Eradication: Application of phytosanitary measures to eliminate a pest from an area (ISPM 5 Glossary of Phytosanitary terms)
Official control: The active enforcement of mandatory phytosanitary regulations and the application of mandatory phytosanitary procedures with the objective of eradication or containment of quarantine pests or for the management of regulated non-quarantine pests (ISPM 5 Glossary of phytosanitary terms). Supplement 1 to ISPM 5 provides additional guidance on the interpretation and application of the concept of “official control”.
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Unofficial translations are also available: ISPM4, 8 and 9 in Portuguese and Vietnamese, ISPM 6 in Korean and Portuguese
This reference standard is a listing of terms and definitions with specific meaning for phytosanitary systems worldwide. It has been developed to provide a harmonized internationally agreed vocabulary associated with the implementation of the IPPC and ISPMs.
The country page shows the contact information of the IPPC Official Contact Points of the IPPC Contracting Parties and local contacts of non-Contracting parties and Territories. Under the contact information, it lists the public national reporting obligations which shall be reported by the contracting parties via this Country page. These obligations include reporting of (1)Designation of an Official IPPC Contact Point, (2)Description of the NPPO, (3)Phytosanitary requirements, restrictions & prohibitions, (4)List of entry points, (5)List of regulated pest, (6)Pest report and (7)Emergency action.