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Establishment Procedures For The Plant Protection And Quarantine Consultative Committee Of The Bureau Of Animal And Plant Health Inspection And Quarantine, Council Of Agriculture, Executive Yuan (1997 Regulations of Conduct For Executing Plant Protection And Quarantine (2015.05.25) Enforcement Rules On Plant Protection And Quarantine Act (2019.1.22) Regulations for Approving Imports of Designated Plants Regulated Articles or Other Articles (2015.05.25) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Fresh Fruits from Countries or Districts Where The Mediterranean Fruit Fly Is Known to Occur (2014.5.23) Quarantine Requirements for Transshipment of Plants or Plant Products through Countries or Districts Where Designated Diseases or Pests Are Known to Occur (2018.10.15) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Fresh Fruits from The Netherlands (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Table Potatoes from New Zealand (2012.01.16) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Lilies, Gladiolus, and Dahlia Bulbs (2001.07.18) Procedures for Recognition of Pest Free Areas Quarantine Inspection Procedures for The Importation of Pear Scions (2005.06.27) Regulations for Approving Import/Export of Transgenic Plant (2005.07.07) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Apples from Countries or Districts Where The Codling Moth Is Known to Occur (2010.08.03) Importation of Fresh Fruits from Chile (2018.12.26) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Host Fruits of Peach Fruit Moth (Carposina sasakii) from Japan (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Host Fruits of Peach Fruit Moth (Carposina sasakii) from Republic of Korea (2016.08.11) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Host Fruits of Mediterranean Fruit Fly or Queensland Fruit Fly from Australia (2012.01.16) Quarantine requirements for the importation of propagation materials which are hosts of Radopholus similis from the Netherlands (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apple from New Zealand (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for Wood Packaging Material used in Imported Commodity (2011.03.31) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Fruits from Peru (2012.01.16) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apple from Chile (2011.03.31) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Wood (2016.9.29) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Plants or Plant Products into The Republic of China (2019.12.6) Quarantine Requirements for Importation of Fresh Areca (Betel) Nuts from Thailand (2008.02.01) Quarantine requirements for the importation of fresh apples from France to Taiwan (2012.01.16) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apples from Australia (2013.03.18) Quarantine requirements for the importation of Lily flower bulbs from The Netherlands (2017.08.14) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apples from The United States (2019.10.29) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Tissue Culture Plantlets (2012.01.16) Quarantine requirements for the importation of fresh carrots from areas where burrowing nematode (Radopholus similis) is known to occur in Australia (2012.1.16) Regulations for Plant Regulated Articles to be Entered into and Stored within the Free Trade Zones (2018.10.22) Regulations of Plant Regulated Articles Subject to Post-Entry Quarantine (2015.05.25) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Lily Flower Bulbs from Chile(2015.11.05) Quarantine requirements for the importation of pear scions from Japan(2016.06.01) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Dragon Fruits (Hylocereus undatus) from Viet Nam(2016.06.01) Plant Protection and Quarantine Act (2018.6.20) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Melon Fruits from Honduras to Taiwan(2017.7.19) Importation of Fresh Apple Fruits from Germany(2017.10.27) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Table Potatoes(2018.3.20) Quarantine requirements for the importation of fresh apples from Poland to Taiwan(2018.11.22) Regulations for Quarantine of Animal/Plant Carried by Passengers and Service Personnel on Vehicles(2019.7.3) Regulations for Quarantine of Plant Regulated Articles Export and Import by Mail(2019.5.30) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Mangosteens (Garcinia mangostana) from Thailand(2019.7.12) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apples from Italy(2019.7.29) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Growing Media(2019.10.5) (effective from 2020.4.1) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Kiwifruits from the Republic of Korea to Taiwan(2019.12.3) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Cherries from Turkey(2019.12.6)
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Establishment Procedures For The Plant Protection And Quarantine Consultative Committee Of The Bureau Of Animal And Plant Health Inspection And Quarantine, Council Of Agriculture, Executive Yuan (1997 Regulations of Conduct For Executing Plant Protection And Quarantine (2015.05.25) Enforcement Rules On Plant Protection And Quarantine Act (2019.1.22) Regulations for Approving Imports of Designated Plants Regulated Articles or Other Articles (2015.05.25) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Fresh Fruits from Countries or Districts Where The Mediterranean Fruit Fly Is Known to Occur (2014.5.23) Quarantine Requirements for Transshipment of Plants or Plant Products through Countries or Districts Where Designated Diseases or Pests Are Known to Occur (2018.10.15) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Fresh Fruits from The Netherlands (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Table Potatoes from New Zealand (2012.01.16) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Lilies, Gladiolus, and Dahlia Bulbs (2001.07.18) Procedures for Recognition of Pest Free Areas Quarantine Inspection Procedures for The Importation of Pear Scions (2005.06.27) Regulations for Approving Import/Export of Transgenic Plant (2005.07.07) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Apples from Countries or Districts Where The Codling Moth Is Known to Occur (2010.08.03) Importation of Fresh Fruits from Chile (2018.12.26) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Host Fruits of Peach Fruit Moth (Carposina sasakii) from Japan (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Host Fruits of Peach Fruit Moth (Carposina sasakii) from Republic of Korea (2016.08.11) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Host Fruits of Mediterranean Fruit Fly or Queensland Fruit Fly from Australia (2012.01.16) Quarantine requirements for the importation of propagation materials which are hosts of Radopholus similis from the Netherlands (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apple from New Zealand (2010.08.03) Quarantine Requirements for Wood Packaging Material used in Imported Commodity (2011.03.31) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Fruits from Peru (2012.01.16) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apple from Chile (2011.03.31) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Wood (2016.9.29) Quarantine Requirements for The Importation of Plants or Plant Products into The Republic of China (2019.12.6) Quarantine Requirements for Importation of Fresh Areca (Betel) Nuts from Thailand (2008.02.01) Quarantine requirements for the importation of fresh apples from France to Taiwan (2012.01.16) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apples from Australia (2013.03.18) Quarantine requirements for the importation of Lily flower bulbs from The Netherlands (2017.08.14) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apples from The United States (2019.10.29) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Tissue Culture Plantlets (2012.01.16) Quarantine requirements for the importation of fresh carrots from areas where burrowing nematode (Radopholus similis) is known to occur in Australia (2012.1.16) Regulations for Plant Regulated Articles to be Entered into and Stored within the Free Trade Zones (2018.10.22) Regulations of Plant Regulated Articles Subject to Post-Entry Quarantine (2015.05.25) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Lily Flower Bulbs from Chile(2015.11.05) Quarantine requirements for the importation of pear scions from Japan(2016.06.01) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Dragon Fruits (Hylocereus undatus) from Viet Nam(2016.06.01) Plant Protection and Quarantine Act (2018.6.20) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Melon Fruits from Honduras to Taiwan(2017.7.19) Importation of Fresh Apple Fruits from Germany(2017.10.27) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Table Potatoes(2018.3.20) Quarantine requirements for the importation of fresh apples from Poland to Taiwan(2018.11.22) Regulations for Quarantine of Animal/Plant Carried by Passengers and Service Personnel on Vehicles(2019.7.3) Regulations for Quarantine of Plant Regulated Articles Export and Import by Mail(2019.5.30) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Mangosteens (Garcinia mangostana) from Thailand(2019.7.12) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Apples from Italy(2019.7.29) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Growing Media(2019.10.5) (effective from 2020.4.1) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Kiwifruits from the Republic of Korea to Taiwan(2019.12.3) Quarantine Requirements for the Importation of Fresh Cherries from Turkey(2019.12.6)
Regulations for Approving Imports of Designated Plants Regulated Articles or Other Articles (2015.05.25)

 Promulgated on December 12, 1997.

Amendment to all Articles promulgated on May 18, 2010.
(In case of any discrepancy between the Chinese text and the English translation thereof, the Chinese text shall govern.)
 
Article 1
These rules are established pursuant to the second paragraph of Article 14, Plant Protection and Quarantine Act (hereinafter called “the Act”).
 
Article 2
Application for importing (hereinafter including the importation through transshipment) designated plants or plant products from designated countries or districts specified under the first paragraph of Article 14 of the Act shall be limited for experimental, research, educational or exhibitive use by governmental agencies (institutions), public enterprises, schools, corporations or organizations founded and registered under relevant laws.
 
Article 3
To import designated plants or plant products, importer shall submit application with following documents to the central competent authority for approval:
(1) Related experimental, research, educational or exhibition projects including duration for the intended use. If the use of the derivatives or progenies of the designated plants or plant products is needed, it must be clearly noted in the project ;
(2) Name, quantity, source, basic information and pest status of the designated plants or plant products to be imported ;
(3) Post-entry quarantine management project (including the address and safety features of the isolation site);
(4) Packing methods and the routes and means of transportation, domestically and abroad.
(5) Other related documents and information required by the central competent authority.
 
Article 4
For the application stated in Article 3, the importers can only process for the importation based on the approved procedures as specified on the import permits issued by the central competent authority.
The importers shall attach the original import permits on the package for the designated plants or plant products.
 
Article 5
The importer shall utilize the plants or plant products under the intended purposes in the location as approved by the central competent authority.
The designated plants or plant products approved for importation shall be subject to post-entry supervision of their use by the plant quarantine authority. Evasion, hindering or denial of such supervision by the importers is prohibited. While in use, the importer shall take appropriate control measures and notify the plant quarantine authority immediately in case any dangerous plant pest or disease occurs. The costs associated with such measures shall be borne by the importers.
 
Article 6
The importer shall reexport or destroy the plants or plant products at the expiration date of their use jointly with the plant quarantine authority
The importer may apply for approval by the central competent authority to extend the duration of utilization thirty days prior to expiration date. Application for exhibitive use is only allowed to extend the duration of utilization once under the following conditions:
(1) Reason of application for extension is limited to changes of exhibition schedule, natural disasters, or other unpredictable force majeure reasons recognized by the central competent authority.
(2) Application shall be done seven days prior to expiration date, the extension time shall not be longer than the exhibition project.
In case of applications for uses other than exhibition, importer may apply for approval by the central competent authority to lift the restriction of utilization of imported article thirty days prior to expiration date. The restriction shall be lifted after investigation and confirmed there is no risk of plant diseases and pests.
 
Article 7
The importers shall submit to the central competent authority a report on the results of the experiment, research or instruction use within 30 days after the expiration date for the permitted use. The reference numbers of the import permits shall be included in the pertinent reports.
 
Article 8
These regulations become effective on the date of promulgation.