We use some essential cookies to make this website work.
We’d like to set additional cookies to understand how you use forestresearch.gov.uk, remember your settings and improve our services.
Preparing to search
As of 1 January 2021, Great Britain trades with the EU as a Third Country, while Northern Ireland’s trade with the EU is subject to the Northern Ireland Protocol.
Traders and others involved in moving plants, seeds, wood, wood products and related materials can visit the UK Government website for:
Detailed explanation of plant health regulations for England and Wales continues to be available on the UK Government website for:
EU Exit plant health guidance for Scotland and Northern Ireland is available from:
More general guidance on tree and forestry plant health and pests and diseases in the Devolved Administrations continues to be available from:
Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.
We use 3 types of cookie. You can choose which cookies you're happy for us to use.
These essential cookies do things like remember your progress through a form. They always need to be on.
We use Google Analytics to measure how you use the website so we can improve it based on user needs. Google Analytics sets cookies that store anonymised information about: how you got to the site the pages you visit on forestresearch.gov.uk and how long you spend on each page what you click on while you're visiting the site
Some forestresearch.gov.uk pages may contain content from other sites, like YouTube or Flickr, which may set their own cookies. These sites are sometimes called ‘third party’ services. This tells us how many people are seeing the content and whether it’s useful.