502. Export and re-export from the Community.

The export or re-export of specified endangered species from the Community is subject to controls, the nature of which depends on the classification of the species in question.

Species listed in Annex A1 may be exported or re-exported only on the completion of the necessary checks, and the prior presentation, at the customs office at which the export formalities are completed, of an export permit or re-export certificate issued by the management authority2 of the member state in which the specimens are located3.

Species listed in Annex B4 may be exported or re-exported only on the completion of the necessary checks,