Statutory Instruments

European Union (Specific conditions applicable to the introduction into the Union of consignments from certain third countries due to microbiological contamination) Regulations 2017 – S.I. No. 325 of 2017

These Regulations give partial effect to Commission Implementing Regulation  (EU) 2017/186 of 2 February 2017 laying down specific conditions applicable to the introduction into the Union of  consignments from certain third countries due to microbiological contamination.

These Regulations may be cited as the European Union (Specific Conditions Applicable to the Introduction into the Union of Consignments from Certain Third Countries due to Microbiological Contamination) Regulations 2017.

These Regulations should be read in conjunction with the European Communities (Official Controls on the Import of Food of Non-Animal Origin) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 391 of 2010) as some of the general conditions relating to the import of foods of non-animal origin are derived from those Regulations.

These Regulations revoke the European Union (Specific Conditions Applicable to the Import of Foodstuffs Containing or Consisting of Betel Leaves from India) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 554 of 2016).

S.I. No. 325 of 2017