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Title Year and Number Legislation Type Review Date
The Official Controls (Plant Health and Genetically Modified Organisms) (England) Regulations 2019 2019/1517 UK Statutory Instruments 14/12/2024
The Aquatic Animal Health and Alien Species in Aquaculture (Amendment) (England and Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 2019/452 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/149 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2015 2015/934 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 2015/918 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2014 2014/2852 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) (No.2) Order 2014 2014/2385 UK Statutory Instruments
The Welfare of Animals at the Time of Killing Regulations 2014 2014/1240 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) Order 2014 2014/979 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Fees) (Forestry) (Amendment) (England and Scotland) Regulations 2014 2014/589 UK Statutory Instruments
The Single Common Market Organisation (Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2013 2013/3235 UK Statutory Instruments
The Agriculture (Cross compliance) (No. 2) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 2013/3231 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) (No.2) Order 2013 2013/1477 UK Statutory Instruments
The Animals and Animal Products (Examination for Residues and Maximum Residue Limits) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 2013/804 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2013 2013/766 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 2013/390 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) Order 2013 2013/23 UK Statutory Instruments
The Common Agricultural Policy Single Payment and Support Schemes (Amendment) Regulations 2012 2012/3027 UK Statutory Instruments
The Agriculture, Animals, Environment and Food etc. (Miscellaneous Amendments) Order 2012 2012/2897 UK Statutory Instruments 24/08/2017
The Veterinary Medicines (Amendment) Regulations 2012 2012/2711 UK Statutory Instruments
The Agricultural Holdings (Units of Production) (England) Order 2012 2012/2573 UK Statutory Instruments
The Offshore Marine Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 2012/1928 UK Statutory Instruments
The Nitrate Pollution Prevention (Amendment) Regulations 2012 2012/1849 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Fees) (England) Regulations 2012 2012/745 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Import Inspection Fees) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 2012/103 UK Statutory Instruments
The Agriculture (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2012 2012/66 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Amendment (No 2) Regulations 2011 2011/2933 UK Statutory Instruments
The Animal By-Products (Enforcement) and Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 2011/2681 UK Statutory Instruments
The Agricultural Holdings (Units of Production) (England) Order 2011 2011/2451 UK Statutory Instruments
The Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2011 2011/2159 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Protection (Controls on Ozone-Depleting Substances) Regulations 2011 2011/1543 UK Statutory Instruments
The Rural Development Programme (Transfer and Appeals) (England) Regulations 2011 2011/1433 UK Statutory Instruments
The Fruit Juices and Fruit Nectars (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 2011/1135 UK Statutory Instruments
The Veterinary Medicines (Amendment) Regulations 2011 2011/1116 UK Statutory Instruments
The Animal By-Products (Enforcement)(England) Regulations 2011 2011/881 UK Statutory Instruments
The Conservation of Habitats and Species (Amendment) Regulations 2011 2011/625 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2010 2010/2962 UK Statutory Instruments
The Agriculture (Cross compliance) (No. 2) Regulations 2009 (Amendment) Regulations 2010 2010/2941 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Import Inspection Fees) (England) Regulations 2010 2010/2693 UK Statutory Instruments
The Seed Marketing Regulations 2010 2010/2605 UK Statutory Instruments