European Timber Regulation (EUTR) Tag

The Office for Product Safety & Standards (OPSS) is the Competent Authority responsible for enforcing Timber Regulation 995/2010 in the UK. To assist businesses to comply with this legislation the OPSS will be delivering a series of regional, sector specific workshops exploring risk identification and mitigation. The...

The European Timber Trade Federation (ETTF) has released its Autumn 2018 Newsletter. This edition contains previews of the International Softwood Conference in Riga, and also of the Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition annual conference in Paris and the EU FLEGT IMM Trade Consultation in Berlin. It also has...

On Monday 24th September 2018 the government issued its latest guidance for business in the event of a "no deal" Brexit. Included in DEFRA’s list of notices, is the guidance on buying and selling timber if there’s no Brexit deal. The notice sets out how buying...