United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Official name Region ISO 3166-2 code Flag
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Europe
GB

Party status

Type Party status Date of joining Entry into force
Party Ratification 02 August 1976 31 October 1976

National contacts

Management authorities

1. Natural Environment Policy

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
Contact people
Richard Thompson – Head of CITES Policy team
Email
cites.ukma [at] defra.gov.uk - For queries about CITES permits, please see the competent authority - Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA)
Mailing address
Floor 2
Horizon House
Deanery Road,
Bristol BS1 5AH
Last update
23 December 2019

Competent to grant permits / Competente para conceder permisos / Compétent pour délivrer les permis

2. Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA)

Centre for International Trade - Bristol
Telephone
+44 (117) 372 37 00
Fax
+44 (208) 415 25 10
Email
wildlife.licensing [at] apha.gov.uk
Mailing address
Floor 3
Horizon House
Deanery Road,
Bristol BS1 5AH
Last update
23 December 2019

Other Management Authorities competent to grant permits / Otras Autoridades Administrativas competentes para conceder permisos / Autres organes de gestion compétents pour délivrer les permis

Guernsey / Guernesey

3. Committee for the Environment and Infrastructure

Raymond Falla House
Telephone
+44 (1481) 23 45 67
Fax
+44 (1481) 23 50 15
Email
Mike.Northmore [at] commerce.gov.gg
Caroline.Creed [at] commerce.gov.gg
Mailing address
Longue Rue
PO Box 459
St. Martin GY1 6AF
Last update
28 December 2017

Jersey

4. Growth, Housing and Environment

Natural Environment
Telephone
+44 (1534) 44 16 00
Fax
+44 (1534) 44 16 01
Email
w.peggie [at] gov.je
Mailing address
Howard Davis Farm
La Route de la Trinite
Trinity JE3 5HP
Last update
11 November 2019

Isle of Man / Isla de Man / Ile de Man

5. Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture

Thie Slieau Whallian
Telephone
+44 (1624) 68 58 35
Fax
+44 (1624) 68 58 51
Contact people
Attn: Richard Selman
Email
richard.selman [at] gov.im
Mailing address
Foxdale Road
Saint Johns IM4 3AS
Last update
14 February 2014

Bermuda / Bermudes

6. The Department of Environmental Protection

Botanical Gardens
Mailing address
169 South Road
Paget DV 04
Last update
14 February 2014

7. The Department of Environmental Protection

Botanical Gardens
Telephone
+1 (441) 236 42 01
Mailing address
P.O. Box HM 834
Hamilton HM CX
Last update
14 February 2014

8. The Department of Conservation Services

(includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
Mailing address
#3 Coney Island Road
Hamilton Parish CR 04
Last update
14 February 2014

9. The Department of Conservation Services

(includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
Telephone
+1 (441) 293 17 85
Mailing address
P.O. Box CR 52
Crawl CR BX
Last update
14 February 2014

British Indian Ocean Territory / Territorio Británico del Océano Indico / Territoire britannique de l'océan Indien

10. Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA)

Centre for International Trade - Bristol
Telephone
+44 (117) 372 37 00
Fax
+44 (208) 415 25 10
Email
wildlife.licensing [at] apha.gov.uk
Mailing address
Floor 3 – Horizon House
Deanery Road,
Bristol BS1 5AH
Last update
09 January 2019


* Correspondence regarding policy matters only should be addressed to / La correspondencia relativa a las cuestiones políticas debe remitirse a / La correspondance concernant les questions de politiques doit être adressée à

11. The Commissioner

British Indian Ocean Territory
Overseas Territories Department
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Mailing address
King Charles Street
London SW1A 2AH
Last update
14 May 2014

British Virgin Islands / Islas Vírgenes Británicas / Iles Vierges britanniques

12. Ministry of Natural Resources Labour § Immigration

Telephone
+1 (284) 468 2147
Email
nrl [at] gov.vgr
Mailing address
Wickhams Cay I
Road Town, Tortola
Last update
11 November 2019

Cayman Islands / Islas Caimán / Iles Caïmanes

Mailing address:

13. Ministry of Health, Environment, Culture and Housing

Telephone
(345) 244 2377
Email
citesma [at] gov.ky
Mailing address
P.O Box 137,
Cayman Islands
Last update
10 January 2020

Physical address:

14. Ministry of Health, Environment, Culture and Housing

Telephone
(345) 244 2377
Email
citesma [at] gov.ky
Mailing address
133 Elgin Avenue,
Cayman Islands
Last update
25 July 2017

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) / Islas Malvinas (Falkland Islands) / Iles Falkland (Islas Malvinas)

15. Falkland Islands Government

Policy and Economic Development Unit
Telephone
+500 28427
Email
environmental.officer [at] sec.gov.fk
Last update
11 November 2019

Gibraltar

16. CITES Management Authority

Collector of Customs
Telephone
+350 20 07 88 79
Fax
+350 20 07 83 62
Email
Hmcustoms.admin [at] gibraltar.gov.gi
Mailing address
Custom House
Waterport
Gibraltar
Last update
14 February 2014

Montserrat

17. Governor's Office

Telephone
+1 (644) 491 26 88/9
Fax
+1 (644) 491 88 67
Email
annesta.fergus [at] fco.gov.uk
Mailing address
PO Box 288
Brades
Last update
29 February 2016

Pitcairn Islands / Islas Pitcairn / Iles Pitcairn

18. Government of Pitcairn Islands

Environmental, Conservation § Natural Resources
Telephone
+64 9 984 0153
Contact people
Michele Christian / Division Manager
Email
dmnature [at] pitcairn.gov.pn
Mailing address
c/o British High Commission
P.O. Box 1812
Auckland
Last update
28 December 2017

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

19. Environment, Natural Resources and Planning Directorate

Environmental Management Division
Telephone
+(290) 24724 Ext: 209
Contact people
Isabel Peters / Chief Environmental Officer
Email
isabel,peters [at] sainthelena.gov.sh
Mailing address
Scotland
St Helena Island STHL 1ZZ
Last update
11 November 2019

20. Administrator

Telephone
+44 (2030) 14 50 23
Fax
+874 811 44 54 35
Telex
(584) 1445434
Mailing address
The Residency
Tristan DA Cunha
Last update
14 February 2014

21. Administrator of Ascension

The Residency
Telephone
+247 670 00 (x101)
Fax
+247 661 52
Last update
24 August 2016

Anguilla

22. Ministry of Home Affairs and Environment

Department of Environment
Director
Telephone
+1 (264) 497 01 27
Fax
+1 (264) 497 33 89
Email
karim.hodge [at] gov.ai
Last update
25 November 2019

Fauna

1. Joint Nature Conservation Committee

Telephone
+44 (1733) 86 68 14/70
Fax
+44 (1733) 55 59 48
Email
vin.fleming [at] jncc.gov.uk
alison.littlewood [at] jncc.gov.uk
Mailing address
Monkstone House
City Road
Peterborough PE1 1JY
Last update
14 February 2014

Flora

2. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Telephone
+44 (20) 83 32 52 12
Email
cites [at] kew.org
Last update
13 September 2018

Jersey

3. Department of Environment

Howard Davis Farm
Telephone
+44 (1534) 44 16 00
Fax
+44 (1534) 44 16 01
Email
L.Magris [at] gov.je
Mailing address
La Route de la Trinité
Trinity JE3 5JP
Last update
14 February 2014

Isle of Man / Isla de Man / Ile de Man

4. c/o Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture

Thie Slieau Whallian
Telephone
+44 (1624) 68 58 35
Fax
+44 (1624) 68 58 51
Contact people
Wildlife Committee (Convenor - Richard Selman)
Email
richard.selman [at] gov.im
Mailing address
Hope Road
Saint Johns IM4 3AS
Last update
09 March 2016

Bermuda / Bermudes

5. The Department of Environmental Protection

Botanical Gardens
Mailing address
169 South Road
Paget DV 04
Last update
14 February 2014

6. The Department of Environmental Protection

Botanical Gardens
Telephone
+1 (441) 236 42 01
Mailing address
P.O. Box HM 834
Hamilton HM CX
Last update
14 February 2014

7. The Department of Conservation Services

(includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
Mailing address
#3 Coney Island Road
Hamilton Parish CR 04
Last update
14 February 2014

8. The Department of Conservation Services

(includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
Telephone
+1 (441) 293 17 85
Mailing address
P.O. Box CR 52
Crawl CR BX
Last update
14 February 2014

British Indian Ocean Territory / Territorio Británico del Océano Indico / Territoire britannique de l'océan Indien Fauna

9. Joint Nature Conservation Committee

Monkstone House
Telephone
+44 (1733) 86 68 14 / 70
Fax
+44 (1733) 55 59 48
Email
vin.fleming [at] jncc.gov.uk
alison.littlewood [at] jncc.gov.uk
Mailing address
City Road
Peterborough PE1 1JY
Last update
14 February 2014

Flora

10. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Telephone
+44 (20) 83 32 52 12
Email
cites [at] kew.org
Last update
13 September 2018

Cayman Islands / Islas Caimán / Iles Caïmans

11. Cayman Islands CITES Scientific Authority

Department of Environment
Telephone
(345) 949 84 69
Fax
(345) 949 40 20
Email
doe [at] gov.ky
Mailing address
580 North Sound Road
P.O. Box 10202
George TOWN
Last update
16 March 2017

Gibraltar

12. CITES Scientific Authority

c/o Gibraltar Botanic Gardens
Telephone
+350 20 07 26 39
Email
kbensusan [at] gibraltargardens.gi
Mailing address
The Alameda
Red Sands Road
P.O. Box 843
Gibraltar
Last update
16 March 2017

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) / Islas Malvinas (Falkland Islands) / Iles Falkland (Islas Malvinas) Fauna

13. Joint Nature Conservation Committee

Telephone
+44 (1733) 86 68 14 / 70
Fax
+44 (1733) 55 59 48
Email
vin.fleming [at] jncc.gov.uk
alison.littlewood [at] jncc.gov.uk
Mailing address
Monkstone House
City road
Peterborough PE1 1JY
Last update
16 March 2017

Flora

14. Royal Botanic gardens, Kew

Telephone
+44 (20) 83 32 52 12
Email
cites [at] kew.org
Last update
13 September 2018

Montserrat

15. Ministry of Agriculture, Trade, Land, Housing and Environment

Department of Environment
Telephone
+1 (664) 491 9278
Fax
+1 (664) 491 9276
Contact people
Att. Gerard A. L. Gray - Director
Email
grayg [at] gov.ms
Last update
16 March 2017

Anguilla

16. Anguilla Scientific Authority

Department of Agriculture
Ministry of Home Affairs
Chief Veterinary Officer – Chairman
Telephone
+1 (264) 497 26 15
Fax
+1 (264) 497 00 40
Email
patrick.vanterpool [at] gov.ai
Last update
16 March 2017

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

17. Director of Conservation & Fisheries; Conservation officer

Conservation Department
Telephone
+247 664 03
Mailing address
Georgetown
Ascension Island
Last update
11 November 2019

1. Animal Plant Health Agency (APHA)

Centre for International Trade
CITES Enforcement Liaison Team
Telephone
+44 (2080) 260 389
Fax
+44 (2080) 260 498
Email
aphacomplianceteam [at] apha.gov.uk
Mailing address
Eden Bridge House
Lowther Street
Carlisle CA3 8DX
Last update
11 November 2019

2. National Wildlife Crime Unit

Old Livingston Police Station
Telephone
+44 (1506) 833 722
Email
ukwildlifecrime [at] nwcu.pnn.police.uk
Mailing address
Almondvale South
Livingston
West Lothian EH54 6PX
Last update
14 February 2014

3. Border Force

National CITES Team
Telephone
+44 (203) 014 57 56
Fax
+44 (203) 014 58 08
Email
citesteam [at] homeoffice.gov.uk
Mailing address
Custom House
Nettleton Road
Heathrow Airport
London TW6 2LA
Last update
06 December 2018

Guernsey / Guernesey

4. Commerce and Employment Department

Director of Client Services
Telephone
+44 (1481) 23 45 67
Fax
+44 (1481) 23 50 15
Email
Mike.Northmore [at] commerce.gov.gg
Mailing address
P.O. Box 459
Raymond Falla House
Longue Ave
St. Martin GY1 6FF
Last update
14 February 2014

Jersey

5. States of Jersey

Department for Customs and Immigration
Telephone
+44 (1534) 83 38 33
Fax
+44 (1534) 83 38 34
Contact people
Attn: Mr Andy Hunt – Assistant Director, Customs and Immigration
Email
a.hunt [at] gov.je
Mailing address
Maritime House
St. Helier JE1 1JD
Last update
14 February 2014

Isle of Man / Isla de Man / Ile de Man

6. Force Wildlife Crime Officer

Telephone
+44 (1624) 84 22 08
Fax
+44 (1624) 84 23 65
Email
john.hills [at] gov.im
Mailing address
Isle of Man Constabulary
PC 231 John Hills
Last update
09 March 2016

7. Isle of Man Customs § Excise

Law Enforcement
Custom House
Telephone
+44 (1624) 64 81 00
Fax
+44 (1624) 64 81 829
Email
customs [at] customs.treasury.gov.im
Mailing address
North Quay
Douglas
Last update
11 November 2019

British Indian Ocean Territory / Territorio Británico del Océano Indico / Territoire britannique de l'océan Indien

8. British Indian Ocean Territory Administration

Assistant Administrator, British Indian Ocean Territory
Overseas Territories Department, Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Telephone
+44 (207) 008 26 91
Fax
+44 (207) 008 15 89
Email
BIOTadmin [at] fco.gov.uk
Mailing address
King Charles Street
London SW1A 2AH
Last update
11 November 2019

Cayman Islands / Islas Caimán / Iles Caïmanes

9. Department of Environment

Director
Telephone
(345) 949 84 69
Fax
(345) 949 40 20
Email
doe [at] gov.ky
Mailing address
P.O. Box 10202
George TOWN
For Emergencies:


Chief Conservation Officer,
Dept. of Environment
Phone: (345) 916 4271
Email: mark.orr [at] gov.ky


For non-emergencies: Please contact the Management Authority at : citesma [at] goy.ky

Last update
22 September 2020

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) / Islas Malvinas (Falkland Islands) / Iles Falkland (Islas Malvinas)

10. Environmental Planning Officer

Environmental Planning Department
Falkland Islands Government
Telephone
+500 2 84 80
Fax
+500 2 73 90
Email
nrendell [at] planning.gov.fk
Last update
11 November 2019

Gibraltar

11. HM Customs

Collector of Customs
Telephone
+350 20 07 88 79
Fax
+350 20 07 83 62
Email
hmcustomsgib [at] gibtelecom.net
Mailing address
Custom House
Waterport
Gibraltar
Last update
11 November 2019

Montserrat

12. Montserrat Customs and Revenue Service

Telephone
(664) 491 3816 / 2452
Fax
(664) 491 6909
Contact people
Att. Peter W. A. White – Director General
Email
whitepwa [at] gov.ms
Mailing address
P.O. Box 431
Brades
Last update
11 November 2019

Pitcairn Islands / Islas Pitcairn / Iles Pitcairn

13. Pitcairn Government

Office of the Governor of Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands
Telephone
+64 (4) 924 28 84
Fax
+64 (4) 924 28 31
Email
ian.cramman [at] fco.gov.uk
Mailing address
c/o British High Commission
44 Hill Street
P.O. Box 1812
Wellington
Last update
11 November 2019

Saint Helena and Dependencies / Santa Elena y sus dependencias / Sainte-Hélène et ses dépendances

14. Conservation Department Tristan da Cunha

Head of Conservation Department
Telephone
+44 (2030) 14 50 16
Fax
+44 (2030) 14 50 70
Email
conservation [at] tdc-gov.com
Last update
11 November 2019

15. Police Department Tristan da Cunha

Head of Police Department
Telephone
+44 (2030) 14 20 10
Fax
+871 682 08 71 58
Email
hmg [at] cunha.demon.co.uk
Last update
11 November 2019

16. Director of Conservation & Fisheries; Conservation officer

Conservation Department
Telephone
+247 664 03
Mailing address
Georgetown
Ascension Island
Last update
11 November 2019

Anguilla

17. Comptroller of H M Customs and Excise

Deputy Comptroller H M Customs and Excise
HM Customs and Excise Department (Main Office)
Telephone
+1 (264) 497 25 13
Fax
+1 (264) 497 54 83
Email
kenrick.richardson [at] gov.ai
travis.carty [at] gov.ai
Mailing address
Parliament Drive
The Valley, AI 2640
Anguilla, BWI
Last update
11 November 2019