TITLE

Defra to impose fee for licence to trade in endangered plants

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Horticulture Week;12/19/2008, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the trade regulation imposed by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) for the licenses used to manage the trade in endangered plant and animal species in Great Britain. It notes that the collected fee is intended to help maintain spending on important wildlife projects. It states that botanic gardens and zoos are exempted from fees, however, businesses such as plant brokers and specialist nurseries are required to pay from April 6, 2008.
ACCESSION #
37273246

 

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