Who does this apply to?
Organisations/individuals who are buyers or sellers of (either or both) international or EU/Irish timber or timber products subsequent to that timber’s or timber products’ first placement on the EU/Irish market excluding retail customers who are purchasing for their own personal use with no onward trade or further use as part of a commercial activity.
Traders are obliged to be able to identify:
Traders are obliged to keep this information for at least five years and to provide it to the Competent Authority, if so requested. Under the European Union (Timber and Timber Products) (Placing on the Market) Regulations 2014 it is an offence for a trader to fail to comply with these provisions.
The responsibility to comply with the EUTR rests with the trader.
Further information and modalities associated with EUTR requirements and obligations is available on the HAI E-Learning Platform The Hardware Education Hub. Please contact Amanda Creane by email or on 01 298 0969 to receive a username and password.
To register your interest in attending a briefing on your obligations as a trader complying with the EUTR please fill out the form below and a convenient date and location will subsequently be organised.