Current consultations for CPM Recommendations


CPM Recommendations for consultations

The Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM) approves the need for a new CPM Recommendation.

Once the CPM approves, the draft or, if necessary, a revised draft CPM Recommendation should then be prepared by the IPPC Secretariat (or where appropriate by the CP making the proposal) and circulated for comments along with the rationale or justification for its need. The IPPC Secretariat makes it publicly available and solicits comments through the IPPC Online Comment System (OCS, https://ocs-new.ippc.int/)

For more information on the OCS, please visit the OCS page on the IPP. Please contact the IPPC Secretariat ([[email protected]]) for assistance using the OCS.

The consultation period is OPEN until 30 September 2021

The following CPM recommendation was submitted for first consultation (in English, Spanish and French

  1. Reduce the incidence of contaminating pests associated with regulated articles and unregulated goods to protect plant health and facilitate trade (2019-002)

Private sector representatives are encouraged to present their comments through their respective National Plant Protection Organizations (NPPOs) or RPPOs, in accordance with the Convention.


Title Files Publication date
First Consultation: Reduce the incidence of contaminating pests associated with regulated articles and unregulated goods to protect plant health and facilitate trade (2019-002) En Es Fr 01 Jul 2021

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