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
    DG ENV.F.3 - Global Environmental Cooperation & Multilateralism
    Mailing address
    Rue de la Loi 200 / Wetstraat 200
    1049 Bruxelles/Brussel
    Belgium
    People
    Mr Jorge Rodriguez Romero
    Head of Unit for Global Environmental Cooperation & Multilateralism
    Telephone
    +32 229-57193
    Ms Agata Sobiech
    Team leader - CITES and wildlife trafficking
    Telephone
    +32 229-80860

    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 and Sweden

    Last update
    30 November 2022

    1. European Commission

    Directorate General for the Environment
    DG ENV.F.3 - Global Environmental Cooperation & Multilateralism
    Mailing address
    Rue de la Loi 200 / Wetstraat 200
    1049 Bruxelles/Brussel
    Belgium
    People
    Ms Barbara Soto-Largo
    Telephone
    +32 229 64 738
    Last update
    30 November 2022

    1. European Commission

    Directorate General for the Environment
    DG ENV.F.3 - Global Environmental Cooperation & Multilateralism
    Mailing address
    Rue de la Loi 200 / Wetstraat 200
    1049 Bruxelles/Brussel
    Belgium
    People
    Ms. Agata Sobiech
    Telephone
    +32 229 80 860
    Ms Heidi Fuehrmann
    Telephone
    +32 229 92 456
    Last update
    30 November 2022

    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