Market Access Advice Notices 2020

The information provided in the documents attached is current at the time of writing and is intended for use as guidance only and should not be taken as definitive or exhaustive. The Commonwealth endeavours to keep information current and accurate, however, it may be subject to change without notice. Exporters are encouraged to verify all details with their importers prior to undertaking production/exports. The Commonwealth will not accept liability for any loss resulting from reliance on information contained in the notices.

Note: This list displays current notices only.

Market Access Advice Notices 2020
Number Issue Importing Country Date of Effect Expiry
2020-24 China: Fish: Government certificate for the export of non-viable seafood to China China Immediate UFN
2020-23 United Kingdom: Multiple Commodities: BREXIT changes from 1 Jan 2021 affecting Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom Immediate UFN
2020-22 China: Fish: New government certificate for the export of non-viable seafood to China: Guide to raising a request for permit (RFP) China Immediate UFN
2020-21 Ukraine: Fish: Temporary suspension of health certification for the export of fish and fishery products to the Ukraine Ukraine Immediate UFN
2020-20 China: Fish: Request for amendment of health certification for the import of (non-viable) aquatic products into China (Updated) China Immediate UFN
2020-19 Vietnam: Refrigerated agricultural produce: Testing of packaging for coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) Vietnam Immediate UFN
2020-18 China: Fish: Update on potential significant delays for consignments of all seafood China Immediate UFN
2020-17 China: Fish: Significant delays for consignments of rock lobster China Immediate UFN
2020-16 Mexico: Fish: Access to export non-viable fish and fish products to Mexico Mexico Immediate UFN
2020-15 Canada: Fish: Health certification guidance for the export of whole, in-shell farmed abalone Canada Immediate UFN
2020-14 China: Fish: Testing of imported cold chain food for novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) nucleic acid China 28 September 2020 UFN
2020-13 New Zealand: Dairy and Fish – Implementation of electronic certification New Zealand 22 September 2020 UFN
2020-12 Spain: Fish: Fisheries Certificate FEES1A – Batch Number Spain 4 August 2020 UFN
2020-11 Canada: Fish: Frozen, in-shell, farmed abalone Canada 27 July 2020 UFN
2020-10 Denmark: Fish: Ban on use of PFAS in paper and cardboard food contact materials Denmark Immediate UFN
2020-09 China: Fish: Border measures – Letter of Guarantee China Immediate UFN
2020-08 China: Fish: Border measures China Immediate UFN
2020-07 China: Fish: Beijing wholesale market coronavirus (COVID-19) incident China Immediate UFN
2020-06 Sri Lanka: Fish: Temporary Measure on Exports Sri Lanka Immediate UFN
2020-05 Japan: Fish: Amended certification for live and non-viable oysters Japan 20 April 2020 UFN
2020-04 European Union: Fish: export certificate arrangements during COVID-19 (Updated) European Union Immediate UFN
2020-03 United Arab Emirates: Multiple Commodities: Implementation of new and amended health certification United Arab Emirates Immediate UFN
2020-02 European Union: Seafood: Export certificate arrangements during COVID-19 European Union Immediate UFN
2020-01 United Kingdom: Changes to import notification processes for animal products and animal by-products (BREXIT) United Kingdom 8 January 2020 UFN

UFN = Until Further Notice

Last reviewed: 31 December 2020
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