Transport of fishing products

The transport of fishing products refers to the transport before the first sale. This activity is carried out by transporters.

Transporters are undertakings which perform freight transport with motor vehicles or combination of vehicles for hire or against payment. The right to pursue the transport activity is acquired with a license, for which an undertaking must fulfil the prescribed conditions.

To transport fishing products, a transport document is required which is drawn up by a transporter of fishing products. Prior to the start of transport, a transporter must complete a transport document and keep it for the whole time of the consignment transport.

Conditions and evidence

Responsible: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food | Last updated: 17. 09. 2015