166. Controls on importing and exporting fur.

166.     Controls on importing and exporting fur.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Cat and Dog Fur (Control of Import, Export and Placing on the Market) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/830, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The placing on the market1 and the import to, or export2 from, the EU of cat and dog fur, and products containing such fur is prohibited3. Contravention of this prohibition is an offence4.

It is the duty of every weights and measures authority in Great Britain