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Commission Decision of 29 November 2007 laying down the animal and public health conditions and model certificates for imports of certain meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines for human consumption from third countries and repealing Decision 2005/432/EC (notified under document number C(2007) 5777) (Text with EEA relevance) (2007/777/EC)Text with EEA relevance

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COMMISSION DECISION

of 29 November 2007

laying down the animal and public health conditions and model certificates for imports of certain meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines for human consumption from third countries and repealing Decision 2005/432/EC

(notified under document number C(2007) 5777)

(Text with EEA relevance)

(2007/777/EC)

(OJ L 312 30.11.2007, p. 49)

Amended by:

 

 

Official Journal

  No

page

date

 M1

COMMISSION DECISION 2008/638/EC of 30 July 2008

  L 207

24

5.8.2008

 M2

COMMISSION DECISION 2008/817/EC of 22 October 2008

  L 283

49

28.10.2008

►M3

COMMISSION DECISION 2009/864/EC of 30 November 2009

  L 314

97

1.12.2009

►M4

COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 925/2010 of 15 October 2010

  L 272

1

16.10.2010

 M5

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 536/2011 of 1 June 2011

  L 147

1

2.6.2011

 M6

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 991/2011 of 5 October 2011

  L 261

19

6.10.2011

►M7

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 110/2012 of 9 February 2012

  L 37

50

10.2.2012

 M8

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 532/2012 of 21 June 2012

  L 163

1

22.6.2012

 M9

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2012/479/EU of 14 August 2012

  L 219

23

17.8.2012

 M10

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 1036/2012 of 7 November 2012

  L 308

13

8.11.2012

►M11

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 1162/2012 of 7 December 2012

  L 336

17

8.12.2012

 M12

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 88/2013 of 31 January 2013

  L 32

8

1.2.2013

►M13

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2013/104/EU of 21 February 2013

  L 51

16

23.2.2013

 M14

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2013/217/EU of 8 May 2013

  L 129

38

14.5.2013

►M15

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

  L 158

74

10.6.2013

►M16

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2013/292/EU of 14 June 2013

  L 164

27

18.6.2013

►M17

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2013/436/EU of 13 August 2013

  L 220

46

17.8.2013

►M18

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2014/175/EU of 27 March 2014

  L 95

31

29.3.2014

►M19

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION 2014/759/EU of 29 October 2014

  L 311

78

31.10.2014

►M20

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/204 Text with EEA relevance of 6 February 2015

  L 33

45

10.2.2015

►M21

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/216 Text with EEA relevance of 10 February 2015

  L 36

11

12.2.2015

►M22

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/252 Text with EEA relevance of 13 February 2015

  L 41

52

17.2.2015

►M23

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/267 Text with EEA relevance of 17 February 2015

  L 45

19

19.2.2015

 M24

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/349 Text with EEA relevance of 2 March 2015

  L 60

68

4.3.2015

►M25

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/536 Text with EEA relevance of 27 March 2015

  L 86

154

31.3.2015

►M26

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/911 Text with EEA relevance of 11 June 2015

  L 148

25

13.6.2015

 M27

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2015/1353 Text with EEA relevance of 3 August 2015

  L 208

36

5.8.2015

►M28

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2016/41 Text with EEA relevance of 14 January 2016

  L 11

8

16.1.2016

►M29

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2016/887 Text with EEA relevance of 2 June 2016

  L 148

6

4.6.2016

►M30

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2016/1781 Text with EEA relevance of 5 October 2016

  L 272

88

7.10.2016

►M31

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2016/1832 of 17 October 2016

  L 280

13

18.10.2016

►M32

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2017/193 of 3 February 2017

  L 31

13

4.2.2017

►M33

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2017/622 Text with EEA relevance of 31 March 2017

  L 89

11

1.4.2017

►M34

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2017/1461 Text with EEA relevance of 8 August 2017

  L 208

46

11.8.2017

►M35

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2019/1095 Text with EEA relevance of 25 June 2019

  L 173

93

27.6.2019


Corrected by:

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Corrigendum, OJ L 276, 17.10.2008, p.  50 (2007/777/EC)




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COMMISSION DECISION

of 29 November 2007

laying down the animal and public health conditions and model certificates for imports of certain meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines for human consumption from third countries and repealing Decision 2005/432/EC

(notified under document number C(2007) 5777)

(Text with EEA relevance)

(2007/777/EC)



Article 1

Subject matter and scope

1.  This Decision lays down animal and public health rules for imports into the Community and the transit and storage in the Community, of consignments of:

(a) meat products, as defined in point 7.1 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 853/2004; and

(b) treated stomachs, bladders and intestines, as defined in point 7.9 of that Annex, which have undergone one of the treatments laid down in Annex II part 4 to this Decision.

Those rules shall include the lists of third countries and parts thereof from which such imports shall be authorised and the model public and animal health certificates and rules on the origin and treatments required for those imports.

2.  This Decision shall apply without prejudice to Decision 2004/432/EC and Decision 2003/779/EC.

Article 2

Conditions concerning species and animals

Member States shall ensure that only consignments of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines, derived from meat or meat products from the following species or animals, are imported into the Community:

(a) poultry including fowl, turkeys, guinea fowl, ducks, geese, quails, pigeons, pheasants and partridges reared or kept in captivity for breeding, the production of meat or eggs for consumption or for restocking supplies of game;

(b) domestic animals of the following species: bovine animals, including Bubalus bubalis and Bison bison, swine, sheep, goats and solipeds;

(c) rabbits and hares, and farmed game, as defined in point 1.6 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 853/2004;

(d) wild game, as defined in point 1.5 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 853/2004.

Article 3

Animal health requirements concerning the origin and treatment of the meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines

Member States shall authorise imports into the Community of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines that:

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(a) comply with the conditions concerning origin and treatment set out in Annex I(1) or (2); and

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(b) originate in the following third countries and parts thereof:

(i) in the case of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines not subject to a specific treatment as referred to in point 1(b) of Annex I, the third countries listed in Part 2 of Annex II and the parts thereof listed in Part 1 of that Annex;

(ii) in the case of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines subject to a specific treatment as referred to in point 2(a)(ii) of Annex I, the third countries listed in Parts 2 and 3 of Annex II and the parts thereof listed in Part 1 of that Annex.

Article 4

Public health requirements concerning the fresh meat used in the production of the meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines to be imported into the Community and animal and public health certificates

Member States shall ensure that:

(a) only consignments of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines that are obtained from fresh meat, as defined in point 1.10 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 853/2004 that complies with the Community public health requirements, are imported into the Community;

(b) only consignments of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines complying with the requirements of the model public and animal health certificate set out in Annex III are imported into the Community;

(c) that certificate accompanies such consignments and is duly completed and signed by the official veterinarian of the third country of dispatch.

Article 5

Consignments of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines in transit or storage in the Community

Member States shall ensure that consignments of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines, introduced into the Community and which are destined for a third country either by transit immediately or following storage, in accordance with Article 12(4) or Article 13 of Directive 97/78/EC, and not intended for importation into the Community, shall comply with the following requirements:

(a) they come from the territory of a third country or a part thereof listed in Annex II and have undergone the minimum treatment for the import of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines of the species provided for therein;

(b) they comply with the specific animal health conditions for the species concerned set out in the model animal and public health certificate in Annex III;

(c) they are accompanied by an animal health certificate drawn up in accordance with the model set out in Annex IV, duly signed by an official veterinarian of the third country concerned;

(d) they are certified as acceptable for transit or storage, as appropriate, on the common veterinary entry document by the official veterinarian of the border inspection post of introduction into the Community.

Article 6

Derogation for certain destinations in Russia

1.  By way of derogation from Article 5, Member States shall authorise the transit by road or by rail through the Community, between designated Community border inspection posts listed in the Annex to Decision 2001/881/EC, of consignments of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines coming from and destined to Russia directly or via another third country provided that they comply with the following requirements:

(a) the consignment shall be sealed with a serially numbered seal by the official veterinarian of the competent authority of the border inspection post of introduction to the Community;

(b) the documents accompanying the consignment and referred to in Article 7 of Directive 97/78/EC shall be stamped ‘ONLY FOR TRANSIT TO RUSSIA VIA THE EC’ on each page by the official veterinarian of the competent authority of the border inspection post of introduction to the Community;

(c) the procedural requirements provided for in Article 11 of Directive 97/78/EC shall be complied with;

(d) the consignment shall be certified as acceptable for transit on the common veterinary entry document by the official veterinarian of the competent authority of the border inspection post of introduction to the Community.

2.  Member States shall not authorise the unloading or storage, as defined in Article 12(4) or Article 13 of Directive 97/78/EC, in the Community of such consignments.

3.  Member States shall ensure that the competent authority makes regular audits to ensure that the number of consignments and the quantities of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines, coming from or destined to Russia, leaving the Community matches the number and quantities entering the Community.

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Article 6a

Derogation concerning transit through Croatia of consignments from Bosnia and Herzegovina and destined to third countries

1.  By way of derogation from Article 5, the direct transit by road through the Union, between the border inspection post of Nova Sela and the border inspection post of Ploče of consignments coming from Bosnia and Herzegovina and destined to third countries shall be authorised provided that the following conditions are complied with:

(a) the consignment is sealed with a serially numbered seal at the border inspection post of introduction into the Union by the official veterinarian at the border inspection post of entry;

(b) the documents accompanying the consignment and referred to in Article 7 of Directive 97/78/EC are stamped ‘ONLY FOR TRANSIT TO THIRD COUNTRIES VIA THE EU’ on each page by the official veterinarian at the border inspection post of entry;

(c) the procedural requirements provided for in Article 11 of Directive 97/78/EC are complied with;

(d) the consignment is certified as acceptable for transit on the Common Veterinary Entry Document referred to in Article 2(1) of Commission Regulation (EC) No 136/2004 ( 1 ) by the official veterinarian at the border inspection post of entry.

2.  Unloading or storage, as defined in Article 12(4) or in Article 13 of Directive 97/78/EC, of such consignments in the Union shall not be allowed.

3.  Regular audits shall be made by the competent authority to ensure that the number of consignments and the quantities of products leaving the Union matches the number and quantities entering the Union.

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Article 7

Transitional provision

Consignments for which veterinary certificates were issued before 1 May 2008 in accordance with the models established by Decision 2005/432/EC shall be accepted for import into the Community until 1 June 2008.

Article 8

Repeal

Decision 2005/432/EC is repealed.

Article 9

Date of application

This Decision shall apply from 1 December 2007.

Article 10

Addresses

This Decision is addressed to the Member States.




ANNEX I

1. Meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines originating in the third countries or parts thereof referred to in Article 3(b)(i) of this Decision shall:

(a) contain meat eligible for import into the Community as fresh meat, as defined in point 1.10 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 853/2004; and

(b) be derived from one or more of the species or animals which have undergone a non-specific treatment as set out in point A Part 4 of Annex II to this Decision.

2. Meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines originating in the third countries or parts thereof, as referred to in Article 3(b)(ii), shall comply with the conditions set out in (a), (b) or (c) of this point:

(a) the meat products and/or treated stomachs, bladders and intestines must:

(i) contain meat and/or meat products derived from a single species or animal, as set out under the relevant column in Parts 2 and 3 of Annex II indicating the species or animal concerned; and

(ii) have undergone at least the specific treatment required for meat of that species or animal, as set out in Part 4 of Annex II;

(b) the meat products and/or treated stomachs, bladders and intestines must:

(i) contain fresh, processed or partly processed meat of more than one species or animal, as set out under the relevant column of Parts 2 and 3 of Annex II which are mixed prior to undergoing their final treatment, as set out in Part 4 of Annex II; and

(ii) have undergone the final treatment referred to in (i) that must be at least as severe as the most severe treatment set out in Part 4 of Annex II for meat of the species or animals concerned, as set out under the relevant column in Parts 2 and 3 of Annex II;

(c) the final meat products and/or treated stomachs, bladders and intestines must:

(i) be prepared by mixing previously treated meat or treated stomachs, bladders and intestines of more than one species or animal; and

(ii) have undergone the previous treatment referred to in (i) that must have been at least as severe as the relevant treatment set out in Part 4 of Annex II for the species or animal concerned as set out under the relevant column in Parts 2 and 3 of Annex II for each meat component of the meat product and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines.

3. The treatments set out in Part 4 of Annex II shall constitute the minimum acceptable processing conditions for animal health purposes for meat products and stomachs, bladders and intestines derived from the relevant species or animal originating in the third countries or parts thereof listed in Annex II.

However, in cases where import of offal is not authorised under Decision 79/542/EEC owing to Community animal health restrictions, it may be imported as a meat product or treated stomach, intestine or bladder or used in a meat product provided the relevant treatment referred to in Part 2 of Annex II is carried out and the Community public health requirements are fulfilled.

In addition, an establishment from a country listed in Annex II may be authorised to produce meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines that have undergone treatments B, C or D, as referred to in Part 4 of Annex II, even where that establishment is located in a third country or part thereof that is not authorised for imports into the Community of fresh meat under the condition that the Community public health requirements are fulfilled.




ANNEX II

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PART 1

Regionalised territories for the countries listed in Parts 2 and 3



Country

Territory

Description of territory

 

ISO code

Version

 

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Argentina

AR

01/2004

Whole country

AR-1

02/2016

The territories defined in AR-1 and AR-3 in Part 1 of Annex II to Regulation (EU) No 206/2010

AR-2

02/2016

The territories defined in AR-2 in Part 1 of Annex II to Regulation (EU) No 206/2010

Brazil

BR

01/2004

Whole country

BR-1

01/2005

States of Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Paraná, São Paulo and Mato Grosso do Sul

BR-2

02/2016

The territories defined in BR-1, BR-2, BR-3 and BR-4 in Part 1 of Annex II to Regulation (EU) No 206/2010

BR-3

01/2005

States of Goiás, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Paraná, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina and São Paulo

BR-4

01/2016

Distrito Federal, States of Acre, Rondônia, Pará, Tocantins, Maranhão, Piauí, Bahia, Ceará, Rio Grande do Norte, Paraíba, Pernambuco, Alagoas and Sergipe

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Canada

CA

01/2015

Whole country

CA-1

01/2015

Whole country of Canada, excluding the area CA-2

CA-2

01/2015

The territories of Canada described under CA-2 in column 3 of the table in Part 1 of Annex I to Commission Regulation (EC) No 798/2008, subject to the dates referred to in columns 6A and 6B of that table

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China

CN

01/2007

Whole country

CN-1

01/2007

Province of Shandong

Malaysia

MY

01/2004

Whole country

MY-1

01/2004

Peninsular (Western) Malaysia only

Namibia

NA

01/2005

Whole country

NA-1

01/2005

South of the cordon fences which extend from Palgrave Point in the west to Gam in the east

Russia

RU

04/2012

Whole country

RU-1

04/2012

The whole country except the region of Kaliningrad

RU-2

04/2012

The region of Kaliningrad

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Ukraine

UA

01/2016

Whole country

UA-1

01/2016

Whole country of Ukraine, excluding the area UA-2

UA-2

01/2016

The territories of Ukraine described under UA-2 in column 3 of the table in Part 1 of Annex I to Commission Regulation (EC) No 798/2008, subject to the dates referred to in columns 6A and 6B of that table

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United States

US

01/2015

Whole country

US-1

01/2015

Whole country of the United States, excluding the area US-2

US-2

01/2015

The territories of the United States described under US-2 in column 3 in Part 1 of Annex I to Commission Regulation (EC) No 798/2008 (1)

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South Africa

ZA

01/2005

Whole country

ZA-1

01/2005

The whole country except:

the part of the foot-and-mouth disease control area situated in the veterinary regions of Mpumalanga and Northern provinces, the district of Ingwavuma in the veterinary region of Natal and in the border area with Botswana east of longitude 28°, and the district of Camperdown in the province of KwaZuluNatal.

(1)   The time period indicated by the closing and opening dates in columns 6A and 6B in Part 1 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 798/2008 (OJ L 226, 23.8.2008, p. 1) for the respective territories must be taken into account for imports under this Decision.

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PART 2

Third countries or parts thereof from which the introduction of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines into the Union is authorised

(See Part 4 of this Annex for the interpretation of codes used in the table)



ISO code

Country of origin or part thereof

1.  Domestic bovine

2.  Farmed cloven-hoofed game-(excluding swine)

Domestic ovine/ caprine

1.  Domestic porcine

2.  Farmed cloven-hoofed game (swine)

Domestic soliped

1.  Poultry

2.  Farmed feathered game (except ratites)

Farmed ratites

Domestic rabbit and farmed leporidae

Wild cloven-hoofed game (excluding swine)

Wild swine

Wild soliped

Wild leporidae (rabbits and hares)

Wild game birds

Wild land mamma-lian game (excluding ungulates, solipeds and leporidae)

AR

Argentina AR

C

C

C

A

A

A

A

C

C

XXX

A

D

XXX

Argentina AR-1 (1)

C

C

C

A

A

A

A

C

C

XXX

A

D

XXX

Argentina AR-2 (1)

(2)

(2)

C

A

A

A

A

C

C

XXX

A

D

XXX

AU

Australia

A

A

A

A

D

D

A

A

A

XXX

A

D

A

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BA

Bosnia and Herzegovina

(3)

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

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BH

Bahrain

B

B

B

B

XXX

XXX

A

C

C

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

BR

Brazil

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

D

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

Brazil BR-1

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

A

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

A

XXX

Brazil BR-2

C

C

C

A

D

D

A

C

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

Brazil BR-3

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

A

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

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Brazil BR-4

B

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

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BW

Botswana

B

B

B

B

XXX

A

A

B

B

A

A

XXX

XXX

BY

Belarus

C

C

C

B

XXX

XXX

A

C

C

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

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CA

Canada CA

A

A

A

A

XXX

XXX

A

A

A

XXX

A

XXX

A

Canada CA-1

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

XXX

A

A

A

Canada CA-2

A

A

A

A

D

D

A

A

A

XXX

A

D

A

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CH

Switzerland (1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CL

Chile

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

B

B

XXX

A

A

XXX

CN

China

B

B

B

B

B

B

A

B

B

XXX

A

B

XXX

China CN-1

B

B

B

B

D

B

A

B

B

XXX

A

B

XXX

CO

Colombia

B

B

B

B

XXX

A

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

ET

Ethiopia

B

B

B

B

XXX

XXX

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

GL

Greenland

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

A

A

HK

Hong Kong

B

B

B

B

D

D

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

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▼M21

IL (4)

Israel

B

B

B

B

D

D

A

B

B

XXX

A

D

XXX

▼M4

IN

India

B

B

B

B

XXX

XXX

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

IS

Iceland

A

A

B

A

A

A

A

A

B

XXX

A

A

XXX

▼M23

JP

Japan

A

XXX

B

XXX

D

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

▼M4

KE

Kenya

B

B

B

B

XXX

XXX

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

KR

South Korea

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

D

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

MA

Morocco

B

B

B

B

XXX

XXX

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

ME

Montenegro

A

A

D

A

D

D

A

D

D

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

MG

Madagascar

B

B

B

B

D

D

A

B

B

XXX

A

D

XXX

▼M34

MK

former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (2)

A

A

B

A

A

XXX

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

▼M4

MU

Mauritius

B

B

B

B

XXX

XXX

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

▼M28

MX

Mexico

A

D

D

A

D

D

A

D

D

XXX

A

D

XXX

▼M4

MY

Malaysia MY

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

Malaysia MY-1

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

D

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

NA

Namibia (1)

B

B

B

B

D

A

A

B

B

A

A

D

XXX

NC

New Caledonia

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

NZ

New Zealand

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

XXX

A

A

A

▼M30

PM

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

▼M4

PY

Paraguay

C

C

C

B

XXX

XXX

A

C

C

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

RS

Serbia (3)

A

A

D

A

D

D

A

D

D

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

▼M35

RU

Russia RU

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

XXX

A

C

C

XXX

A

XXX

A

Russia (3)

RU-1

C

C

C

B

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

Russia

RU-2

C or D1

C or D1

C

B

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

▼M4

SG

Singapore

B

B

B

B

D

D

A

B

B

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

SZ

Swaziland

B

B

B

B

XXX

XXX

A

B

B

A

A

XXX

XXX

TH

Thailand

B

B

B

B

A

A

A

B

B

XXX

A

D

XXX

TN

Tunisia

C

C

B

B

A

A

A

B

B

XXX

A

D

XXX

TR

Turkey

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

D

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

▼M32

UA

Ukraine UA

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

Ukraine UA-1

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

A

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

A

XXX

Ukraine UA-2

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

D

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

▼M22

US

United States US

A

A

A

A

XXX

XXX

A

A

A

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

United States US-1

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

A

XXX

A

A

XXX

United States US-2

A

A

A

A

D

D

A

A

A

XXX

A

D

XXX

▼M4

UY

Uruguay

C

C

B

A

D

A

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

D

XXX

▼M34

ZA

South Africa

C

C

C

A

D

D

A

C

C

A

A

D

XXX

▼M7 —————

▼M34

ZW

Zimbabwe (1)

C

C

B

A

D

D

A

B

B

XXX

A

D

XXX

(1)   See Part 3 of this Annex for the minimum treatment requirements applicable to pasteurised meat products and biltong.

(2)   For meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines prepared from fresh meat obtained from animals slaughtered after 1 March 2002.

(3)   Only for transit through the Union.

(*1)   In accordance with the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products.

(*2)   The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia; provisional code that does not prejudge in any way the definitive nomenclature for this country, which will be agreed following the conclusion of negotiations currently taking place on this subject in the United Nations.

(*3)   Not including Kosovo as defined by United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 of 10 June 1999.

(*4)   Hereafter understood as the State of Israel, excluding the territories under Israeli administration since June 1967, namely the Golan Heights, the Gaza Strip, East Jerusalem and the rest of the West Bank.

XXX  No certificate laid down and meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines containing meat of this species are not authorised.

▼M3

PART 3

Third countries or parts thereof not authorised for certain species under the non-specific treatment regime (A) but from where imports into the Community of biltong/jerky and pasteurised meat products are authorised



ISO code

Country of origin or part thereof

1.  Domestic bovine

2.  Farmed cloven-hoofed game (excluding swine)

Domestic ovine/caprine

1.  Domestic porcine

2.  Farmed cloven-hoofed game (swine)

Domestic soliped

1.  Poultry

2.  Farmed feathered game

Ratites

Domestic rabbit and farmed leporidae

Wild cloven-hoofed game

(excluding swine)

Wild swine

Wild soliped

Wild leporidae

(rabbits and hares)

Wild game birds

Wild land mammalian game

(excluding ungulates, solipeds and leporidae)

AR

Argentina — AR

F

F

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

XXX

A

XXX

XXX

▼M13

BR

Brazil BR-2

E or F

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

▼M3

NA

Namibia

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

E

E

A

XXX

XXX

A

A

E

XXX

Namibia NA-1

E

E

XXX

XXX

E

E

A

XXX

XXX

A

A

E

UY

Uruguay

E

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

▼M34

ZA

South Africa

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

D

A

XXX

XXX

A

A

D

XXX

South Africa ZA-1

E

E

XXX

XXX

D

D

A

E

XXX

A

A

D

XXX

ZW

Zimbabwe

XXX

XXX

XXX

XXX

D

D

A

XXX

XXX

E

A

D

XXX

XXX

▼B

PART 4

Interpretation of codes used in tables in parts 2 and 3

TREATMENTS REFERRED TO IN ANNEX I

Non-specific treatment:

A

=

No minimum specified temperature or other treatment is established for animal health purposes for meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines. However, the meat of such meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines must have undergone a treatment such that its cut surface shows that it no longer has the characteristics of fresh meat and the fresh meat used must also satisfy the animal health rules applicable to exports of fresh meat into the Community.

Specific treatments listed in descending order of severity:

B

=

Treatment in a hermetically sealed container to an Fo value of three or more.

C

=

A minimum temperature of 80 °C which must be reached throughout the meat and/or stomachs, bladders and intestines during the processing of the meat product and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines.

D

=

A minimum temperature of 70 °C which must be reached throughout the meat and/or stomachs, bladders and intestines during the processing of meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines, or for raw ham, a treatment consisting of natural fermentation and maturation of not less than nine months and resulting in the following characteristics:

 Aw value of not more than 0,93,

 pH value of not more than 6,0.

▼M17

D1

=

Thorough cooking of meat, previously deboned and defatted, subjected to heating so that an internal temperature of 70 °C or greater is maintained for a minimum of 30 minutes.

▼B

E

=

In the case of ‘biltong’-type products, a treatment to achieve:

 Aw value of not more than 0,93,

 pH value of not more than 6,0.

F

=

A heat treatment ensuring that a centre temperature of at least 65 °C is reached for a period of time as necessary to achieve a pasteurisation value (pv) equal to or above 40.

▼M18




ANNEX III

Model animal health and public health certificate for certain meat products and treated stomachs, bladders and intestines intended for consignment to the European Union from third countries

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►(1) M19  

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►(1) M33  

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►(2) M31  

►(2) M33  

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►(2) M19  

►(2) M33  

▼B




ANNEX IV

(Transit and/or storage)

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( 1 ) OJ L 21, 28.1.2004, p. 11.

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