Regulations and Assessments
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these regulations for exporting animals or animal products to a foreign country, you should contact the APHIS-VS Area Office in the State from which the animals or products will be exported.
Animal Products to United Kingdom
The United Kingdom is a member state of the European Union. The European Union has harmonized import requirements for certain animal origin products. For harmonized protocols (for commodities not listed below) please refer to the general information file for the European Union.
Bee pollen (for uses outside of apiculture) - June 2012 (pdf 41kb)
Biodiesel (finished fuel which could be derived from animal-origin materials) - June 2012 (pdf 43kb)
Cuttlefish bones - June 2012 (pdf 41kb)
Intermediate products (information on how to determine if a particular consignment may be exported to the UK as an “intermediate product”) - August 2011 (pdf 132kb)
Lanolin (wool grease) - June 2012 (pdf 41kb)
Peritoneal fluid and derivatives - December 2011 (pdf 41kb)
Rodent, non-human primate, and other “laboratory animal” materials for technical purposes - August 2011 (pdf 127kb)
Sponges (animal-origin) - June 2012 (pdf 41kb)
Trade Shows - January 2012 (pdf 35kb)
Yellow grease (used vegetable oil) for biodiesel production - August 2011 (pdf 5kb)
Last Modified: June 12, 2012