European Union

Official name Region ISO 3166-2 code Flag
European Union
Europe
EU
EU

Party status

Type Party status Date of joining Entry into force
Party Accession 09 April 2015 08 July 2015

National contacts

Management authorities

1. European Commission

Directorate General for the Environment
Mailing address
Rue de la Loi 200 / Wetstraat 200
1049 Bruxelles/Brussel
Belgium
People
Mr Jorge Rodriguez-Romero
Deputy Head of the Unit for Multilateral Environmental Cooperation
Email
jorge.rodriguez-romero [at] ec.europa.eu
Telephone
+32 2 295 71 93
Mr Matthias Leonhard Maier
Team leader - CITES and EU Wildlife Trade policy
Email
matthias-leonhard.maier [at] ec.europa.eu
Telephone
+32 2 295 85 33

The European Union is competent for the adoption of common conditions for the issue, use and presentation of permits and certificates granted under the Convention. Management Authorities of the EU Member States* are competent to grant permits or certificates on behalf of their country.

* Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Last update
19 October 2020

The European Union is competent for the adoption of common conditions for the issue, use and presentation of permits and certificates granted under the Convention. Management Authorities of the EU Member States* are competent to grant permits or certificates on behalf of their country.

* Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland