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Form: Register for the electronic application for phytosanitary certification (EAPC) service

Form: Register for the electronic application for phytosanitary certification (EAPC) service

Use this form to request access to the EAPC service so you can apply online for phytosanitary certificates.

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Form: Export plant health phytosanitary certificate application form

Form: Export plant health phytosanitary certificate application form

Use this form to apply for an export plant health phytosanitary certificate (PC) if you’re unable to use the electronic application service.

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Detailed guide: Apply for an export plant health phytosanitary certificate

Detailed guide: Apply for an export plant health phytosanitary certificate

How to get certification in Great Britain to export certain timber around the world.

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Form: Notify the Forestry Commission about a timber import

Form: Notify the Forestry Commission about a timber import

You or your appointed import agent must complete a notice of landing form so you can arrange an inspection of your imported timber, if necessary.

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Detailed guide: Register as a professional operator to trade in wood, issue plant passports and apply ISPM15 marking

Detailed guide: Register as a professional operator to trade in wood, issue plant passports and apply ISPM15 marking

Register so you can import regulated timber, wood products and bark, apply for export phytosanitary certificates, issue plant passports or apply ISPM15 marking.

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Form: Notify the Forestry Commission about a firewood import (Excel)

Form: Notify the Forestry Commission about a firewood import (Excel)

Excel form to notify the Forestry Commission of imports of non-regulated solid fuel wood (firewood), like logs and kindling, into England, Scotland or Wales.

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Detailed guide: Import firewood into England, Scotland or Wales

Detailed guide: Import firewood into England, Scotland or Wales

Find out how to import firewood, such as logs and kindling, into England, Scotland and Wales (Great Britain).

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Guidance: Inheritance tax or capital gains exemption: Countryside Stewardship

Guidance: Inheritance tax or capital gains exemption: Countryside Stewardship

Find out which Countryside Stewardship options and capital items are available on land that is conditionally exempt from inheritance tax.

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Transparency data: 2020 Government Procurement Card (GPC) spend for transactions over £500

Transparency data: 2020 Government Procurement Card (GPC) spend for transactions over £500

View the monthly list of Forestry Commission spending (above £500) on the GPC – for transactions made in 2020.

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Guidance: Nursery Notification Scheme: Invitation to Quote

Guidance: Nursery Notification Scheme: Invitation to Quote

Invitation to Quote documentation for the Nursery Notification Scheme.

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Transparency data: Forestry Commission spend over £25,000 (2020)

Transparency data: Forestry Commission spend over £25,000 (2020)

As part of the government’s commitment to improve transparency, the Forestry Commission publishes all its expenditure invoices over £25,000.

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Forestry Commission operational update: coronavirus

Forestry Commission operational update: coronavirus

This update provides details on the Forestry Commission's working practices during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Detailed guide: Wood packaging material for import and export

Detailed guide: Wood packaging material for import and export

If you use, produce or supply wood packaging material (WPM) to move goods to or from the EU or the rest of the world, you must make sure it meets international standards.

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Detailed guide: Export timber, wood products or bark

Detailed guide: Export timber, wood products or bark

Find out how to export regulated (controlled) timber, wood material, wood packaging and dunnage.

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Detailed guide: Import timber, wood products or bark

Detailed guide: Import timber, wood products or bark

Find out how to import timber and wood material, including the documents, identity checks and plant health inspections required.

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Detailed guide: Wood packaging material for import and export

Detailed guide: Wood packaging material for import and export

If you produce or supply wood packaging material (WPM) to move goods to or from the EU or the rest of the world, you must make sure it meets international standards.

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Detailed guide: Register as a professional operator to trade in wood, issue plant passports and apply ISPM15 marking

Detailed guide: Register as a professional operator to trade in wood, issue plant passports and apply ISPM15 marking

Register so you can import regulated timber, wood products and bark, apply for export phytosanitary certificates, issue plant passports or apply ISPM15 marking.

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Detailed guide: Register as a professional operator to trade in wood, issue plant passports and apply ISPM15 marking

Detailed guide: Register as a professional operator to trade in wood, issue plant passports and apply ISPM15 marking

Register so you can import regulated timber, wood products and bark, apply for export phytosanitary certificates, issue plant passports or apply ISPM15 marking.

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Detailed guide: Import firewood into England, Scotland or Wales

Detailed guide: Import firewood into England, Scotland or Wales

Find out how to import firewood, such as logs and kindling, into England, Scotland and Wales (Great Britain).

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Detailed guide: Work with planting material for forestry purposes

Detailed guide: Work with planting material for forestry purposes

Find out what you need to do to legally market or collect forest reproductive material (FRM), including how to register and get master certificates and licences.

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Detailed guide: Plant Health legislation for forestry

Detailed guide: Plant Health legislation for forestry

This guide gives an overview of Plant Health legislation for forestry in England for Forestry Commission staff and contract inspectors working in the sector.

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Statutory guidance: Importing wood, wood products and bark

Statutory guidance: Importing wood, wood products and bark

Requirements for landing controlled material into Great Britain from non-EU countries.

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Guidance: Requirements for importers of wood packaging material

Guidance: Requirements for importers of wood packaging material

Flowchart to help importers check that they are importing goods using compliant wood packaging material.

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Official Statistics: NFI squirrel stripping damage and presence of squirrels in woodland in Britain

Official Statistics: NFI squirrel stripping damage and presence of squirrels in woodland in Britain

This report summarises data from the NFI field survey to provide estimates of the presence of squirrels in forests and woodlands.

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Official Statistics: Forest Resources Assessment 2020

Official Statistics: Forest Resources Assessment 2020

Data on forest resources in the UK that were reported to international organisations.

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Detailed guide: Wood packaging material for import and export

Detailed guide: Wood packaging material for import and export

If you use or supply wood packaging material (WPM) to move goods to or from the EU or the rest of the world, you must make sure it meets international standards.

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Guidance: Cross compliance requirements for forests/woodland: operations note 38

Guidance: Cross compliance requirements for forests/woodland: operations note 38

Supplementary guidance: find clarification on how the cross-compliance requirements under the Rural Development Programme (RDPE) apply to trees and woodland.

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Form: Notice of landing forms

Form: Notice of landing forms

You or your appointed import agent must complete a Notice of landing form, which will allow you to arrange a timber import inspection if necessary.

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Form: Apply for a forestry export business credit account

Form: Apply for a forestry export business credit account

If you're a forestry business anticipating regular export trade, you can apply to set up a credit account with the Forestry Commission.

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Transparency data: 2020 Government Procurement Card (GPC) spend for transactions over £500

Transparency data: 2020 Government Procurement Card (GPC) spend for transactions over £500

View the monthly list of Forestry Commission spending (above £500) on the GPC – for transactions made in 2020.

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Official Statistics: Joint Wood Energy Enquiry: 2017 data

Official Statistics: Joint Wood Energy Enquiry: 2017 data

UK data submitted to UN Economic Commission for Europe on wood energy.

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Official Statistics: European Forest Accounts: UK 2017 data

Official Statistics: European Forest Accounts: UK 2017 data

UK data submitted to Eurostat on wooded land, timber and economic accounts.

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Guidance: Forest reproductive material news

Guidance: Forest reproductive material news

Sign up to the forest reproductive material (FRM) newsletter – for trade news, including information about any legislation or regulatory changes.

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Guidance: Plant health news

Guidance: Plant health news

Sign up to the plant health newsletter – to receive up-to-date forestry trade news.

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Detailed guide: Manage threats to woodland: destructive animals, invasive species

Detailed guide: Manage threats to woodland: destructive animals, invasive species

How to deal with threats - like grey squirrels and rhododendron - to protect native species and habitats in woodlands.

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Guidance: Woodland creation and mitigating the impacts of deer

Guidance: Woodland creation and mitigating the impacts of deer

Practical guidance on mitigating deer impacts in woodlands and what to consider when planning and assessing woodland proposals.

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Guidance: Woodland creation and mitigating the impacts of deer

Guidance: Woodland creation and mitigating the impacts of deer

Practical guidance on mitigating deer impacts in woodlands and what to consider when planning and assessing woodland proposals.

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Forestry Commission operational update: coronavirus

Forestry Commission operational update: coronavirus

This update provides details on the Forestry Commission's working practices during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Official Statistics: NFI estimates of the ownership type and property type of woodlands in Britain

Official Statistics: NFI estimates of the ownership type and property type of woodlands in Britain

This report summarises the results from the National Forest Inventory (NFI) questionnaire survey of a sample of woodland owners, carried out between 2012 and 2015, and provides estimates of woodland area by type of ownership and property type.

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Detailed guide: Legacy woodland grants and obligations

Detailed guide: Legacy woodland grants and obligations

Claim and manage legacy schemes – English Woodland Grant Scheme (EWGS), Farm Woodland Premium Scheme (FWPS), Farm Woodland Scheme (FWS) and Woodland Grant Scheme (WGS).

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Form: Invoke the force majeure clause in your legacy scheme

Form: Invoke the force majeure clause in your legacy scheme

Use this form to notify the Forestry Commission of your intention to invoke the force majeure clause in your legacy scheme.

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Detailed guide: How to benefit species and habitats biodiversity in your woodland

Detailed guide: How to benefit species and habitats biodiversity in your woodland

Find out about priority habitats and species, the value of ancient and native woodland and when it's appropriate to remove trees to restore open habitats.

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Guidance: Priority open habitats and woodland creation: A field guide

Guidance: Priority open habitats and woodland creation: A field guide

Supplementary guidance offering an overview of those priority open habitats most likely to need consideration during the planning and assessment of woodland creation proposals.

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Form: Invoke the force majeure clause in your legacy scheme

Form: Invoke the force majeure clause in your legacy scheme

Use this form to notify the Forestry Commission of your intention to invoke the force majeure clause in your legacy scheme.

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Form: HS2 Woodland Fund 2020 application form

Form: HS2 Woodland Fund 2020 application form

Use this form to apply for funding to create woodland or restore ancient woodland within 25 miles from the HS2 Phase One route from London to the West Midlands.

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