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Animal Products: Imports

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN HL15101, tabled on 8 April 2019

To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of the number of animal hunting trophies entering the UK each year.

Answered on

24 April 2019

Details of the import permits issued by the Animal and Plant Health Agency are available through the CITES Trade Database. In 2017, 57 import permits were issued for game hunting trophies. We do not hold data for species that are not CITES listed as an import permit in that case is not required.