Trade Notice: Procedure for issuing of health certificates
Information Notice: Health certificate numbering format
There is a change to the health certificate numbering format for use in health certificates for exports of live aquatic animals and fishery products to the People’s Republic of China, as issued by the SFPA in Ireland.
Each health certificate must be uniquely numbered using the following system:
Port/Establishment approval number/Date/Sequential Numbers
Example of Health Certificate Number: CLON/IECK0123EC/05102015/001
Port: This will include one of the port codes for any of the 7 SFPA offices as follows: CLON, DIN, DME, KBG, ROS, HOW, CTB
Establishment approval number: This represents the EU approval number granted to the establishment, an example of the format is IE CK 0123 EC
Date: Example 05102015
Sequential Numbers: 001, 002, 003 etc.
Queries regarding health certificates may be emailed to SFPATradeandAudit@sfpa.ie