PHYTOSANITARY EXPORT CERTIFICATION SYSTEM


Phytosanitary certification: Use of phytosanitary procedures leading to the issue of a phytosanitary certificate (ISPM 5 Glossary of Phytosanitary terms)

phytosanitary certificate: An official paper document or its official electronic equivalent, consistent with the model certificates of the IPPC, attesting that a consignment meets phytosanitary import requirements (ISPM 5 Glossary of Phytosanitary terms)

IPPC Guides and training materials
  • Export Certification IPPC Export Certification Guide covers the establishment and operation of a phytosanitary export certification system. Presenting a range of specific situations of importing country requirements, this IPPC publication may be used as a practical guide for managers of the national plant protection organizations (NPPOs) establishing a national phytosanitary export certification system.
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ISPM 5 GLOSSARY OF PHYTOSANITARY TERMS

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.