Pre-notification of consignments

Published 11.11.2013 | Modified 11.11.2013

All consignments imported from third countries shall be notified to the NFSA. Certain fresh fruits and vegetables are exempted from this requirement.

The consignments shall be pre-notified to the NFSA 24 hours prior to the arrival of the goods. Foods of animal origin shall be pre-notified in TRACES, while foods of non-animal origin in general shall be notified in Mattilsynets skjematjenester. Some foods of non-animal origin associated with a certain risk shall be pre-notified in TRACES.

There are no requirements for pre-notification of consignments from the EU or EEA countries.

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