Guidance on the import and movement of wine into and within the EU
This handout summarises the the use of documentation to accompany the movements of wine sector products but only in so far as they relate to the certification and authentication of wine sector products. It does not attempt to address the wider issues of fiscal or quota controls which are the responsibility of H.M. Revenue and Customs.
involved in the movement or holding of wine on the European regulations concerning the requirement for and use of Accompanying Documents for certification and authentication purposes. They should not be quoted as authoritative interpretations of the law, nor should they be regarded as a substitute for the specific EC regulations quoted. In case of doubt, WSB Inspectors or HM Revenue and Customs officers as appropriate should be consulted.