Plant Protection Products - Register By 22nd June!

Action required by professional users of Plant Protection Products (Pesticides) Deadline: Wednesday 22nd June 2022

 

This is a reminder that users of professional pesticides must register their use, to comply with The Official Controls (Plant Protection Products) Regulations 2020. This includes farmers and contractors.


What you need to do now:


if you use Plant Protection Products (PPPs) including adjuvants, are legally required to register basic details of their activities with DEFRA by 22nd June 2022.


Registration will be necessary if any of the following apply to you:

  • Use professional PPPs and / or adjuvants as part of work or business

  • Have professional PPPs and / or adjuvants applied by a third party as part of your work or business in agriculture, horticulture, amenities or forestry.

  • Users of amateur PPPs do not need to register

The obligation to register includes every address where:

  • Professional PPPs are stored

  • Professional PPP records are kept

  • Professional PPPs are applied, if on the business property such as land owned or rented

  • Businesses which apply professional PPPs as seed treatments

  • Businesses which apply professional PPPs as a contracting service, even if the business has previously registered as a distributor

To register, please click here


If you need any help with the registration, please get in touch with your usual consultant.


Regards


The Kelly Farm Consulting Team!


Sam Kelly 07777 696080 sam@kellyfarmconsulting.com

Charlie Davies 07904 601104 charlie@kellyfarmconsulting.com

Laura Cureton 07399 117257 laura@kellyfarmconsulting.com

Office 01454 614624