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Consolidated text: Commission Decision of 6 November 2006 establishing the lists of third countries and territories from which imports of bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates, marine gastropods and fishery products are permitted (notified under document number C(2006) 5171) (Text with EEA relevance) (2006/766/EC)Text with EEA relevance

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COMMISSION DECISION

of 6 November 2006

establishing the lists of third countries and territories from which imports of bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates, marine gastropods and fishery products are permitted

(notified under document number C(2006) 5171)

(Text with EEA relevance)

(2006/766/EC)

(OJ L 320 18.11.2006, p. 53)

Amended by:

 

 

Official Journal

  No

page

date

►M1

COMMISSION DECISION 2008/156/EC of 18 February 2008

  L 50

65

23.2.2008

►M2

COMMISSION DECISION 2009/951/EU of 14 December 2009

  L 328

70

15.12.2009

►M3

COMMISSION DECISION 2010/602/EU of 6 October 2010

  L 264

17

7.10.2010

►M4

COMMISSION DECISION 2010/725/EU of 26 November 2010

  L 312

45

27.11.2010

►M5

COMMISSION DECISION 2011/131/EU of 25 February 2011

  L 53

73

26.2.2011

►M6

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2012/203/EU of 19 April 2012

  L 109

24

21.4.2012

►M7

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2012/650/EU of 17 October 2012

  L 288

13

19.10.2012

►M8

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2012/692/EU of 6 November 2012

  L 308

25

8.11.2012

►M9

COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 519/2013 of 21 February 2013

  L 158

74

10.6.2013

►M10

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2013/415/EU of 31 July 2013

  L 206

7

2.8.2013

►M11

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2014/472/EU of 16 July 2014

  L 212

19

18.7.2014

►M12

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2017/1089 Text with EEA relevance of 16 June 2017

  L 156

34

20.6.2017

►M13

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2018/1583 Text with EEA relevance of 18 October 2018

  L 263

71

22.10.2018

►M14

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2018/1668 Text with EEA relevance of 6 November 2018

  L 278

26

8.11.2018




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COMMISSION DECISION

of 6 November 2006

establishing the lists of third countries and territories from which imports of bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates, marine gastropods and fishery products are permitted

(notified under document number C(2006) 5171)

(Text with EEA relevance)

(2006/766/EC)



Article 1

Imports of bivalve molluscs, tunicates, echinoderms and marine gastropods

1.  The list of third countries from which bivalve molluscs, tunicates, echinoderms and marine gastropods may be imported, as referred to in Article 11(1) of Regulation (EC) No 854/2004, is established in Annex I to this Decision.

2.  Notwithstanding Article 11(1) of Regulation (EC) No 854/2004, Paragraph 1 shall not apply to the adductor muscles of pectinidae other than aquaculture animals, completely separated from the viscera and gonads, that may be imported also from third countries not appearing on the list referred to in paragraph 1.

Article 2

Imports of fishery products

The list of third countries and territories from which fishery products may be imported, as referred to in Article 11(1) of Regulation (EC) No 854/2004, is established in Annex II to this Decision.

Article 3

Repeal

Decisions 97/20/EC and 97/296/EC are repealed.

References to the repealed Decisions shall be construed as references to this Decision.

Article 4

This Decision is addressed to the Member States.




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ANNEX I



List of third countries from which imports are permitted of live, chilled, frozen or processed bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates and marine gastropods for human consumption (1)

ISO code

Countries

Remarks

AU

AUSTRALIA

 

▼M2

CA

CANADA

 

▼M6

CL

CHILE

 

▼M2

GL

GREENLAND

 

▼M8

HR

CROATIA

Only applicable until this Acceding State becomes a Member State of the Union.

▼M1

JM

JAMAICA

Only marine gastropods

JP

JAPAN

Only frozen or processed bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates and marine gastropods

KR

SOUTH KOREA

Only frozen or processed bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates and marine gastropods

MA

MOROCCO

Processed bivalve molluscs belonging to the species Acanthocardia tuberculatum must be accompanied by: (a) an additional health attestation in accordance with the model set out in Part B of Appendix V of Annex VI to Commission Regulation (EC) No 2074/2005 (OJ L 338, 22.12.2005, p. 27); and (b) the analytical results of the test demonstrating that the molluscs do not contain a paralytic shellfish poison (PSP) level detectable by the bioassay method.

NZ

NEW ZEALAND

 

▼M13

PE

PERU

Only eviscerated Pectinidae (scallops) of aquaculture origin

▼M1

TH

THAILAND

Only frozen or processed bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates and marine gastropods

TN

TUNESIA

 

TR

TURKEY

 

▼M14

US

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

States of Massachusetts and Washington

▼M1

UY

URUGUAY

 

VN

VΙΕΤΝΑΜ

Only frozen or processed bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates and marine gastropods

(1)   Including those covered by the definition of fishery products in point 3.1, Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 853/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council (OJ L 139, 30.4.2004, p. 55).

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ANNEX II



List of third countries and territories from which imports are permitted of fishery products for human consumption, other than those covered by Annex I to this Decision

(Countries and territories referred to in Article 11 of Regulation (EC) No 854/2004)

ISO code

Countries

Restrictions

AE

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

 

AG

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

Only live lobsters.

AL

ALBANIA

 

AM

ARMENIA

Only live wild crayfish, heat processed non-farmed crayfish and frozen non-farmed crayfish.

▼M7 —————

▼M2

AO

ANGOLA

 

AR

ARGENTINA

 

AU

AUSTRALIA

 

AZ

AZERBAIJAN

Only caviar.

BA

BOSNIA and HERZEGOVINA

 

BD

BANGLADESH

 

BJ

BENIN

 

▼M8

BN

BRUNEI

Only aquaculture products.

▼M2

BR

BRAZIL

 

▼M8

BQ

BONAIRE, SINT EUSTATIUS, SABA

 

▼M2

BS

THE BAHAMAS

 

BY

BELARUS

 

BZ

BELIZE

 

CA

CANADA

 

CG

CONGO

Only fishery products caught, gutted (where appropriate), frozen and packed in their final packaging at sea.

CH

SWITZERLAND

 

CI

COTE D’IVOIRE

 

CL

CHILE

 

CN

CHINA

 

CO

COLOMBIA

 

CR

COSTA RICA

 

CU

CUBA

 

CV

CAPE VERDE

 

▼M7

CW

CURAÇAO

 

▼M2

DZ

ALGERIA

 

EC

ECUADOR

 

EG

EGYPT

 

ER

ERITREA

 

▼M5

FJ

FIJI

 

▼M2

FK

FALKLAND ISLANDS

 

GA

GABON

 

GD

GRENADA

 

▼M12

GE

GEORGIA

 

▼M2

GH

GHANA

 

GL

GREENLAND

 

GM

GAMBIA

 

GN

GUINEA

Only fish that has not undergone any preparation or processing operation other than heading, gutting, chilling or freezing. The reduced frequency of physical checks, provided for by Commission Decision 94/360/EC (OJ L 158, 25.6.1994, p. 41), shall not be applied.

GT

GUATEMALA

 

GY

GUYANA

 

HK

HONG KONG

 

HN

HONDURAS

 

▼M9 —————

▼M2

ID

INDONESIA

 

IL

ISRAEL

 

IN

INDIA

 

IR

IRAN

 

JM

JAMAICA

 

JP

JAPAN

 

KE

KENYA

 

▼M12

KI

REPUBLIC OF KIRIBATI

 

▼M2

KR

SOUTH KOREA

 

KZ

KAZAKHSTAN

 

LK

SRI LANKA

 

MA

MOROCCO

 

▼M11

MD

REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA

Only caviar

▼M2

ME

MONTENEGRO

 

MG

MADAGASCAR

 

▼M12

MK

THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA (1)

 

▼M13

MM

MYANMAR

 

▼M2

MR

MAURITANIA

 

MU

MAURITIUS

 

MV

MALDIVES

 

MX

MEXICO

 

MY

MALAYSIA

 

MZ

MOZAMBIQUE

 

NA

NAMIBIA

 

NC

NEW CALEDONIA

 

NG

NIGERIA

 

NI

NICARAGUA

 

NZ

NEW ZEALAND

 

OM

OMAN

 

PA

PANAMA

 

PE

PERU

 

PF

FRENCH POLYNESIA

 

PG

PAPUA NEW GUINEA

 

PH

PHILIPPINES

 

PM

SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON

 

PK

PAKISTAN

 

▼M3

RS

SERBIA

Not including Kosovo as defined by the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 of 10 June 1999

 

▼M2

RU

RUSSIA

 

SA

SAUDI ARABIA

 

SB

SOLOMON ISLANDS

 

SC

SEYCHELLES

 

SG

SINGAPORE

 

▼M10

SH

SAINT HELENA

Not including the islands of Tristan da Cunha and Ascension

 

TRISTAN DA CUNHA

Not including the islands of Saint Helena and Ascension

Only lobsters (fresh or frozen)

▼M2

SN

SENEGAL

 

SR

SURINAME

 

SV

EL SALVADOR

 

▼M7

SX

SINT MAARTEN

 

▼M8

TG

TOGO

 

▼M2

TH

THAILAND

 

TN

TUNISIA

 

TR

TURKEY

 

TW

TAIWAN

 

TZ

TANZANIA

 

UA

UKRAINE

 

UG

UGANDA

 

US

UNITED STATES

 

UY

URUGUAY

 

VE

VENEZUELA

 

VN

VIETNAM

 

YE

YEMEN

 

▼M10 —————

▼M2

ZA

SOUTH AFRICA

 

ZW

ZIMBABWE

 

(*1)   The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: the definitive nomenclature for this country will be agreed following current negotiations at UN level.

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