How to Export

Listed below are examples of documents and useful web links which we believe will make the process of exporting a lot easier.

Certificate of Origin
See Example of a Certificate of Origin, How to complete a Certificate of Origin

Helpful Weblinks for Importers & Exporters

Starting to Export

Starting to Import

Commodity Codes for Imports and Exports

EORI Guidance

EORI Validation Number

Defra Approved Vets in your area:

Export Health Certificates (EHC)

Certificate of Origin – Chamber of Commerce


Animal & Plant Health Agency (APHA). UK Offices & List of Services
It is the exporter’s responsibility to ensure they meet the importing requirements of the country and all consignments exported are at the exporter’s own risk.


Exporting to the USA & Australia

Exporting to the USA

USA Food & Drugs Administration

Contact for advice on trade between the UK and USA


Exporting to Australia

Contact for more information about opportunities in food and drink sector.

Contact for more information on health and medicines opportunities