Veterinary import regulation 2022 (VEVO 2022) published
The Veterinary Import Ordinance 2022 (VEVO 2022) was published on 22.12.2022 and shall enter into force in accordance with Section 42 (1) after the…
New BAVG task as of 1.1.2023
As of January 1, 2023, the Federal Office of Consumer Health (BAVG) is the competent authority for the official control within the meaning of the…
Illegal bamboo fiber products discovered during EU "Bamboo-zling" internet control operation
The BAVG found illegal products on the Internet during the EU-coordinated control action "Bamboo-zling". The search was for plastic materials intended…
Changes in the declaration of organic goods subject to GGED on entry into the EU.
In the course of the registration of organic goods covered by Article 47 of Regulation (EU) 2017/625 (OCR), the following changes must be observed.…
Hunting trophies: What to consider when importing from abroad
If you are planning a hunting trip abroad, the import of jade trophies, in addition to the customs regulations and the provisions of international and…
Expiration of the transitional period for the recognition of hand-signed certificates of inspection (COI).
Use of the qualified electronic seal
Entry with pets under 12 or 16 weeks to Austria no longer possible
As of October 19, pets may only enter Austria with a valid rabies vaccination.
Information regarding the control of goods subject to Article 47 of Regulation (EU) 2017/625 ("OCR")
Changes in organic import control as of 1.7.
Mit 1.7.2022 tritt das “Working Document on additional official controls on products originating from certain third countries” in Kraft.