England to delay SPS checks until January 2022 – updated

The Government says it will delay Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) checks on food and agri imports from the EU by six months to give businesses more time to prepare.The checks originally scheduled to start in July will now begin on 1 January 2022 while the requirement for health certificates has been delayed from April to October.The government said it would help companies in dealing with the Covid pandemic.The move follows ... [+]

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