territoryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants originate in an area in which Globodera pallida (Stone) Behrens and Globodera rostochiensis (Wollenweber) Behrens are known not to occur
26.Seeds of Medicago sativa L.The seeds must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that 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)

an official statement that fumigation has taken place prior to marketing, or

(c)

an official statement that 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

27.Seeds of Medicago sativa L.The seeds must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they originate in an area which, in accordance with the measures specified in ISPM No. 4, is known to be free from Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al.,

(b)

that Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al. has not been known to occur on the farm or in its immediate vicinity since the beginning of the last 10 years and that:

(i)

the crop belongs to a variety recognised as being highly resistant to Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. insidiosus Davis et al.,

(ii)

the crop had not yet started its fourth complete cycle of vegetation from sowing when the seed was harvested, and there has not been more than one preceding seed harvest from the crop, or

(iii)

the content of inert matter, which has been determined in accordance with the the relevant Seed Marketing Regulations, does not exceed 0.1% by weight,

(c)

that 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)

that 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

PART CRelevant material which may only be brought into or moved within a relevant UK pest free area if specified requirements are met

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Requirements

(4)

Description of UK pest free area

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Larix Mill., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants have been produced in a nursery and that their place of production has been established in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a place of production that is free from Cephalcia lariciphila (Klug.)Northern Ireland
2.Plants, other than seeds, of Picea A. Dietr., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants have been produced in a nursery and that their place of production has been established in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as free from Gilpinia hercyniae (Hartig)Northern Ireland
3.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for plantingThe tubers must be accompanied by:Northern Ireland
(a)

an official statement that the tubers were grown in an area where Beet necrotic yellow vein virus (in this item and items 4 to 10, “BNYVV”) is known not to occur,

(b)

an official statement that the tubers were grown on land, or in growing media consisting of soil that is known to be free from BNYVV, or officially tested by appropriate methods and found free from BNYVV, or

(c)

an official statement that they have been washed free from soil

4.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., other than those intended for plantingEither:Northern Ireland
(a)

the consignment or lot must not contain more than 1 % by weight of soil, or

(b)

the tubers must be intended for processing at premises with officially approved waste disposal facilities which ensures that there is no risk of spreading BNYVV

5.Plants, other than plants intended for planting, of Allium porrum L., Apium L., Beta L., other than those mentioned in item 7 and those intended for animal fodder, Brassica napus L., Brassica rapa L. or Daucus L.Either:Northern Ireland
(a)

the consignment or lot must not contain more than 1 % by weight of soil, or

(b)

the plants must be intended for processing at premises with officially approved waste disposal facilities which ensures that there is no risk of spreading BNYVV

6.Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by:Northern Ireland
(a)

an official statement:

(i)

that the plants have been officially individually tested and found free from BNYVV,

(ii)

that they

(aa)

have been grown from seeds complying with the requirements in items 9 and 10, and

(bb)

grown in areas where BNYVV is known not to occur, or grown on land, or in growing media, officially tested by appropriate methods and found free from BNYVV and sampled, and the sample tested and found free from BNYVV, and

(b)

the organisation or research body holding the material must inform the relevant UK plant health authority of the material held

7.Plants of Beta vulgaris L., intended for industrial processingThe plants must be accompanied by:Northern Ireland
(a)

an official statement that the plants are transported in such a manner as to ensure that there is no risk of spreading BNYVV, and are intended to be delivered to a processing plant with officially approved waste disposal facilities, which ensures that there is no risk of spreading BNYVV, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants have been grown in an area where BNYVV is known not to occur

8.Soil from beet and unsterilised waste from beet (Beta vulgaris L.)The plants must be accompanied by:Northern Ireland
(a)

an official statement that soil or waste has been treated to eliminate contamination with BNYVV,

(b)

an official statement that the soil or waste is intended to be transported for disposal in an officially approved manner, or

(c)

an official statement that the soil or waste comes from Beta vulgaris plants grown in an area where BNYVV is known not to occur

9.Seeds and fodder beet seed of the species Beta vulgaris L.The seed must be accompanied by:Northern Ireland
(a)

an official statement that the seed of the categories ‘basic seed’ and ‘certified seed’ satisfies the conditions in paragraph 6(2) of Part 1 of Schedule 2 to the Seed Marketing Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016,

(b)

in the case of ‘seed not finally certified’, an official statement that the seed:

(i)

satisfies the conditions in Part 3 of Schedule 4 to those Regulations, and

(ii)

is intended for processing that will satisfy the conditions in paragraph 6(2) of Part 1 of Schedule 2 to those Regulations and delivered to a processing enterprise with officially approved controlled waste disposal, to prevent the spread of BNYVV, or

(c)

an official statement that the seed has been produced from a crop grown in an area where BNYVV is known not to occur

10.Vegetable seed of the species Beta vulgarisThe seed must be accompanied by:Northern Ireland
(a)

an official statement that the processed seed contains no more than 0.5 % by weight of inert matter which, in the case of pelleted seed, this standard must be met prior to pelleting,

(b)

in the case of non-processed seed, an official statement that the seed:

(i)

is officially packed in such a manner as to ensure that there is no risk of spread of BNYVV, and

(ii)

is intended for processing that will satisfy the conditions laid down in paragraph (a) and delivered to a processing enterprise with officially approved controlled waste disposal, to prevent the spread of BNYVV, or

(c)

an official statement that the seed has been produced from a crop grown in an area where BNYVV is known not to occur

PART DRelevant material, originating in third countries, which is subject to emergency measures and may only be brought into Scotland if specified requirements are met

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Requirements

1.Cut flowers of Orchidaceae originating in ThailandThe cut flowers must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been produced at a place of production which has been found to be free from Thrips palmi Karny during official inspections carried out at least monthly during the three months prior to export, or

(b)

an official statement that they have been subjected to an appropriate fumigation treatment to ensure freedom from thysanophtera

2.Plants, other than fruit and seeds, of Acer macrophyllum Pursh, Acer pseudoplatanus L., Adiantum aleuticum (Rupr.) Paris, Adiantum jordanii C. Muell., Aesculus californica (Spach) Nutt., Aesculus hippocastanum L., Arbutus menziesii Pursch., Arbutus unedo L., Arctostaphylos spp. Adans, Calluna vulgaris (L.) Hull, Camellia spp. L., Castanea sativa Mill., Fagus sylvatica L., Frangula californica (Eschsch.) Gray, Frangula purshiana (DC.) Cooper, Fraxinus excelsior L., Griselinia littoralis (Raoul), Hamamelis virginiana L., Heteromeles arbutifolia (Lindley) M. Roemer, Kalmia latifolia L., Laurus nobilis L., Leucothoe spp. D. Don, Lithocarpus densiflorus (Hook. & Arn.) Rehd., Lonicera hispidula (Lindl.) Dougl. ex Torr. & Gray, Magnolia spp. L., Michelia doltsopa Buch.-Ham. ex DC, Nothofagus obliqua (Mirbel) Blume, Osmanthus heterophyllus (G. Don) P. S. Green, Parrotia persica (DC) C.A. Meyer, Photinia x fraseri Dress, Pieris spp. D. Don, Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco, Quercus spp. L., Rhododendron spp. L., other than Rhododendron simsii Planch., Rosa gymnocarpa Nutt., Salix caprea L., Sequoia sempervirens (Lamb. ex D. Don) Endl., Syringa vulgaris L., Taxus spp. L., Trientalis latifolia (Hook), Umbellularia californica (Hook. & Arn.) Nutt., Vaccinium ovatum Pursh or Viburnum spp. L., originating in the USAThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement:

(i)

that the plants originate in an area* in which non-European isolates of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. are known not to occur, and

(ii)

that prior to export, they were inspected and found free from non-European isolates of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov., or

(b)

an official statement:

(i)

that no signs of non-European isolates of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. have been observed on any plants listed in column 2 at the place of production during official inspections, which included laboratory testing of any suspicious symptoms carried out since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation, and

(ii)

that prior to export, they were inspected and found free from non-European isolates of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
3.Plants, other than seeds, of Viburnum spp. L., Camellia spp. or Rhododendron spp. L., other than Rhododendron simsii Planch, intended for planting, originating in the European UnionThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants originate in an area* in which Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. is known not to occur,

(b)

an official statement that since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation no signs of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. have been observed on the plants at the place of production during official inspections, which included laboratory testing of any suspicious symptoms, carried out at least twice during the growing season at appropriate times when the plants were in active growth and with an intensity which took account the particular production system of the plants, or

(c)

where signs of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. have been found on the plants at the place of production, an official statement that appropriate procedures have been implemented for the purpose of eradicating that plant pest, consisting of at least the following:

(i)

destruction of the infected plants and all plants listed in column 2 of this item within a 2 metre radius of the infected plants, including associated growing media and plant debris,

(ii)

in the case of plants listed in column 2 of this item within a 10 metre radius of the infected plants and any remaining plants from the infected lot:

(aa)

their retention at the place of production,

(bb)

official additional inspections carried out at least twice in the three months after the eradication measures have been taken when the plants were in active growth,

(cc)

no treatments to suppress symptoms of the plant pest have been carried out in that three month period, and

(dd)

the plants have been found free from the plant pest in these official inspections,

(iii)

in the case of all other susceptible plants at the place of production, the plants have been subject to official intensive re-inspection following the finding and have been found free from the plant pest in these inspections,

(iv)

appropriate phytosanitary measures have been taken on the growing surface within a 2 m radius of infected plants.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
4.Seeds of Solanum lycopersicum L. Karsten ex Farw., originating in any third countryThe seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been obtained by means of an appropriate acid extraction method and:
(a)

that they originate in an area in which Pepino mosaic virus is known not to occur,

(b)

that 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)

that they have undergone official testing for Pepino mosaic virus on a representative sample and using appropriate methods, and have been found to be free from Pepino mosaic virus in those tests

5.Plants of Pinus L. or Pseudotsuga menziesii, intended for planting, including seeds and cones for propagation purposes, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they originate in a place of production which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation and,

(b)

that they:

(i)

have been grown throughout their life in a country where Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell is not known to occur,

(ii)

have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell, or

(iii)

originate in a place of production where no signs of Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell have been observed during official inspections carried out within a period of two years prior to export and that they were tested immediately prior to export for Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
6.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., originating in EgyptThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that the tubers have been subjected to an intensive control regime to ensure the absence of Ralstonia Solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi et al., covering growing conditions, field inspections, transport, packing, pre-export inspections and testing,

(b)

that each lot* is made up of tubers of Solanum tuberosum L. which have been harvested in a single pest free area**, and

(c)

that each bag of tubers was sealed under the control of the competent Egytian authorities.

In addition, each bag of tubers in the consignment must be clearly labelled with an indelible indication of the relevant individual official code number of the area from which they have been harvested and the relevant lot number, and each consignment must indicate the name or trademark of the officially registered exporter.

A phytosanitary certificate may not include any such official statement unless the national plant protection organisation of Egypt has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the area or areas.

* The lot number(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Distinguishing marks”.

** The official code number for the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”

7.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of:

  • Acer spp.,

  • Aesculus hippocastanum,

  • Alnus spp.,

  • Betula spp.,

  • Carpinus spp.,

  • Citrus spp.,

  • Cornus spp.,

  • Corylus spp.,

  • Cotoneaster spp.,

  • Crataegus spp.,

  • Fagus spp.,

  • Lagerstroemia spp.,

  • Malus spp.,

  • Platanus spp.,

  • Populus spp.,

  • Prunus laurocerasus,

  • Pyrus spp.,

  • Rosa spp.,

  • Salix spp.,

  • Ulmus spp.,

originating in China

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement 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 China and which is situated in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Anoplophora chinensis (Forster),

(b)

an official statement 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 Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) in accordance with ISPM No. 10:

(i)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation of China,

(ii)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) carried out at appropriate times and no signs of the plant pest have been found,

(iii)

where the plants have been grown in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or in a site with the application of appropriate preventive treatments which was surrounded by a buffer zone with a radius of at least 2 km where official surveys for the presence or signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) are carried out annually at appropriate times; and where signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) have been found, eradication measures were taken immediately to restore the pest freedom of the buffer zone, and

(iv)

where immediately prior to export, the plants, and in particular their roots and stems, were subjected to an official meticulous inspection for the presence of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster), which included targeted destructive sampling using samples to enable at least the detection of 1% level of infestation with a confidence of 99%, or

(c)

an official statement that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (b), grafted with scions which at the time of export were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point and have been subject to an official meticulous inspection for the presence of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster), which included targeted destructive sampling using samples to enable at least the detection of 1% level of infestation with a confidence of 99%.

A phytosanitary certificate may not include any of the official statements referred to in paragraphs (a) to (c) unless the national plant protection organisation of China has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the unique registration number of the place(s) of production.
The phytosanitary certificate must also include the registration number of the place of production under the heading “Additional declaration”.
* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
8.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of:

  • Acer spp.,

  • Aesculus hippocastanum,

  • Alnus spp.,

  • Betula spp.,

  • Carpinus spp.,

  • Citrus spp.,

  • Cornus spp.,

  • Corylus spp.,

  • Cotoneaster spp.,

  • Crataegus spp.,

  • Fagus spp.,

  • Lagerstroemia spp.,

  • Malus spp.,

  • Platanus spp.,

  • Populus spp.,

  • Prunus laurocerasus,

  • Pyrus spp.,

  • Rosa spp.,

  • Salix spp.,

  • Ulmus spp., originating in any third country, other than China, or the European Union, where Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) is known to be present

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

an official statement 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 which is situated in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Anoplophora chinensis (Forster),

(b)

an official statement:

(i)

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 Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) in accordance with ISPM No. 10:

(aa)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin,

(bb)

which has been subject annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) carried out at appropriate times and no signs of the plant pest have been found,

(cc)

where the plants have been grown in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or in a site with the application of appropriate preventative treatments which was surrounded by a buffer zone with a radius of at least 2 km where official surveys for the presence or signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) are carried out annually at appropriate times; and where signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) have been found, eradication measures were taken immediately to restore the pest freedom of the buffer zone, and

(ii)

that immediately prior to export, the plants, and in particular their roots and stems, were subjected to an official meticulous inspection for the presence of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster), which included targeted destructive sampling using samples to enable at least the detection of 1% level of infestation with a confidence of 99%, or

(c)

an official statement that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (b), grafted with scions which at the time of export were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point and which have been subject to an official meticulous inspection for the presence of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster), which included targeted destructive sampling using samples to enable at least the detection of 1% level of infestation with a confidence of 99%.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
9.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of:

  • Acer spp.,

  • Aesculus hippocastanum,

  • Alnus spp.,

  • Betula spp.,

  • Carpinus spp.,

  • Citrus spp.,

  • Cornus spp.,

  • Corylus spp.,

  • Cotoneaster spp.,

  • Crataegus spp.,

  • Fagus spp.,

  • Lagerstroemia spp.,

  • Malus spp.,

  • Platanus spp.,

  • Populus spp.,

  • Prunus laurocerasus,

  • Pyrus spp.,

  • Rosa spp.,

  • Salix spp.,

  • Ulmus spp., originating in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 6 of Decision 2012/138/EU

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement 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:

(i)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin,

(ii)

which has been subject annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) carried out at appropriate times which included, where appropriate, targeted destructive sampling of the roots and stems of the plants, using samples to enable at least the detection of 1% level of infestation with a confidence of 99%, and no signs of the plant pest have been found, and

(iii)

where the plants have been grown in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or with the application of appropriate preventive treatments or where targeted destructive sampling is carried out on each lot prior to their movement from the place of production at the appropriate level, and where official surveys for the presence of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) are carried out annually within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times and neither Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or any signs of it were found, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (a), grafted with scions which have not been grown under these conditions and are no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point.

For the purpose of paragraph (a)(iii), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants, where the number of plants is 4,500 or less and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
10.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of:

  • Acer spp.,

  • Aesculus hippocastanum,

  • Alnus spp.,

  • Betula spp.,

  • Carpinus spp.,

  • Citrus spp.,

  • Cornus spp.,

  • Corylus spp.,

  • Cotoneaster spp.,

  • Crataegus spp.,

  • Fagus spp.,

  • Lagerstroemia spp.,

  • Malus spp.,

  • Platanus spp.,

  • Populus spp.,

  • Prunus laurocerasus,

  • Pyrus spp.,

  • Rosa spp.,

  • Salix spp.,

  • Ulmus spp., which have been introduced into an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 6 of Decision 2012/138/EU

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been grown in a site:
(a)

with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or with the application of appropriate preventive treatments or where targeted destructive sampling is carried out on each lot prior to their movement from the place of production at the appropriate level, and

(b)

where official surveys for the presence of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) are carried out annually within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times and neither Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or any signs of it were found.

For the purpose of paragraph (a), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants, where the number of plants is 4,500 or less and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
11.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., intended for planting, originating in any third country where Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa. Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) is known to be present, other than the European UnionThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement in relation to each plant pest listed in column 2 of this item that is known to be present in the third country concerned (“the relevant plant pests”):
(a)

that:

(i)

they have been grown in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from the relevant plant pests, or

(ii)

they have been washed or brushed so that there is no more than 0.1 % of soil remaining, or have undergone an equivalent method specifically applied in order to achieve the same outcome and remove the relevant plant pests and to ensure that there is no risk of the relevant plant pests spreading,

(b)

that they have been found to be free from the relevant plant pests and from the signs of infestation by those plant pests on potato tubers, and do not contain more than 0.1 % of soil in an official examination carried out immediately prior to export, and

(c)

that the packaging material in which potato tubers are exported is clean.

* The name of the area must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
12.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., including those intended for planting, originating in an area in the European Union which has been established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/270/EUThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been:

(i)

grown in an officially registered place of production or by an officially registered producer, or

(ii)

moved from an officially registered warehouse or a dispatching centre,

(b)

that they have been washed or brushed so that there is no more than 0.1 % of soil remaining or have undergone an equivalent method specifically applied in order to achieve the same outcome and remove Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa. Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) (as the case may be) and to ensure that there is no risk of the plant pests concerned spreading, and

(c)

that the packaging material in which potato tubers are moved is clean

13.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., including those intended for planting, originating in any area of Spain which is within the European Union, other than those mentioned in column 2 of item 12 or those originating in the Balearic IslandsThe tubers must accompanied by an official statement that they have been washed so that there is no more than 0.1 % of soil remaining
14.Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., other than those mentioned in column 2 of item 12, originating in PolandThe tubers must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been found to be free from Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. sepedonicus (Spieckermann and Kotthoff) Davis et al. in official laboratory tests
15.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Abies Mill., Cedrus Trew, Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Pseudotsuga Carr. or Tsuga Carr., originating in an area in the European Union which has been established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/535/EU (“the area”)The plants:
(a)

must be accompanied by an official statement:

(i)

that they have been grown in places of production where no Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. or its symptoms have been observed since the beginning of the last complete growing cycle,

(ii)

that they have been grown throughout their life under complete physical protection to prevent Monochamus spp. reaching the plants,

(iii)

that they have been officially inspected, tested and found free from any Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. and Monochamus spp., and

(b)

must have been moved from the area outside the flight season of Monochamus spp. or in closed containers or packaging to prevent infestation with Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. or Monochamus spp.

The plants must have not been moved through any other area in the European Union which has been established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/535/EU
16.

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 country, other than the European Union, or

  • in an area in the European Union which has been established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/697/EU

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been found free from Pomacea (Perry) immediately prior to export or, in the case of plants originating in an area in the European Union which has been established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/697/EU, immediately prior to their movement from the area
17.Plants of Fraxinus L., intended for planting, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied an official statement that have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Chalara fraxinea T. Kowalski (including its teleomorph Hymenoscyphus pseudoalbidus).
* The name of the area must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
18.Live pollen of Actinidia Lindl. or plants, other than seeds, of Actinidia Lindl. intended for planting, (“the specified plants”), originating in any third countryThe specified plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants have been grown throughout their life in a country where Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto is known not to occur,

(b)

in the case of pollen or plants originating in the European Union, an official statement that the specified plants have been grown throughout their life in a part of the European Union which is recognised as an EU protected zone in respect of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto,

(c)

an official statement that the specified plants have been grown throughout their life in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto,

(d)

an official statement that the specified plants have been produced in a place or site of production established by the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin in accordance with the ISPM No. 10 as free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto:

(i)

where they have been grown in a structure with a degree of isolation and protection from the outside environment that effectively excluded Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto and have been officially inspected twice at the most appropriate times for detecting symptoms of infection during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to the export and found free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, and

(ii)

the place or site of production was surrounded by a zone with a radius of at least 100 metres, where:

(aa)

official inspections were carried out twice at the most appropriate times for detecting symptoms of infection during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to the export and any plants showing symptoms of infection which were found during those inspections and were immediately destroyed,

(bb)

all specified plants in the zone were immediately destroyed, or

(cc)

each specified plant has been regularly tested at the most appropriate times and found free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, or

(e)

an official statement that the specified plants have been produced in a place of production established by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with the ISPM No. 10 as free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, in which the plants have been officially inspected, sampled and tested twice prior to export at the most appropriate times during the last complete cycle of vegetation and found free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto and which is surrounded by a zone with a radius of 4500 metres where:

(i)

official inspections, sampling and testing have been carried out at that place of production and throughout that zone twice at the most appropriate times for detecting symptoms of infection during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to the export and Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto has not been found during the official inspections, sampling and testing,

(ii)

all specified plants within a radius of 500 metres from that place of production were immediately destroyed, or

(iii)

each specified plant within a radius of 500 metres from that place of production has been regularly tested at the most appropriate times and found free from Pseudomonas syringae pv actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, and

(iv)

where paragraph (ii) or (iii) applies, all specified plants in the area lying between 500 metres to 4 500 metres from the place of production have been destroyed or tested according to a sampling scheme able to confirm with 99% reliability that the level of presence of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto in the specified plants is below 0.1%.

Where the phytosanitary certificate includes the official statement referred to in paragraph (d) or (e), the phytosanitary certificate must also include a statement that:
  • the specified plants have been derived directly from mother plants under conditions which comply with the requirements specified in paragraphs (a), (b), (c) or (d), or

  • the specified plants have been directly derived from mother plants, which were subject to prior individual testing confirming their freedom from Pseudomonas syringae pv.actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, orthe specified plants have been tested according to a sampling scheme able to confirm with 99% reliability that the level of presence of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto in the specified plants is below 0.1%.

* The name of the area must be include d in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
19.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, originating in any third country, other than the European Union or any other third country where Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is not known to be present, which belong to the genera and species listed in—

  • Annex 1 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, or

  • the list of Xylella host plants

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is not present in the country,

(b)

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, that they have been grown in a site that is subject to annual official inspection, with sampling and testing carried out at the appropriate times on those plants for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) and in accordance with international standards, confirming the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 5%, and

(c)

in the case of plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Polygala myrtifolia L., that prior to their movement out of their production site and as close to that time as possible, each lot of plants was subjected in addition to official visual inspection and sampling, as well as testing, in line with international standards for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), confirming the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 5%.

In the case of plants originating in any third country, other than the European Union, a phytosanitary certificate may not include any such official statement unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has notified the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom in writing that Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is not present in the country
20.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, originating in any third country where Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) is known to be present, other than the European Union, which belong to the genera and species listed in:

  • Annex 1 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, or

  • the list of Xylella host plants

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

in the case of plants originating in an area which has been established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as as area* that is free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) an official statement that they originate in such an area,

(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, an official statement:

(i)

that the plants have been produced in one or more sites**:

(aa)

that are authorised by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as sites that are free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) and its vectors,

(bb)

that are physically protected against Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) by its vectors,

(cc)

that are surrounded by a zone with a width of 100 metres which has been subject to official inspections twice a year and where all of the plants found to be infected with, or to have symptoms of, Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) have been immediately removed and appropriate phytosanitary treatments against the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) have been applied before that removal,

(dd)

that at appropriate times throughout the year, are subject to phytosanitary treatments to maintain freedom from the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), including the removal of plants,

(ee)

that are subject annually, together with the zone referred to in paragraph (cc) to at least two official inspections during the flight season of the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.),

(ff)

where throughout the production time of the plants, neither symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) nor its vectors were found in the site or if suspect symptoms were observed, testing has been undertaken and the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) confirmed, and

(gg)

where throughout the production time of the plants, no symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) were found in the zone referred to in paragraph (cc) or if suspect symptoms were observed, testing has been undertaken and the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) confirmed,

(ii)

that representative samples of each species of the plants from each site have been subject to annual testing, at the most appropriate time, and the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed on the basis of tests carried out in accordance with internationally validated testing methods,

(iii)

that the plants have been transported in closed containers or packaging, ensuring that Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) or any of its known vectors cannot occur,

(iv)

that as practically close to the time of export as possible, the lots of the plants were subject to official visual inspection, sampling and molecular testing, carried out in accordance with internationally validated testing methods, confirming the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 1% and targeting in particular plants displaying symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), and

(v)

that immediately prior to export, the lots of the plants were subject to phytosanitary treatments against any known vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), or

(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, an official statement:

(i)

that the plants have been grown in a one or more sites** of production:

(aa)

that are authorised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as sites of production that are free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) and its vectors,

(bb)

that are physically protected against the introduction of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) by its vectors,

(cc)

that are subjected annually to at least two official inspections carried out at appropriate times, and

(dd)

where throughout the production time of the plants, neither symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) nor its vectors were found in the sites or, if suspect symptoms were observed, testing has been undertaken and the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed,

(ii)

that the plants have been transported under sterile conditions in a transparent container that precludes the possibility of infection by Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) through its vectors,

(iii)

that the plants have been grown from seeds, propagated under sterile conditions from mother plants which have spent their entire lives in an area free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) and have been tested and found free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) or have been propagated under sterile conditions from mother plants which have been grown in a site which meets the requirements in paragraph (b)(i) and have been tested and found free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.).

A phytosanitary certificate may not include any of the official statements referred to in paragraphs (a) to (c) unless the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the areas or the sites (as the case may be).
* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.
** The name of the site(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
21.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, originating in the European Union which—

  • have never been grown in an area established in accordance with Article 4 of Decision (EU) 2015/789, and

  • belong to the genera and species listed in the list of Xylella host plants

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown in a site that is subject to annual official inspection and in the case of symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), sampling, taking into account the technical guidelines for the survey published by the European Commission from time to time(18), and testing in line with international standards for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), or

(b)

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, an official statement—

(i)

that they have been grown in a site that is subject to annual official inspection and sampling, taking into account the technical guidelines for the survey published by the European Commission (as mentioned in paragraph (a)), and testing in line with international standards for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), confirming the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 5%, and

(ii)

in respect of any plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Polygala myrtifolia L., that prior to their movement out of their production site and as close to that time as possible, each lot of plants was subjected in addition to official visual inspection and sampling, as well as testing, in line with international standards for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), confirming the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 5%.

For the purposes of paragraph (b), the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) must have been screened by one test, and in the case of positive results, its presence must have been identified by carrying out at least one positive molecular test, as specified in the list maintained by the European Commission of validated tests for the identification of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) and its subspecies as published from time to time(19).
22.

Pre-basic mother plants, as defined in Article 1(3) of Commission Implementing Directive 2014/98/EU implementing Council Directive 2008/90/EC as regards specific requirements for the genus and species of fruit plants referred to in Annex I thereto(20), or pre-basic material as defined in Article 2(5) of Council Directive 2008/90/EC on the marketing of fruit plant propagating material and fruit plants intended for fruit production(21), originating in the European Union which:

  • belong to the species Juglans regia L., Olea europaea L., Prunus amygdalus Batsch, P. amygdalus x P. persica, P. armenica L., P. avium (L.) L., P. cerasus L., P. domestica L., P. domestica x P. salicina, P. dulcis (Mill.) D.A. Webb, P. persica (L.) Batsch, or P. salicina Lindley,

  • have been grown in an area which has not been demarcated for the purposes of Article 4 of Decision (EU) 2015/789, and

  • have spent at least part of their life outside insect proof facilities

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they are subject to the authorisation provided for in Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2017/925 temporarily authorising certain Member States to certify pre-basic material of certain species of fruit plants, produced in the field under non-insect proof conditions(22), and

(b)

that within the shortest possible time prior to their export, they have been subjected to visual inspection, sampling and molecular testing for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), carried out in accordance with international standards

23.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting which have been grown for at least part of their life in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 4 of Decision (EU) 2015/789 (in this item “the area”) and belong to the genera and species listed in:

  • Annex 1 to that Decision, other than plants belonging to the varieties specified in Annex 3 to that Decision, or

  • the list of Xylella host plants

In the case of plants which have not been grown for their entire production cycle in vitro, the plants must:
(a)

be accompanied by an official statement:

(i)

that they have been grown in a site:

(aa)

that is registered and authorised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a site that is free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) and its vectors, and is physically protected against the introduction of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) by its vectors,

(bb)

that is surrounded by a zone with a width of 100 metres which has been subject to official inspections twice a year and where all of the plants found to be infected with, or to have symptoms of, Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) have been immediately removed and appropriate phytosanitary treatments against the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) have been applied before that removal,

(cc)

that is subject to phytosanitary treatments, which may include the removal of plants, at appropriate times of the year to maintain freedom from vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.),

(dd)

that is subject annually, together with the zone referred to in sub-paragraph (bb) to at least two official inspections, taking into account the technical guidelines for the survey published by the European Commission on its website , from time to time,

(ee)

where throughout the time of growth of the plants, neither symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) nor its vectors were found in the site or, if suspect symptoms were observed, tests carried out confirmed the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.),

(ff)

where throughout the time of growth of the plants, no symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) were found in the zone referred to in paragraph (bb) or, if suspect symptoms were observed, testing has been undertaken and the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed,

(ii)

that representative samples of each species of the plants from each site have been subject to annual testing, at the most appropriate time, and the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed on the basis of tests carried out in accordance with internationally validated testing methods,

(iii)

that as practically close to the time of export as possible, the lots of the plants were subject to official visual inspection, sampling and molecular testing, carried out in accordance with internationally validated testing methods, using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 1% or above and targeting in particular plants displaying symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) in accordance with ISPM No. 31, and

(iv)

that prior to their movement from the area, the lots of the plants were subjected to phytosanitary treatments against any of the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), and

(b)

be moved in closed containers or packaging from the area to ensure that infection with Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) or any of its vectors cannot occur.

In the case of dormant plants, other than seeds, of Vitis intended for planting, the plants must:
(c)

be accompanied by an official statement:

(i)

that they have been grown in a site that is registered by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin and that as practically close to the time of export as possible, the plants have undergone an appropriate thermotherapy treatment in a authorised treatment facililty authorised by that national plant protection organisation for that purpose, where the dormant plants were submerged for 45 minutes in water heated to 50˚C in accordance with EPPO PM 10/18, and

(ii)

that prior to their movement from the area, the lots of the plants were subjected to phytosanitary treatments against any of the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), and

(d)

be transported in closed containers or packaging from the area to ensure that infection with Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) or any of its vectors cannot occur.

In addition, the plants must not have been moved through any other area established in accordance with Article 4 of Decision (EU) 2015/789 unless they were transported in closed containers or packaging from the area to ensure that infection with Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) or any of its vectors could not occur
24.Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting that have a stem diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Acer spp., Aesculus spp., Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Cercidiphyllum spp., Corylus spp., Fagus spp., Fraxinus spp., Koelreuteria spp., Platanus spp., Populus spp., Salix spp., Tilia spp. and Ulmus spp., originating in any third country, other than the European Union, where Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) is known to be presentThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants have been grown throughout their life in a place of production which is registered and supervised by national plant protection organisation in the country of origin and is situated in an area* established by that organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky),

(b)

an official statement 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 Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) in accordance with ISPM No. 10:

(i)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin,

(ii)

which has been subject annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) carried out at appropriate times and no signs of the plant pest have been found,

(iii)

where the plants have been grown in a site

(aa)

with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) or

(bb)

with the application of appropriate preventative treatments and which was surrounded by a buffer zone with a radius of at least 2 km where official surveys for the presence or signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) are carried out annually at appropriate times and where signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) have been found, eradication measures were taken immediately to restore the pest freedom of the buffer zone, and

(iv)

that immediately prior to export, the plants, and in particular their branches and stems, were subjected to a meticulous official inspection for the presence of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky), which included targeted destructive sampling and, in the case of plants originating in sites which at the time of their production were located in a buffer zone where the presence or signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky have been found, targeted destructive sampling at the appropriate level, or

(c)

an official statement that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (b), grafted with scions which at the time of export were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point and which have been subject to a meticulous official inspection for the presence of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky), in the manner specified in paragraph (b)(iv).

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.
For the purpose of paragraph (b)(iv), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
25.Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting that have a stem diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Acer spp., Aesculus spp., Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Cercidiphyllum spp., Corylus spp., Fagus spp., Fraxinus spp., Koelreuteria spp., Platanus spp., Populus spp., Salix spp., Tilia spp. and Ulmus spp., which have been introduced into an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 7 of Decision (EU) 2015/893The plants:
(a)

must—

(i)

be accompanied by an official statement that 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 Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) in accordance with ISPM No. 10:

(aa)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin,

(bb)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) carried out at appropriate times which included targeted destructive sampling of the stems and branches (where appropriate) and no signs of the plant pest have been found, and

(ii)

have been grown in a site:

(aa)

with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky), or with the application of appropriate preventative treatments or where targeted destructive sampling was carried out on each lot of the plants prior to their movement from the site at the appropriate level, and

(bb)

where official surveys for the presence or signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) are carried out annually at appropriate times within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times and neither the plant pest or signs of it were found, or

(b)

must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (a)(ii), grafted with scions which have not been grown under these conditions and were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point.

For the purpose of sub-paragraph (a)(ii)(aa), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
26.Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., other than fruits of Citrus aurantium L. or Citrus latifolia Tanaka, originating in Argentina, Brazil, South Africa or UruguayThe fruits must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the fruits originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa,

(b)

in the case of fruits originating in Brazil, an official statement:

(i)

that no symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa have been observed in the place of production since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation,

(ii)

that none of the fruits harvested in the place of production has shown, in an appropriate official examination, symptoms of that plant pest,

(iii)

that the field of production, the packing facilities, exporters and any other operator involved in the handling of the fruits have been officially registered for that purpose, and

(iv)

that throughout their movement, from the field of production to their export, the fruits have been accompanied by documents issued under the supervision of the national plant protection organisation of Brazil,

(c)

in the case of fruits originating in Argentina, South Africa or Uruguay, an official statement:

(i)

that the fruits originate in a field of production which has been subjected to treatments against Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa carried out at the appropriate time since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation,

(ii)

that an appropriate official inspection has been carried out in the field of production during the growing season and no symptoms of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa have been detected in the fruit since the beginning of the last cycle of vegetation,that a sample has been taken along the line between arrival and packaging in the packing facilities of at least 600 fruits of each species per 30 tonnes, or part thereof, selected as much as possible on the basis of any possible symptom of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa, and all sampled fruits showing symptoms have been tested and found free of that plant pest,

(iii)

that the field of production, the packing facilities, exporters and any other operator involved in the handling of the fruits have been officially registered for that purpose, and

(iv)

that throughout their movement, from the field of production to their export, the fruits have been accompanied by documents issued under the supervision of the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin.

In the case of Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck ‘Valencia’ originating in South Africa or Uruguay, the phytosanitary certificate must also include an official statement that a sample per 30 tonnes, or part thereof, has been tested for latent infection and found free of Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Van der Aa.
In the case of fruits originating in Argentina, South Africa or Uruguay, the phytosanitary certificate must also include an official statement that detailed information on the pre- and post-harvest treatments has been kept.
A phytosanitary certificate may not include the official statement referred to in paragraph (a) unless the national plant protection organisation of the country of origin has previously provided the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom with written details of the area or areas.
* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
27.Fruits of Capsicum L., Momordica L., Solanum aethiopicum L., Solanum macrocarpon L. or Solanumn melongena L., or plants, other than live pollen, plant tissue cultures, seeds or grains, of Zea mays L., originating in any third country in Africa or the AmericasThe fruits or plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they originate in a third country in which Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith) is not known to be present,

(b)

an official statement that they originate in an area* established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith),

(c)

an official statement that:

(i)

they have been produced in a production site which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin where 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 fruit or plants,

(ii)

that prior their export, they have been subject to an official inspection and found free from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith),

(iii)

that information ensuring their traceability to the site of production to the point of export has been ensured,

(d)

an official statement that they have been produced in a production site which is provided with complete physical protection against the introduction of Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith) or have been subjected to an effective treatment to ensure freedom from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith), or

(e)

an official statement that they have been subjected to an effective post-harvest treatment to ensure freedom from Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith), which is mentioned on the phytosanitary certificate.

* The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”
28.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Quercus L., other than Quercus suber, intended for planting, whose girth at 1.2 metres above the root collar is 8 cm or more, originating in any third countryThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in places of production in a country in which Thaumetopoea processionea L. is not known to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in an EU protected zone which is recognised as a protected zone in relation to Thaumetopoea processionea L. or in an area established by the national plant protection organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Thaumetopoea processionea L.,

(c)

an official statement that they have been produced in nurseries which, along with their vicinity, have been found free from Thaumetopoea processionea L. on the basis of official inspections carried out as close as practically possible to their movement and official surveys of the nurseries and their vicinity have been carried out at appropriate times since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation to detect larvae and other symptoms of Thaumetopoea processionea L., or

(d)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Thaumetopoea processionea L. and have been inspected at appropriate times and found to be free from Thaumetopoea processionea L.

29.Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar with a diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Prunus spp., other than Prunus laurocerasus L., originating in any third country, other than the European Union, where Aromia bungii (Faldermann) is known to be presentThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement 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 is situated in an area* established by that organisation in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Aromia bungii (Faldermann),

(b)

an official statement:

(i)

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 ISPM No. 10:

(aa)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin,

(bb)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) carried out at appropriate times without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found,

(cc)

which has complete physical protection against the introduction of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) or has been subjected to appropriate preventive treatments and which was 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 and, where signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) have been found, eradication measures were taken immediately to restore the buffer zone to freedom from the pest, and

(ii)

that immediately prior to export, the plants, and in particular their branches and stems, were subjected to a meticulous official inspection for the presence of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) which included targeted destructive sampling and, in the case of plants originating in sites which at the time of their production were located in a buffer zone where the presence or signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) have been found, targeted destructive sampling at the appropriate level, or

(c)

an official statement that the plants have been:

(i)

grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (b),

(ii)

grafted with scions which at the time of export were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point, and

(iii)

subjected to a meticulous official inspection for the presence of Aromia bungii (Faldermann, in the manner specified in paragraph (b)(ii).

*The name of the area(s) must be included in the phytosanitary certificate under the heading “Additional declaration”.
For the purpose of paragraph (b)(ii), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
30.Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar with a diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Prunus spp., other than Prunus laurocerasus L., originating in an area in European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision (EU) 2018/1503The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that 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:

(i)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin,

(ii)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) carried out at appropriate times which included targeted destructive sampling of the stems and branches (where appropriate), without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found, and

(iii)

which:

(aa)

has complete physical protection against the introduction of Aromia bungii (Faldermann), or

(bb)

has been subjected to appropriate preventative treatments and is a place where targeted destructive sampling has been carried out on each lot of the plants prior to their movement from the place of production at the appropriate level, and where official surveys for the presence or signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) are carried out annually at appropriate times within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants have been:

(i)

grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (a), and

(ii)

grafted with scions which have not been grown under these conditions and were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point.

For the purpose of paragraph (a)(iii)(bb), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
31.Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar with a diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Prunus spp., other than Prunus laurocerasus L., which have been introduced into an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision (EU) 2018/1503The plants must be accompanied by an official statement 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:
(a)

which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation in the country of origin,

(b)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) carried out at appropriate times which included targeted destructive sampling of the stems and branches (where appropriate), without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found, and

(c)

which:

(i)

has complete physical protection against the introduction of Aromia bungii (Faldermann), or

(ii)

has been subjected to appropriate preventative treatments and is a place where targeted destructive sampling has been carried out on each lot of the plants prior to their movement from the place of production at the appropriate level, and where official surveys for the presence or signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) are carried out annually at appropriate times within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found.

For the purpose of paragraph (c)(ii), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants.

PART ERelevant material which is subject to emergency measures and may only be moved within Scotland if specified requirements are met

(1)

Item

(2)

Description of relevant material

(3)

Countries of origin

1.Plants, other than seeds, of Viburnum spp. L., Camellia spp. or Rhododendron spp. L., other than Rhododendron simsii Planch, intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants originate in an area in which Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. is known not to occur,

(b)

an official statement that since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation no signs of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. have been observed on the plants at the place of production during official inspections, which included laboratory testing of any suspicious symptoms, carried out at least twice during the growing season at appropriate times when the plants were in active growth and with an intensity which took into account the particular production system of the plants, or

(c)

where signs of Phytophthora ramorum Werres, De Cock & Man in ‘t Veld sp. nov. have been found on the plants at the place of production, an official statement that appropriate procedures have been implemented for the purpose of eradicating that plant pest and the plants have been found free from the plant pest following those procedures, which consisted of at least:

(i)

destruction of the infected plants and all susceptible plants within a 2 metre radius of the infected plants, including associated growing media and plant debris,

(ii)

in the case of susceptible plants within a 10 metre radius of the infected plants and any remaining plants from the affected lot:

(aa)

the retention of the plants at the place of production,

(bb)

additional official inspections carried out at least twice in the three months after the eradication measures have been taken when the plants are in active growth, and

(cc)

a prohibition during that three month period on the use of treatments to suppress symptoms of the plant pest,

(iii)

in the case of all other susceptible plants at the place of production, the plants have been subjected to intensive official re-inspection and have been found free from the plant pest in those inspections, and

(iv)

appropriate phytosanitary measures have been taken on the growing surface within a 2 metre radius of infected plants

2.Seeds of Solanum lycoperiscum (L.) Karsten ex Farw. other than those intended for sale to final consumers not involved in professional plant production, provided that it is evident from the packaging of the seeds or by other means that they are intended for sale to the final consumerThe seeds must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been obtained by means of an appropriate acid extraction method and:
(a)

that they originate in an area in which Pepino mosaic virus is known not to occur,

(b)

that 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)

that they have undergone official testing for Pepino mosaic virus on a representative sample and using appropriate methods, and have been found free from Pepino mosaic virus in these tests

3.Plants of Pinus L. or Pseudotsuga menziesii, intended for planting, including seeds and cones for propagation purposesThe plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life or since their introduction into the United Kingdom in a place of production in the United Kingdom or a CD territory, where Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell is not known to occur,

(b)

an official statement that they have been grown throughout their life or since their introduction into the United Kingdom or a CD territory, in a place of production in an area established in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell, or

(c)

an official statement that they originate in a place of production where no signs of Gibberella circinata Nirenberg & O’Donnell have been observed during official inspections within a period of two years prior to their movement from the place of production and which have been tested immediately prior to movement

4.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of:

  • Acer spp.,

  • Aesculus hippocastanum,

  • Alnus spp.,

  • Betula spp.,

  • Carpinus spp.,

  • Citrus spp.,

  • Cornus spp.,

  • Corylus spp.,

  • Cotoneaster spp.,

  • Crataegus spp.,

  • Fagus spp.,

  • Lagerstroemia spp.,

  • Malus spp.,

  • Platanus spp.,

  • Populus spp.,

  • Prunus laurocerasus,

  • Pyrus spp.,

  • Rosa spp.,

  • Salix spp.,

  • Ulmus spp., originating in:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8C or under paragraph 3 of schedule 11 of the Plant Health Regulations, or

  • a CD territory where there is evidence that Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) is present

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants have been grown during a period of at least two years prior to their movement, or in the case of plants which are younger than two years, have been grown throughout their life in a place of production:

(i)

which is registered and supervised by the appropriate UK plant health authority,

(ii)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) carried out at appropriate times which included, where appropriate, targeted destructive sampling of the roots and stems of the plants, using samples to enable at least the detection of 1% level of infestation with a confidence of 99%, and no signs of the plant pest have been found, and

(iii)

where the plants have been grown in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or with the application of appropriate preventive treatments or where targeted destructive sampling is carried out on each lot prior to movement at the appropriate level and where official surveys for the presence of Anoplophora chinesis (Forster) are carried out annually within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times and neither Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) nor any signs of it were found, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (a), grafted with scions which have not been grown under these conditions and were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point.

For the purpose of paragraph (a)(iii), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants.
5.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of:

  • Acer spp.,

  • Aesculus hippocastanum,

  • Alnus spp.,

  • Betula spp.,

  • Carpinus spp.,

  • Citrus spp.,

  • Cornus spp.,

  • Corylus spp.,

  • Cotoneaster spp.,

  • Crataegus spp.,

  • Fagus spp.,

  • Lagerstroemia spp.,

  • Malus spp.,

  • Platanus spp.,

  • Populus spp.,

  • Prunus laurocerasus,

  • Pyrus spp.,

  • Rosa spp.,

  • Salix spp.,

  • Ulmus spp., which have been introduced into:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8C or under paragraph 3 of schedule 11 of the Plant Health Regualtions, or

  • a CD territory where there is evidence that Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) is present

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants have been grown in a site:
(a)

with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or with the application of appropriate preventive treatments or where targeted destructive sampling is carried out on each lot prior to movement at the appropriate rate, and

(b)

where official surveys for the presence of Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) are carried out annually within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times and neither Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) or any signs of it were found.

For the purpose of paragraph (a), the appropriate rate is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants.
6.

Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., including those intended for planting, originating in:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8D or under paragraph 3 of schedule 12 to the Plant Health Regulations, other than those which are only being moved within such an area, or

  • a CD territory where there is evidence that Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa. Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) is present or where there are signs of infestation by one of those plant pests on potato tubers

The tubers must be accompanied by an official statement:
(a)

that they have been:

(i)

grown in an officially registered place of production or by an officially registered producer, or

(ii)

moved from an officially registered warehouse or a dispatching centre,

(b)

that they have been washed or brushed so that there is no more than 0.1 % of soil remaining or have undergone an equivalent method specifically applied in order to achieve the same outcome and remove Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa. Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) and Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) (as the case may be) and to ensure that there is no risk of the plant pests concerned spreading, and

(c)

that the packaging material in which potato tubers are moved is clean.

7.

Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Abies Mill., Cedrus Trew, Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Pseudotsuga Carr. or Tsuga Carr., originating in:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8E or under paragraph 3 of schedule 13 to the Plant Health Regulations, other than wood which is being moved from the infested zone to the buffer zone in the demarcated area, or

  • a CD territory where there is evidence that Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. is present;

The plants:
(a)

must be accompanied by an official statement:

(i)

that they have been grown in places of production where Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. or its symptoms have not been observed since the beginning of the last complete growing cycle,

(ii)

that they have been grown throughout their life under complete physical protection to prevent Monochamus spp. reaching the plants,

(iii)

that they have been officially inspected, tested and found free from Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. and Monochamus spp., and

(b)

must only be transported outside the flight season of Monochamus spp. or in closed containers or packaging to prevent infestation with Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. or Monochamus spp.

8.

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:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8F or under paragraph 3 of schedule 14 of the Plant Health Regulations, other than those which are only being moved within such an area, or

  • a CD territory where there is evidence that Pomacea (Perry) is present in a field or watercourse

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that they have been found free from Pomacea (Perry) immediately prior to their movement from the area
9.Plants of Fraxinus L., intended for plantingThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that have been grown throughout their life in an area established in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as an area that is free from Chalara fraxinea T. Kowalski (including its teleomorph Hymenoscyphus pseudoalbidus)
10.Live pollen of Actinidia Lindl. or plants, other than seeds, of Actinidia Lindl. intended for planting (“the specified plants”)The specified plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the specified plants originate in an area established in accordance with ISPM No. 4 as free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto,

(b)

an official statement that the specified plants have been produced in a place or site of production established in accordance with the ISPM No. 10 as free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto where:

(i)

they have been grown in a structure with a degree of isolation and protection from the outside environment that effectively excluded Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto and have been officially inspected twice at the most appropriate times for detecting symptoms of infection during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to their movement and found free from the specified plant pest, and

(ii)

the place or site of production is surrounded by a zone with a radius of at least 100 metres, where:

(aa)

official inspections were carried out twice at the most appropriate times for detecting symptoms of infection during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to their movement and any plants showing symptoms of infection which were found during those inspections were immediately destroyed,

(bb)

all specified plants in the zone were immediately destroyed, or

(cc)

each specified plant has been regularly tested at the most appropriate times and found free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, or

(c)

an official statement that the specified plants have been produced in a place of production established in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a place of production that is free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto and which is surrounded:

(i)

by a zone with a radius of 500 metres where:

(aa)

official inspections, sampling and testing have been carried out at that place of production and throughout that zone twice at the most appropriate times for detecting symptoms of infection during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to their movement and Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto has not been found during the official inspections, sampling and testing,

(bb)

all specified plants within that zone were immediately destroyed, or

(cc)

all specified plants within that zone have been regularly tested at the most appropriate times and found free from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, and

(ii)

by a further zone lying between 500 metres and 4,500 metres of that place of production where:

(aa)

official inspections, sampling and testing have been carried out twice at the most appropriate times throughout the area for detecting symptoms of infection during the last complete cycle of vegetation prior to their movement, and eradication measures were taken in all cases where Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto has been identified on the specified plants, which included the immediate destruction of the infected specified plants,

(bb)

all specified plants within that further zone have been destroyed, or

(cc)

all specified plants within that further zone have been tested according to a sampling scheme able to confirm with 99% reliability that the level of presence of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto in the specified plants is below 0.1%.

Where paragraph (b) or (c) applies, the official statement must also confirm that:
  • the specified plants have been derived directly from mother plants under conditions which comply with the requirements specified in paragraphs (a) or (b),

  • the specified plants have been directly derived from mother plants, which were subject to prior individual testing confirming their freedom from Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto, or

  • the specified plants have been tested according to a sampling scheme able to confirm with 99% reliability that the level of presence of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae Takikawa, Serizawa, Ichikawa, Tsuyumu & Goto in the specified plants is below 0.1%

11.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting which belong to the genera and species listed in the list of Xylella host plants and have never been grown in:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 5 of schedule 8G or under paragraph 5 of schedule 15 of the Plant Health Regulations, or

  • a CD territory in which Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed to be present

The plants must be accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that they have been grown in a site that is subject to annual official inspection and, in the case of symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), sampling and testing in line with international standards for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), or

(b)

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, an official statement:

(i)

that they have been grown in a site that is subject to annual official inspection and sampling and testing in line with international standards for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), confirming the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 5%, and

(ii)

in respect of any plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Polygala myrtifolia L., that prior to their movement out of their production site and as close to that time as possible, each lot of plants was subjected in addition to official visual inspection and sampling, as well as testing, in line with international standards for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), confirming the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 5%.

12.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting which belong to the genera and species listed in Annex 1 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, other than those belonging to the varieties specified in Annex 3 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, or listed in the list of Xylella host plants, and have been grown for at least part of their life in:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 5 of schedule 8G5 or under paragraph 5 of schedule 15 of the Plant Health Regulations, or

  • a CD territory in which Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed to be present;

The plants must:
(a)

in the case of plants which have not been grown for their entire production cycle in vitro, be accompanied by an official statement:

(i)

that they have been grown in a site that:

(aa)

is registered and authorised in accordance with ISPM No. 10 as a site that is free from Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) and its vectors, and is physically protected against the introduction of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) by its vectors,

(bb)

is surrounded by a zone with a width of 100 metres which has been subject to official inspections twice a year and where all of the plants found to be infected with, or to have symptoms of, Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) have been immediately removed and appropriate phytosanitary treatments against the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) have been applied before that removal,

(cc)

is subject to phytosanitary treatments, which may include the removal of plants, at appropriate times of the year to maintain freedom from vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.),

(dd)

is subject annually, together with the zone referred to in paragraph (bb) to at least two official inspections,

(ee)

throughout the time of growth of the plants, neither symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) nor its vectors were found in the site or, if suspect symptoms were observed, tests carried out confirmed the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.),

(ff)

throughout the time of growth of the plants, no symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) were found in the zone referred to in paragraph (bb) or, if suspect symptoms were observed, testing has been undertaken and absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed,

(ii)

that representative samples of each species of the plants from each site have been subject to annual testing, at the most appropriate time, and the absence of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed on the basis of tests carried out in accordance with internationally validated testing methods,

(iii)

that as practically close to the time of their movement as possible, the lots of the plants were subject to official visual inspection, sampling and molecular testing, carried out in accordance with internationally validated testing methods, using a sampling scheme able to identify with 99% reliability the level of presence of infected plants of 1% or above and targeting in particular plants displaying symptoms of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), and

(iv)

that prior to their movement, the lots of the plants were subjected to phytosanitary treatments against any of the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.), or

(b)

in the case of dormant plants, other than seeds, of Vitis intended for planting, an official statement:

(i)

that they have been grown in a site that it is registered by the appropriate UK plant health authority and that as practically close as possible to the time of their movement from the site, the plants have undergone an appropriate thermotherapy treatment in a authorised treatment facililty authorised by that UK plant health authority for that purpose, where the dormant plants were submerged for 45 minutes in water heated to 50˚C in accordance with EPPO PM10/18, and

(ii)

that prior to their movement, the lots of the plants were subjected to phytosanitary treatments against any of the vectors of Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.).

In either case mentioned in paragraphs (a) or (b), to ensure that infection with Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) or any of its vectors cannot occur, the plants may only be moved in closed containers or in packaging through or within:

  • the demarcated area and any other area that is demarcated under paragraph 5 of schedule 8G or under paragraph 5 of schedule 15 of the Plant Health Regulations, and

  • any CD territory in which Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed to be present

13.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting that have a stem diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of, Acer spp., Aesculus spp., Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Cercidiphyllum spp., Corylus spp., Fagus spp., Fraxinus spp., Koelreuteria spp., Platanus spp., Populus spp., Salix spp., Tilia spp. or Ulmus spp., originating in, or introduced into:

  • an area that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8H or under paragraph 3 of schedule 16 of the Plant Health Regulations, or

  • a CD territory in which Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) has been confirmed to be present

The plants must be accompanied by
(a)

an official statement that the plants have been grown during at least two years prior to their movement or, in the case of plants which are younger, throughout their life in a place of production:

(i)

which is registered and supervised by the appropriate UK plant health authority,

(ii)

which has been subject annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) carried out at appropriate times, which included destructive sampling of stems and branches, where appropriate, and no signs of the plant pest have been found, and

(iii)

where the plants have been grown in a site:

(aa)

with complete physical protection against the introduction of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) or with the application of appropriate preventative treatments or where targeted destructive sampling was carried out on each lot at the appropriate level prior to their movement from the site, and

(bb)

where official surveys for the presence or signs of Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) are carried out annually within a radius of at least 1 km at appropriate times and the plant pest or signs of it were not found, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants have been grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (a)(iii), grafted with scions which have not been grown under these conditions and are no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point.

For the purpose of paragraph (a)(iii)(aa), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
14.Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Quercus L., other than Quercus suber, intended for planting, whose girth at 1.2 m above the root collar is 8 cm or moreThe plants must be accompanied by an official statement that
(a)

they have been produced in nurseries which, along with their vicinity, have been found free from Thaumetopoea processionea L. on the basis of official inspections carried out as close as practically possible to their movement and official surveys of the nurseries and their vicinity have been carried out at appropriate times since the beginning of the last complete cycle of vegetation to detect larvae and other symptoms of Thaumetopoea processionea L., or

(b)

they have been grown throughout their life in a site with complete physical protection against the introduction of Thaumetopoea processionea L. and have been inspected at appropriate times and found to be free from Thaumetopoea processionea L.

15.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar with a diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Prunus spp., other than Prunus laurocerasus L., originating in:

  • an area demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8I or under paragraph 3 of schedule 16A of the Plant Health Regulations, or

  • a CD territory in which the presence of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) has been confirmed to be present

The plants mustbe accompanied by:
(a)

an official statement that the plants have been grown during a period of at least two years prior to their movement, or in the case of plants which are younger than two years, have been grown throughout their life, in a place of production:

(i)

which is registered and supervised by the appropriate UK plant health authority,

(ii)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) carried out at appropriate times which included targeted destructive sampling of the stems and branches (where appropriate), without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found, and

(iii)

which:

(aa)

has complete physical protection against the introduction of Aromia bungii (Faldermann), or

(bb)

has been subjected to appropriate preventive treatments and is a place where targeted destructive sampling has been carried out on each lot of the plants prior to their movement from the place of production at the appropriate level, and where official surveys for the presence or signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) are carried out annually at appropriate times within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found, or

(b)

an official statement that the plants have been:

(i)

grown from rootstocks which were grown in accordance with the requirements specified in paragraph (a), and

(ii)

grafted with scions which have not been grown under these conditions and were no more than 1 cm in diameter at their thickest point.

For the purpose of paragraph (a)(iii)(bb), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants
16.

Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar with a diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Prunus spp., other than Prunus laurocerasus L., which have been introduced into in:

  • an area demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8I or paragraph 3 of schedule 16A of the Plant Health Regulations, or

  • a CD territory in which the presence of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) has been confirmed to be present

The plants must be accompanied by an official statement that the plants have been grown during a period of at least two years prior to their movement, or in the case of plants which are younger than two years, have been grown throughout their life, in a place of production:
(a)

which is registered and supervised by the appropriate UK plant health authority,

(b)

which has been subjected annually to at least two official meticulous inspections for any signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) carried out at appropriate times, that included targeted destructive sampling of the stems and branches (where appropriate), without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found, and

(c)

which:

(i)

has complete physical protection against the introduction of Aromia bungii (Faldermann), or

(ii)

has been subjected to appropriate preventive treatments and is a place where targeted destructive sampling has been carried out on each lot of the plants prior to their movement from the place of production at the appropriate level, and where official surveys for the presence or signs of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) are carried out annually at appropriate times within a radius of at least 1 km around the site at appropriate times without the plant pest or any signs of the plant pest being found.

For the purpose of paragraph (c)(ii), the appropriate level is 10% of the plants where the number of plants is 4,500 or less, and 450 plants, where the number of plants is more than 4,500 plants

Article 2(1)

SCHEDULE 5

PART ANotifiable material originating in third countries, other than the European Union

1.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting.

2.  Seeds of—

(a)Cruciferae, Gramineae or Trifolium spp., originating in Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Chile, New Zealand or Uruguay;

(b)the genera Triticum, Secale or X Triticosecale from Afghanistan, India, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa or the USA; or

(c)Solanaceae, Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf., Capsicum spp., Helianthus annuus L., Solanum lycopersicum L., Medicago sativa L., Prunus L., Rubus L., Oryza spp., Zea mays L., Allium ascalonicum L., Allium cepa L., Allium porrum L., Allium schoenoprasum L. or Phaseolus L..

3.  Parts of plants, other than fruit or seeds, of—

(a)Castanea Mill., Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L., Gypsophilia L., Pelargonium L’Hérit. ex Ait., Phoenix spp., Populus L., Quercus L., Solidago L. or cut flowers of Orchidaceae;

(b)conifers (Coniferales);

(c)Acer saccharum Marsh, originating in the USA or Canada;

(d)Prunus L., originating in any country outside Europe;

(e)cut flowers of Aster spp., Eryngium L., Hypericum L., Lisianthus L., Rosa L. or Trachelium L., originating in any country outside Europe;

(f)leafy vegetables of Apium graveolens L., Ocimum L., Limnophila L. or Eryngium L.;

(g)leaves of Manihot esculenta Crantz;

(h)cut branches of Betula L. with or without foliage;

(i)cut branches of Fraxinus L., Juglans ailantifolia Carr., Juglans mandshurica Maxim., Ulmus davidiana Planch. or Pterocarya rhoifolia Siebold & Zucc., with or without foliage, originating in Canada, China, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Japan, Mongolia, the Republic of Korea, Russia, Taiwan or the USA; or

(j)Amyris P. Browne, Casimiroa La Llave, Citropsis Swingle & Kellerman, Eremocitrus Swingle, Esenbeckia Kunth., Glycosmis Corrêa, Merrillia Swingle, Naringi Adans., Tetradium Lour., Toddalia Juss. or Zanthoxylum L..

4.  Parts of plants, other than fruit but including seeds, of Aegle Corrêa, Aeglopsis Swingle, Afraegle Engl., Atalantia Corrêa, 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..

5.  Fruit of—

(a)Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf., Microcitrus, Naringi Adans., Swinglea Merr., Momordica L., Solanum lycopersicum L. or Solanum melongena L.;

(b)Annona L., Cydonia Mill., Diospyros L., Malus Mill., Mangifera L., Passiflora L., Prunus L., Psidium L., Pyrus L., Ribes L., Syzygium Gaertn. or Vaccinium L., originating in any country outside Europe;

(c)Capsicum L.;

(d)Punica granatum L., originating in any country of the African continent, Cape Verde, Israel, Madagascar, Mauritius, La Reunion or Saint Helena.

6.  Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L..

7.  Soil or growing medium, which consists in whole or in part of soil or solid organic substances such as parts of plants or humus, including peat or bark, other than those composed entirely of peat.

8.  Soil or growing medium which is attached to or appears to have been in contact with plants, consisting in whole or in part of material specified in paragraph 7 or consisting in part of any solid inorganic substances, intended to sustain the vitality of plants, originating in—

(a)Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Turkey or Ukraine; or

(b)any country outside Europe, other than Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Libya, Morocco or Tunisia.

9.  Grain of the genera Triticum, Secale or X Triticosecale originating in Afghanistan, India, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa or the USA..

10.  Parts of plants, other than fruit or 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..

11.  Seeds of Castanea Mill. or Beta vulgaris L..

PART BNotifiable material originating in the European Union

12.  Plants of Abies Mill., Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L. or Pseudotsuga Carr..

13.  Plants, other than seeds, of Platanus L., Prunus L., Quercus spp., other than Quercus suber, or Ulmus L., intended for planting.

14.  Plants, other than fruit, of Castanea Mill..

15.  Plants of Palmae, intended for planting, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over 5 cm and belonging to the following taxa: Areca catechu L., Arenga pinnata (Wurmb) Merr., Bismarckia Hildebr. & H. Wendl., Borassus flabellifer L., Brahea Mart., Butia Becc., Calamus merrillii Becc., Caryota maxima Blume, Caryota cumingii Lodd. ex Mart., Chamaerops L., Cocos nucifera L., Copernicia Mart., Corypha utan Lam., Elaeis guineensis Jacq., Howea forsteriana Becc., Jubea Kunth, Livistona R. Br., Metroxylon sagu Rottb., Phoenix L., Pritchardia Seem. & H. Wendl., Ravenea rivularis Jum. & H. Perrier, Roystonea regia (Kunth) O.F. Cook, Sabal Adans., Syagrus Mart., Trachycarpus H. Wendl., Trithrinax Mart. or Washingtonia Raf..

16.  Seeds of Castanea Mill..

17.  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, Prunus L., other than Prunus laurocerasus L. or Prunus lusitanica L., Pyracantha Roem., Pyrus L. or Sorbus L., intended for planting.

18.  Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L. or Humulus lupulus L., intended for planting.

19.  Plants of stolon- or tuber-forming species of Solanum L., intended for planting.

20.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Choisya Kunth, Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf., Casimiroa La Llave, Clausena Burm. f., Murraya J. Koenig ex L., Vepris Comm., Zanthoxylum L. or Vitis L..

21.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L..

22.  Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., with leaves and peduncles.

23.  The following plants which have been produced by producers whose production and sale is authorised to persons engaged in plant production in the course of a trade or business, other than plants which have been prepared and are ready for sale to the final consumer, and which were produced separately from other products under the supervision of the national plant protection organisation of the consignor country—

(a)plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of the genera Abies Mill., Apium graveolens L., Argyranthemum spp., Asparagus officinalis L., Aster spp., Brassica spp., Castanea Mill., Cucumis spp., Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L., Exacum spp., Fragaria L., Gerbera Cass., Gypsophilia L, all varieties of New Guinea hybrids of Impatiens L., Lactuca spp., Larix Mill., Leucanthemum L., Lupinus L., Pelargonium L’Hérit. ex Ait., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Platanus L., Populus L., Prunus laurocerasus L., Prunus lusitanica L., Pseudotsuga Carr., Quercus L., Rubus L., Spinacia L., Tanacetum L., Tsuga Carr., Ulmus L., Verbena L. or other plants of herbaceous species, other than plants of the family Gramineae, intended for planting, or bulbs, corms, rhizomes, seeds or tubers;

(b)plants of Solanaceae, other than seeds or those specified in paragraph 19, intended for planting;

(c)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;

(d)plants of Palmae, intended for planting, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over five cm and belonging to the following genera: Brahea Mart, Butia Becc., Chamaerops L., Jubaea Kunth, Livistona R. Br., Phoenix L., Sabal Adans., Syragrus Mart., Trachycarpus H. Wendl., Trithrinax Mart. or Washingtonia Raf.;

(e)seeds or bulbs of Allium ascalonicum L., Allium cepa L. or Allium schoenoprasum L., intended for planting; plants of Allium porrum L. intended for planting; or seeds of Medicago sativa L., Helianthus annuus L., Solanum lycopersicum L. or Phaseolus L.;

(f)bulbs, corms, tubers or rhizomes, intended for planting, of Camassia Lindl., Chionodoxa Boiss., Crocus flavus Weston “Golden Yellow”, Dahlia spp., Galanthus L., Galtonia candicans (Baker) Decne., miniature cultivars of the genus Gladiolus Tourn. ex L. (such as Gladiolus callianthus Marais, Gladiolus colvillei Sweet, Gladiolus nanus hort., Gladiolus ramosus hort. or Gladiolus tubergenii hort.), Hyacinthus L., Iris L., Ismene Herbert, Lilium spp., Muscari Miller, Narcissus L., Ornithogalum L., Puschkinia Adams, Scilla L., Tigridia Juss. or Tulipa L.;

(g)plants, other than corms, seeds or tubers, of Begonia L., intended for planting;

(h)plants, other than seeds, of Dipladenia A.DC., Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd., Ficus L., Hibiscus L., Mandevilla Lindl. or Nerium oleander L. intended for planting.

PART CNotifiable material originating in any third country which is subject to emergency measures

24.  Cut flowers of Orchidaceae originating in Thailand.

25.  Plants, other than fruit and seeds, of Acer macrophyllum Pursh, Acer pseudoplatanus L., Adiantum aleuticum (Rupr.) Paris, Adiantum jordanii C. Muell., Aesculus californica (Spach) Nutt., Aesculus hippocastanum L., Arbutus menziesii Pursch., Arbutus unedo L., Arctostaphylos spp. Adans, Calluna vulgaris (L.) Hull, Camellia spp. L., Castanea sativa Mill., Fagus sylvatica L., Frangula californica (Eschsch.) Gray, Frangula purshiana (DC.) Cooper, Fraxinus excelsior L., Griselinia littoralis (Raoul), Hamamelis virginiana L., Heteromeles arbutifolia (Lindley) M. Roemer, Kalmia latifolia L., Laurus nobilis L., Leucothoe spp. D. Don, Lithocarpus densiflorus (Hook. & Arn.) Rehd., Lonicera hispidula (Lindl.) Dougl. ex Torr. & Gray, Magnolia spp. L., Michelia doltsopa Buch.-Ham. ex DC, Nothofagus obliqua (Mirbel) Blume, Osmanthus heterophyllus (G. Don) P. S. Green, Parrotia persica (DC) C.A. Meyer, Photinia x fraseri Dress, Pieris spp. D. Don, Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco, Quercus spp. L., Rhododendron spp. L., other than Rhododendron simsii Planch., Rosa gymnocarpa Nutt., Salix caprea L., Sequoia sempervirens (Lamb. ex D. Don) Endl., Syringa vulgaris L., Taxus spp. L., Trientalis latifolia (Hook), Umbellularia californica (Hook. & Arn.) Nutt., Vaccinium ovatum Pursh or Viburnum spp. L., originating in the USA.

26.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Viburnum spp., Camellia spp., Rhododendron spp., other than Rhododendron simsii Planch, originating in any third country, other than the USA.

27.  Seeds of Solanum lycopersicum (L.) Karsten ex Farw..

28.  Plants of Pinus L. or Pseudotsuga menziesii, intended for planting, including seeds or cones for propagating purposes, originating in any third country.

29.  Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., originating in Egypt.

30.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of Acer spp., Aesculus hippocastanum, Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Citrus spp., Cornus spp., Corylus spp., Cotoneaster spp., Crataegus spp., Fagus spp., Lagerstroemia spp., Malus spp., Platanus spp., Populus spp., Prunus laurocerasus, Pyrus spp., Rosa spp., Salix spp. or Ulmus spp. which—

(a)originate in any third country, other than the European Union, where Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) is known to be present;

(b)originate in, or have been introduced into, an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 6 of Decision 2012/138/EU.

31.  Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., including those intended for planting, which originate—

(a)in a third country, other than the European Union, where Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa. Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) is known to be present;

(b)in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/270/EU;

(c)in Spain, other than in an area established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/270/EU or the Baleric Islands;

(d)in Poland.

32.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Abies Mill., Cedrus Trew, Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Pseudotsuga Carr. or Tsuga Carr., originating in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/535/EU.

33.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, which can only grow in water or soil that is permanently saturated with water which originate—

(a)in any third country, other than the European Union;

(b)in an area established in the European Union in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/697/EU.

34.  Plants of Fraxinus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country.

35.  Live pollen originating in any third country or plants, other than seeds, of Actinidia Lindl., intended for planting, originating in any third country.

36.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, belonging to the genera and species listed in Annex 1 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, other than those belonging to the varieties specified in Annex 3 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, or in the list of Xylella host plants, which—

(a)originate in any third country, other than the European Union; or

(b)originate in the European Union and have been grown for a part of their life in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 4 of Decision 2015/789.

37.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, belonging to the genera and species listed in the list of Xylella host plants, which originate in the European Union and have never been grown in an area established in accordance with Article 4 of Decision 2015/789.

38.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting that have a stem diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Acer spp., Aesculus spp., Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Cercidiphyllum spp., Corylus spp., Fagus spp., Fraxinus spp., Koelreuteria spp., Platanus spp., Populus spp., Salix spp., Tilia spp. and Ulmus spp., which—

(a)originate in any third country, other than the European Union, where Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) is known to be present; or

(b)originate, or have been introduced into a place of production, in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 7 of Decision (EU) 2015/893.

39.  Fruits of Capsicum L., Momordica L., Solanum aethiopicum L., Solanum macrocarpon L. or Solanum melongena L., or plants, other than live pollen, plant tissue cultures, seeds or grains, of Zea mays L. originating in any third country in Africa or the Americas.

40.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Quercus L., other than Quercus suber, intended for planting, whose girth at 1.2 metres above the root collar is 8 cm or more, originating in any third country,.

41.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Prunus spp., other than Prunus laurocerasus L., that have a stem or root collar with a diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, which—

(a)originate in any third country, other than the European Union, where Aromia bungii (Faldermann) is known to be present; or

(b)originate, or have been introduced into a place of production, in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision (EU) 2018/1503.

Article 2(1)

SCHEDULE 6

PART ARelevant material which must not be moved within Scotland without a UK plant passport

1.  Plants of Abies Mill., Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L. or Pseudotsuga Carr..

2.  Plants, other than seeds, of Platanus L., Prunus L., Quercus spp., other than Quercus suber, or Ulmus L., intended for planting.

3.  Plants, other than fruit, of Castanea Mill..

4.  Plants of Palmae, intended for planting, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over 5 cm and belonging to the following taxa: Areca catechu L., Arenga pinnata (Wurmb) Merr., Bismarckia Hildebr. & H. Wendl., Borassus flabellifer L., Brahea Mart., Butia Becc., Calamus merrillii Becc., Caryota maxima Blume, Caryota cumingii Lodd. ex Mart., Chamaerops L., Cocos nucifera L., Copernicia Mart., Corypha utan Lam., Elaeis guineensis Jacq., Howea forsteriana Becc., Jubea Kunth, Livistona R. Br., Metroxylon sagu Rottb., Phoenix L., Pritchardia Seem. & H. Wendl., Ravenea rivularis Jum. & H. Perrier, Roystonea regia (Kunth) O.F. Cook, Sabal Adans., Syagrus Mart., Trachycarpus H. Wendl., Trithrinax Mart. or Washingtonia Raf..

5.  Seeds of Castanea Mill..

6.  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, Prunus L., other than Prunus laurocerasus L. or Prunus lusitanica L., Pyracantha Roem., Pyrus L. or Sorbus L., intended for planting.

7.  Plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L. or Humulus lupulus L., intended for planting.

8.  Plants of stolon- or tuber-forming species of Solanum L., intended for planting.

9.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Choisya Kunth, Fortunella Swingle, Poncirus Raf., Casimiroa La Llave, Clausena Burm. f., Murraya J. Koenig ex L., Vepris Comm., Zanthoxylum L. or Vitis L..

10.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Citrus L..

11.  Fruits of Citrus L., Fortunella Swingle or Poncirus Raf., with leaves and peduncles.

12.  The following plants which have been produced by producers whose production and sale is authorised to persons engaged in plant production in the course of a trade or business, other than plants which have been prepared and are ready for sale to the final consumer, and which were produced separately from other products under the supervision of the appropriate UK plant health authority—

(a)plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of the genera Abies Mill., Apium graveolens L. Argyranthemum spp., Asparagus officinalis L., Aster spp., Brassica spp., Castanea Mill., Cucumis spp., Dendranthema (DC.) Des Moul., Dianthus L., Exacum spp., Fragaria L., Gerbera Cass., Gypsophilia L, all varieties of New Guinea hybrids of Impatiens L., Lactuca spp., Larix Mill., Leucanthemum L., Lupinus L., Pelargonium L’Hérit. ex Ait., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Platanus L., Populus L., Prunus laurocerasus L., Prunus lusitanica L., Pseudotsuga Carr., Quercus L., Rubus L., Spinacia L., Tanacetum L., Tsuga Carr., Ulmus L., Verbena L. or other plants of herbaceous species, other than plants of the family Gramineae, intended for planting, or bulbs, corms, rhizomes, seeds or tubers;

(b)plants of Solanaceae, other than seeds or those specified in paragraph 8, intended for planting;

(c)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;

(d)plants of Palmae, intended for planting, having a diameter of the stem at the base of over five cm and belonging to the following genera: Brahea Mart, Butia Becc., Chamaerops L., Jubaea Kunth, Livistona R. Br., Phoenix L., Sabal Adans., Syragrus Mart., Trachycarpus H. Wendl., Trithrinax Mart. or Washingtonia Raf.;

(e)seeds or bulbs of Allium ascalonicum L., Allium cepa L. or Allium schoenoprasum L., intended for planting; plants of Allium porrum L. intended for planting; or seeds of Medicago sativa L., Helianthus annuus L, Solanum lycopersicum L. or Phaseolus L.;

(f)bulbs, corms, tubers or rhizomes, intended for planting, of Camassia Lindl., Chionodoxa Boiss., Crocus flavus Weston “Golden Yellow”, Dahlia spp., Galanthus L., Galtonia candicans (Baker) Decne., miniature cultivars of the genus Gladiolus Tourn. ex L. (such as Gladiolus callianthus Marais, Gladiolus colvillei Sweet, Gladiolus nanus hort., Gladiolus ramosus hort. or Gladiolus tubergenii hort.), Hyacinthus L., Iris L., Ismene Herbert, Lilium spp., Muscari Miller, Narcissus L., Ornithogalum L., Puschkinia Adams, Scilla L., Tigridia Juss. or Tulipa L.;

(g)plants, other than corms, seeds or tubers, of Begonia L., intended for planting;

(h)plants, other than seeds, of Dipladenia A.DC., Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd., Ficus L., Hibiscus L., Mandevilla Lindl. or Nerium oleander L., intended for planting.

PART BRelevant material which is subject to emergency measures and must not be moved within Scotland without a UK plant passport

13.  Plants, other than fruit and seeds, of Acer macrophyllum Pursh, Acer pseudoplatanus L., Adiantum aleuticum (Rupr.) Paris, Adiantum jordanii C. Muell., Aesculus californica (Spach) Nutt., Aesculus hippocastanum L., Arbutus menziesii Pursch., Arbutus unedo L., Arctostaphylos spp. Adans, Calluna vulgaris (L.) Hull, Camellia spp. L., Castanea sativa Mill., Fagus sylvatica L., Frangula californica (Eschsch.) Gray, Frangula purshiana (DC.) Cooper, Fraxinus excelsior L., Griselinia littoralis (Raoul), Hamamelis virginiana L., Heteromeles arbutifolia (Lindley) M. Roemer, Kalmia latifolia L., Laurus nobilis L., Leucothoe spp. D. Don, Lithocarpus densiflorus (Hook. & Arn.) Rehd., Lonicera hispidula (Lindl.) Dougl. ex Torr. & Gray, Magnolia spp. L., Michelia doltsopa Buch.-Ham. ex DC, Nothofagus obliqua (Mirbel) Blume, Osmanthus heterophyllus (G. Don) P. S. Green, Parrotia persica (DC) C.A. Meyer, Photinia x fraseri Dress, Pieris spp. D. Don, Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco, Quercus spp. L., Rhododendron spp. L., other than Rhododendron simsii Planch., Rosa gymnocarpa Nutt., Salix caprea L., Sequoia sempervirens (Lamb. ex D. Don) Endl., Syringa vulgaris L., Taxus spp. L., Trientalis latifolia (Hook), Umbellularia californica (Hook. & Arn.) Nutt., Vaccinium ovatum Pursh and Viburnum spp. L., originating in the USA.

14.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Viburnum spp., Camellia spp., Rhododendron spp., other than Rhododendron simsii Planch, originating in any third country other than the USA, the United Kingdom or a CD territory.

15.  Seeds of Solanum lycopersicum (L.) Karsten ex Farw., which originate—

(a)in a third country; or

(b)in the United Kingdom or a CD territory, other than those intended for sale to final consumers not involved in professional plant production, provided that it is evident from the packaging of the seeds or by other means that they are intended for sale to the final consumer.

16.  Plants of Pinus L. or Pseudotsuga menziesii, intended for planting, including seeds and cones for propagation purposes, originating in any third country, the United Kingdom or a CD territory.

17.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point of Acer spp., Aesculus hippocastanum, Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Citrus spp., Cornus spp., Corylus spp., Cotoneaster spp., Crataegus spp., Fagus spp., Lagerstroemia spp., Malus spp., Platanus spp., Populus spp., Prunus laurocerasus, Pyrus spp., Rosa spp., Salix spp. or Ulmus spp. which—

(a)originate in a third country, other than the European Union, where Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) is known to be present;

(b)originate in, or have been introduced into, an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 6 of Decision 2012/138/EU;

(c)originate in, or have been introduced into—

(i)an area in the United Kingdom that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8C or under paragraph 3 of schedule 11 of the Plant Health Regulations;

(ii)a CD territory where there is evidence that Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) is present.

18.  Tubers of Solanum tuberosum L., including those intended for planting, which originate—

(a)in a third country, other than the European Union, where Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) is known to be present;

(b)in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/270/EU;

(c)in an area in the United Kingdom that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8D or under paragraph 3 of schedule 12 of the Plant Health Regulations, except any such tubers which are only being moved within the area;

(d)in a CD territory where there is evidence that Epitrix cucumeris (Harris), Epitrix papa. Orlova-Bienkowskaja, Epitrix subcrinita (Lec.) or Epitrix tuberis (Gentner) is present or there are signs of infestation by one of those plant pests on potato tubers

19.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Abies Mill., Cedrus Trew, Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., Pseudotsuga Carr. or Tsuga Carr., which originate—

(a)in an area in the European Union which has been established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/535/EU;

(b)in an area in United Kingdom that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8E or under paragraph 3 of Schedule 13 of the Plant Health Regulations;

(c)in a CD territory where there is evidence that Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Bührer) Nickle et al. is present

20.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, which can only grow in water or soil that is permanently saturated with water which originate—

(a)in any third country, other than the European Union;

(b)in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision 2012/697/EU;

(c)in an area in the United Kingdom that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8F or under paragraph 3 of schedule 14 of the Plant Health Regulations;

(d)in a CD territory where there is evidence that Pomacea (Perry) is present in a field or watercourse

21.  Live pollen or plants intended for planting, other than seeds, of Actinidia Lindl., originating in any third country, the United Kingdom or a CD territory.

22.  Plants of Fraxinus L., intended for planting, originating in any third country, the United Kingdom or a CD territory.

23.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, belonging to the genera and species listed in Annex 1 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, other than those belonging to the varieties specified in Annex 3 to Decision (EU) 2015/789, or in the list of Xylella host plants, which originate—

(a)in any third country, other than the European Union;

(b)in the European Union and have been grown for a part of their life in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 4 of Decision (EU) 2015/789;

(c)in the United Kingdom or a CD territory and have not been grown for any part of their life in—

(i)an area that is demarcated under paragraph 5 of schedule 8G or under paragraph 5 of schedule 15 of the Plant Health Regulations; or

(ii)a CD territory in which Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed to be present.

24.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, belonging to the genera and species listed in the list of Xylella host plants, which originate—

(a)in the European Union and have never been grown in an area established in accordance with Article 4 of Decision (EU) 2015/789; or

(b)in the United Kingdom or a CD territory and have not been grown for any part of their life in—

(i)an area that is demarcated under paragraph 5 of schedule 8G or under paragraph 5 of schedule 15 of the Plant Health Regulations; or

(ii)a CD territory in which Xylella fastidiosa (Wells et al.) has been confirmed to be present.

25.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting that have a stem diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Acer spp., Aesculus spp., Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Cercidiphyllum spp., Corylus spp., Fagus spp., Fraxinus spp., Koelreuteria spp., Platanus spp., Populus spp., Salix spp., Tilia spp. and Ulmus spp., which—

(a)originate in any third country, other than the European Union, where Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) is known to be present;

(b)originate, or have been introduced into a place of production, in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 7 of Decision (EU) 2015/893; or

(c)originate, or have been introduced into a place of production, in—

(i)an area in the United Kingdom that is demarcated under paragraph 3 of schedule 8H or under paragraph 3 of Schedule 16 of the Plant Health Regulations; or

(ii)a CD territory in which Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) has been confirmed to be present.

26.  Plants, other than fruit or seeds, intended for planting, of Quercus L., other than Quercus suber, whose girth at 1.2 metres above the root collar is 8 cm or more, originating in any third country, the United Kingdom or a CD territory.

27.  Plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Prunus spp., other than Prunus laurocerasus L., that have a stem or root collar with a diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, which—

(a)originate in any third country, other than the European Union, where Aromia bungii (Faldermann) is known to be present;

(b)originate in, or have been introduced into, a place of production, in an area in the European Union established in accordance with Article 5 of Decision (EU) 2018/1503; or

(c)originate in, or have been introduced into a place of production—

(i)an area demarcated under paragraph 3 of Schedule 8I or under paragraph 3 of schedule 16A of the Plant Health Regulations; or

(ii)a CD territory in which the presence of Aromia bungii (Faldermann) has been confirmed.

Articles 2(1) and (3)

SCHEDULE 7Notifiable relevant material destined for a UK pest free area and relevant material which must not be introduced or moved within a UK pest free area without a valid UK plant passport

1.  In the case of Northern Ireland—

(a)plants of Abies Mill., Larix Mill., Picea A. Dietr., Pinus L., or Pseudotsuga Carr.;

(b)plants, other than plants intended for planting, of Allium porrum L., Apium L., Beta L., Brassica napus L., Brassica rapa L., Daucus L.;

(c)plants, other than seeds, of Beta vulgaris L., intended for planting;

(d)plants of Beta vulgaris L., intended for industrial processing;

(e)soil from beet and unsterilized waste from beet;

(f)seeds and fodder beet seed of Beta vulgaris L.;

(g)used agricultural machinery.

2.  In the case of the OPM pest free area, plants, other than seeds, intended for planting, of Quercus spp., other than Quercus suber.

Article 40

SCHEDULE 8Derogations from specific prohibitions and requirements

PART ADwarfed plants of Chamaecyparis Spach, Juniperus L. or Pinus L. originating in the Republic of Korea or Japan

1.  In this Part—

“permitted plants” means naturally or artificially dwarfed plants, other than fruit or seeds, originating in the Republic of Korea or Japan, of—

(a)

the genus Chamaecyparis Spach or the genus Juniperus L., or

(b)

in the case of the genus Pinus L., the species Pinus parviflora Sieb. & Zucc. or that species grafted on a rootstock of any other species of Pinus L. which does not bear any shoots;

“phytosanitary certificate” includes a phytosanitary certificate for re-export;

“registered nursery” means a nursery which is registered and supervised by the national plant protection organisation of the Republic of Korea or as the case may be, Japan for the purpose of exports of permitted plants to the United Kingdom;

“relevant NPPO” means—

(a)

in relation to permitted plants originating in the Republic of Korea, the national plant protection organisation of the Republic of Korea;

(b)

in relation to permitted plants originating in Japan, the national plant protection organisation of Japan;

“relevant plant pest” means—

(a)

in the case of plants of Juniperus L., Aschistonyx eppoi Inouye, Gymnosporangium asiaticum Miyabe ex Yamada and G. yamadae Miyabe ex Yamada, Oligonychus perditus Pritchard et Baker, Popillia japonica Newman or any other plant pest which is not known to occur in the United Kingdom;

(b)

in the case of plants of Chamaecyparis Spach, Popillia japonica Newman or any other plant pest which is not known to occur in the United Kingdom;

(c)

in the case of any plants of Pinus L. originating in the Republic of Korea, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Buhrer) Nickle et al., Cercoseptoria pini-densiflorae (Hori & Nambu) Deighton, Coleosporium phellodendri Komr, Coleosporium asterum (Dietel) Sydow, Coleosporium eupatorii Arthur, Cronartium quercuum (Berk.) Miyabe ex Shirai, Dendrolimus spectabilis Butler, Monochamus spp., Popillia japonica Newman, Thecodiplosis japonensis Uchida & Inouye or any other plant pest which is not known to occur in the United Kingdom;

(d)

in the case of any plants of Pinus L. originating in Japan, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner & Buhrer) Nickle et al., Cercoseptoria pini-densiflorae (Hori & Nambu) Deighton, Coleosporium paederiae, Coleosporium phellodendri Komr, Cronartium quercuum (Berk.) Miyabe ex Shirai, Dendrolimus spectabilis Butler, Monochamus spp. Popillia japonica Newman, Peridermium kurilense Dietel, Thecodiplosis japonensis Uchida & Inouye or any other plant pest which is not known to occur in the United Kingdom.

2.  Permitted plants may be imported into Scotland provided that—

(a)in the case of dwarfed plants, other than fruit or seeds, of Juniperus L., they are imported in the period beginning on 1st November in a calendar year and ending on 31st March of the following calendar year;

(b)they originate in a registered nursery which is included in a list of registered nurseries provided by the relevant NPPO to the national plant protection organisation of the United Kingdom;

(c)the plants and any adhering or associated growing medium are accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate issued by the relevant NPPO which includes the required official statement and the relevant details; and

(d)the importation of the permitted plants is authorised by the Scottish Ministers under this Order.

3.  When authorising the importation of permitted plants for the purposes of paragraph 2, the Scottish Ministers must ensure that the authorisation contains conditions—

(a)requiring the importer to provide sufficient advance notice of any consignment of permitted plants to be imported, which must include details of the type of relevant material, the quantity of plants, the expected date of arrival and the officially approved site where the plants are to be held for the purposes of paragraph 6; and

(b)requiring compliance with the post-entry quarantine requirements specified in paragraphs 6 to 9.

4.  For the purposes of paragraph 2(c), the required official statement is an official statement that—

(a)the permitted plants have been grown, held and trained in a registered nursery which was registered and supervised by the relevant NPPO for at least two consecutive years prior to its inclusion by the relevant NPPO in the list mentioned in paragraph 2(b);

(b)the registered nursery has, along with its immediate vicinity, been officially inspected during the period mentioned in sub-paragraph (a) and in any subsequent period up to the date of its dispatch at least six times a year at appropriate intervals for the presence of a relevant plant pest and no relevant plant pests have been found in those inspections at the nursery;

(c)the permitted plants have during the period mentioned in sub-paragraph (b)—

(i)been potted and kept in pots which have been placed on shelves at least 50 cm above ground or onto concrete flooring, impenetrable for nematodes, that was well maintained and free from debris;

(ii)been found free, in the inspections referred to in sub-paragraph (b), from all relevant plant pests;

(d)where they belong to the genus Pinus L. and in the case of grafting on a rootstock of a Pinus species, other than Pinus parviflora Sieb & Zucc., they have a rootstock derived from sources that have been officially approved as healthy material;

(e)each plant has been given a recognisable marking, exclusive to each individual plant, that enables the registered nursery and the year of its potting to be identified, which has been notified to the relevant NPPO; and

(f)the relevant NPPO has ensured that the permitted plants have remained identifiable from their dispatch from the registered nursery until the time of loading for export, through the sealing of transport vehicles or other alternatives.

5.  The relevant details which must be included in the phytosanitary certificate for the purposes of paragraph 2(c) are—

(a)the name of the registered nursery;

(b)the recognisable marking for each plant contained in the consignment and the year of potting;

(c)the specification of the last treatment applied to the plants prior to dispatch; and

(d)under the heading “Additional declaration”, the statement that “This consignment meets the conditions in Part A of schedule 8 of the Plant Health (Scotland) Order 2005”.

6.  Any permitted plants imported under paragraph 2 must be subject to official post-entry quarantine for the following periods, and found free during those periods from any relevant plant pest—

(a)in the case of plants of Pinus L. or Chamaecyparis Spach, a period of not less than three months of active growth;

(b)in the case of plants of Juniperus L., the period beginning on 1 April and ending on 30 June.

7.  Any official post-entry quarantine for the purposes of paragraph 6 must—

(a)be supervised by the Scottish Ministers and executed by officially approved and trained staff;

(b)ensure that the recognisable mark on each plant is preserved;

(c)be performed at an officially approved site with the facilities necessary to contain the spread of plant pests and maintain the permitted plants in a manner that eliminates any risk of the spread of relevant plant pests; and

(d)be performed for each permitted plant—

(i)by visual examination upon arrival and at regular intervals subsequently, having regard to the type of relevant material and its state of development during the quarantine period, for relevant plant pests or symptoms caused by a relevant plant pest; and

(ii)by appropriate testing of any symptoms observed in the visual examination in order to identify the plant pest causing those symptoms.

8.  Any lot containing permitted plants which have not been found free from relevant plant pests during the post-entry quarantine period must be immediately destroyed under official supervision.

9.  Any permitted plants which are released from quarantine must not be moved within Scotland without a valid UK plant passport, which indicates the country of origin of the plants.<