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Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance

Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance is the federal organ of executive power, carrying out functions on control and supervision in the field of veterinary science. It establishes and lifts phytosanitary quarantine zones , it controls the use of pesticides and agrochemicals, it maintains soil fertility, it is responsible for selection achievements, protection, reproduction and use of objects of animal world (hunting resources) and aquatic biological resources, and it also carries out the functions on protecting the population from animal infectious deseases.

Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance submits to the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.

The activity of Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance is guided by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, federal constitutional laws, federal laws, acts of President of the Russian Federation and Government of the Russian Federation, international agreements of the Russian Federation, normative legal acts of Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, and also by the present Act.

Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance performs its functions directly and through the regional bodies cooperating with other federal executive authorities, with the executive organs of the Russian Federation subjects, local self-government institutions, public associations and other organizations.

Aug 10, 2012

Given that as of August 22, 2012, Russia will be a Member of the World Trade Organization (WTO), and consequently, the amendments to the Customs Union’s (CU) legislation will enter into force, Rozzelkhoznadzor would like to propose temporary procedures for the period immediately following Russian accession. We request that these procedures be considered by the other WTO Members and their respective sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) authorities. Forward

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Within the Rosselkhoznadzor activities on expanding exports of Russian grain and products thereof to international markets on March 14, 2018 the Service conducted technical negotiations with the Department of Agriculture of the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives of the Kingdom of Thailand in a videoconference format. 


Mar 14, 2018

A meeting between the Rosselkhoznadzor and auditors from the Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety (DG SANTE) of the European Commission took place under the chairmanship of Deputy Head of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Konstantin Savenkov on March 12, 2018.  Details

Mar 12, 2018

On March 12, 2018 the first meeting between the representatives of DG SANTE and the Rosselkhoznadzor officials will take place. Within the framework of the meeting issues of ensuring safety in dairy product and raw casing production for the European market will be discussed.  Details

Mar 10, 2018

On February 7, 2018 in Moscow the 14th meeting of the Permanent Russian-Iranian Commission for Trade and Economic Cooperation was held under the chairmanship of Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak and Minister of Economy and Finance of the Islamic Republic of Iran Masud Karbasian. Аssistant to the Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Vasily Lavrovsky took part in the work of the commission. 


Mar 7, 2018

On March 1, 2018 within the working program of the FGBI «VGNKI» at the International agricultural exhibition «SIA 2018» in Paris, France, Director of the All-Russian State-Financed Center for Quality and Standardization of Veterinary Drugs and Feed (FGBI «VGNKI») held a number of meetings with representatives of the French association of pork producers and processors INAPORC and the Association of French producers for cooperation with Russia in the field of agriculture and food AFRAA. 


Mar 6, 2018

On March 1, 2018, within the framework of the International agricultural exhibition "SIA 2018" in Paris, France, a working meeting of the delegation of the All-Russian State Center for Quality and Standardization of Veterinary Drugs and Feed (FGBI "VGNKI") with representatives of the French National Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety (ANSES). FGBI "VGNKI" was presented by Deputy Director, Head of the Certification Body Mikhail Matveyenko, who spoke about the main directions of the institution's activities and priority research projects.  


Mar 5, 2018

In March of the current year the European Commission inspectors will conduct an audit with respect to safety of animal products in Russia. 


Mar 5, 2018

On February 27, 2018 as continuation of the working program of the FGBI “VGNKI” delegation at the International Agricultural Show SIA-2018 in Paris (France) Director of the All-Russian State Centre for Quality and Standardization of Veterinary Drugs and Feeds (FGBI “VGNKI”) Vyacheslav Nikulin held a meeting with French Deputy Chief Veterinary Officer Stefanie Flateau on interaction in veterinary sphere. 


Mar 1, 2018

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