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Personal food and plant imports

Welcome to the Defra personal food and plant imports website. Our aim is to reduce the risk of exotic animal diseases, plant pests and diseases entering the country and then threatening our public health, livestock, agriculture and horticultural industries and the environment.

Latest news

13 August 2007 - Foot and mouth disease: Advice to people travelling abroad in relation to the recent outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (Link to Foot and Mouth disease pages).

23 July 2007
- The Annual Review of Controls on Imports of Animal Products: April 2006 - March 2007 Adobe acrobat pdf file (1.02 MB - Please note this is a large file) has been published. An Information Bulletin has been published.

News archive...

Are you planning to travel abroad poster? (PDF - 736 kb)


Page last modified: November 26, 2007

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs