GB Health Certificate for imports of High Risk Food and Feed not of Animal Origin (HRFNAO)

On 19th May 2021 the UK Government published the GB version of the Health Certificate required to accompany imports of those HRFNAO products listed in Annex II of Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1793 as retained in UK legislation.

GB certificate for HRFNAO imports

The model of the GB HRFNAO certificate can be found at High risk food and feed not of animal origin (HRFNAO): health certificates – GOV.UK ( It is the document titled “Certain food or feed GBHC176”.

The GB version of the HRFNAO health certificate is to be used from 19th May 2021, however we will continue to accept the EU version of this health certificate for HRFNAO imports into GB provided that the EU version is signed and dated before 1st October 2021.

Results of sampling and analyses

In addition to the health certificate, imports of HRFNAO listed in Annex II must also be accompanied by the results of sampling and analyses performed on the consignment by the competent authorities of the third country of origin or of the country where the consignment is consigned from.

Products listed in Annex II

The current list of products listed in Annex II can be found here