Factsheet: Act on plant protection

Act on plant protection

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Act on plant protection
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Zakon o rostlinolekarske peci.
Description: 
The Act lays down rights and obligations of legal persons and individuals in the plant production sector. The provisions concern: (a) protection of plants and plant products against harmful organisms and accidents in agriculture and forest management areas; (b) protection against the introduction into the territory of the Czech Republic of organisms harmful to plants or plant products, from other member countries of the European Community and from third countries; (c) prevention of propagation of harmful organisms within the national territory and prevention of their spread to other member countries of the European Community or to third countries; (d) registration, marketing, usage and inspection of plant protection preparations and other means of plant protection.
Goal/Aim: 
Regulate plant protection.

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Ministry of Agriculture - Ministerstvo zemědělství

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
requirements for trade of plant derived material
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2004
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2012