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`Inspection, diagnosis, monitoring and health certification (outwith EC Directive 91/67/EEC)` - FC0415

Non R&D Summary Objectives:- Provide health assurance and certification of fish and shellfish exports to non-EC countries and investigate, identify and advise on the significance of new fish diseases in farmed wild stocks. Key customer purpose:- Enable export of live fish and shellfish to non-EC countries to continue, on a full cost recovery basis to MAFF, and ensure MAFF is aware of, and can respond effectively to emerging diseases.
1. To provide a testing and health certification service to aid export of fish and shellfish to countries outside the EEC. 2. To investigate new/emergent diseases of fish and provide advice to HQ and industry as to their immediate and potential long-term significance.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1993

To: 1997

Cost: £301,082
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Fish Disease              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture