TreatySignatureRatificationStatusFocal points
unece-logo-new.jpgAarhus Convention25 Jun 199823 Feb 2005Ratification
logo_aewa.pngThe Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (AEWA)1 Oct 19851 Nov 1999Ratification
ascobans_logo.pngAgreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas (ASCOBANS)16 Apr 199213 Jul 1993Ratification
  • Catherine Bell

    Institution
    Sea Fisheries and Conservation, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
    Address
    Area 8A, 9 Millbank, c/o Smith Square
    E-Mail
    cath…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
basel_logo.pngBasel Convention6 Oct 19897 Feb 1994Ratification
  • Administrator, Competent Authority of the British Antarctic Territory

    Position
    Administrator, Competent Authority of the British Antarctic Territory
    Department
    Polar Regions Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
    Institution
    Government of the British Antarctic Territory
    Address
    King Charles Street SW1A 2AH London United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    pola…@fco.gsi.gov.uk
    Telephone
    +44 20 7008 1639
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Allison Townley

    Position
    Competent Authority of Northern Ireland
    Department
    Land and Resource Management Unit, TFS Section
    Institution
    Northern Ireland Environment Agency
    Address
    Floor 1, Klondyke Building, Cromac Avenue Gasworks Business Park, Lower Ormeau Road Malone Lower BT7 2JA Belfast Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    alli…@doeni.gov.uk
    Telephone
    +44 289 056 9313
    Fax
    +44 289 056 9310
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Chief Environmental Officer, Competent Authority of Gibraltar

    Position
    Chief Environmental Officer, Competent Authority of Gibraltar
    Institution
    Environmental Agency Limited
    Address
    37 Town Range Gibraltar United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    adm…@environmental-agency.gi
    Telephone
    +350 200 706 20
    Fax
    +350 200 741 19
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Colin Morrow

    Position
    Unit Manager, Competent Authority for Scotland
    Department
    Producer Compliance and Waste Shipment Unit
    Institution
    Scottish Environment Protection Agency
    Address
    Erskine Court Castle Business Park FK9 4TR Stirling United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    tran…@sepa.org.uk
    Telephone
    +44 178 645 7700
    Fax
    +44 178 646 1425
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Competent Authority of England

    Position
    Competent Authority of England
    Department
    International Waste Shipments
    Institution
    Environment Agency
    Address
    Richard Fairclough House Knutsford Road WA4 1HT Cheshire Warrington United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    ship…@environment-agency.gov.uk
    Telephone
    +44 1925 542 265
    Fax
    +44 1925 542 105
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Environmental Protection Unit Manager, Competent Authority of the Isle of Man

    Position
    Environmental Protection Unit Manager, Competent Authority of the Isle of Man
    Department
    Environment Directorate, Environmental Protection Unit
    Institution
    Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture
    Address
    Thie Slieau Whallian Foxdale Road IM4 3AS St Johns Isle of Man Government United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    ehen…@gov.im
    Telephone
    +44 1624 685 896
    Fax
    +44 1624 685 773
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Georgios Antoniades

    Position
    Area Officer, Competent Authority for ESBA
    Address
    Area Office SBA Administration BFPO 58 Dhekelia United Kindom
    E-Mail
    SBAA…@mod.uk
    Telephone
    +357 247 445 58
    Fax
    +357 247 442 38
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Head of Waste Regulation, Competent Authority of Jersey

    Position
    Head of Waste Regulation, Competent Authority of Jersey
    Department
    Department of the Environment
    Institution
    States of Jersey
    Address
    Howard Davis Farm La Route de la Trinité JE3 5JP Channel Islands Jersey United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    envp…@gov.je
    Telephone
    +44 1534 441600
    Fax
    +44 1534 441601
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Hilary Grant

    Position
    Policy Adviser (Waste Shipments)
    Department
    EU and International Waste Team
    Institution
    Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
    Address
    3rd Floor, Mallard House Kings Pool, 3 Peasholme Green York United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    hila…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
    Telephone
    +44 20 7238 6000
    Type
    Focal Point
  • Matheou Kypros

    Position
    Area Officer, Competent Authority for WSBA
    Institution
    Akrotiri
    Address
    Area Office SBA Administration BFPO 53 Episkopi
    E-Mail
    SBAA…@mod.uk
    Telephone
    +357 259 672 90
    Fax
    +357 259 672 96
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Panayiotis Pashas

    Position
    DIO Planning Manager/Chief Engineer, Competent Authority for BFC
    Department
    DIO HQ (Cyprus)
    Institution
    Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO)
    Address
    “B” Block BFPO 53 Episkopi
    E-Mail
    pana…@mod.uk
    Telephone
    +357 259 632 39
    Fax
    +357 259 637 32
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Simon Welch

    Position
    Waste Regulation Officer, Competent Authority of Guernsey
    Department
    Office of Environmental Health and Pollution Regulation
    Institution
    Health and Social Services
    Address
    Longue Rue GY4 6LD Guernsey, St. Martins States of Guernsey United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    swe…@hssd.gov.gg
    Telephone
    +44 1481 711 161
    Fax
    +44 1481 238 031
    Type
    Competent Authority
basel_logo_4.pngBasel Protocol7 Dec 2000 Signatory
logo_cbd_secondary.pngThe Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety24 May 200019 Nov 2003Ratification
  • Sue Goligher

    Roles
    Cartagena Protocol Primary NFP, BCH NFP
    Position
    Head of DEFRA's GM Policy and Regulation Team
    Institution
    Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
    Address
    Nobel House 17 Smith Square SW1P 3JR London
    E-Mail
    sue.…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
logo_cbd.pngConvention on Biological Diversity (CBD)12 Jun 19923 Jun 1994Ratification
  • Jane Stratford

    Roles
    CBD Primary NFP, SBSTTA NFP, Protected Areas NFP, Resource Mobilization NFP
    Position
    Deputy Head, International
    Institution
    Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
    Address
    Nobel House, 17 Smith Square London SW1P 3JR
    E-Mail
    Jane…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
  • Diana Mortimer

    Role
    CHM NFP
    Department
    Joint Nature Conservation Committee
    Address
    Monkstone House City Road PE1 1JY Peterborough
    E-Mail
    dian…@jncc.gov.uk
  • Chris Cheffings

    Role
    GSPC NFP
    Position
    Species Officer
    Institution
    Joint Nature Conservation Committee
    Address
    Monkstone House, City Road PE1 1JY Peterborough
    E-Mail
    chri…@jncc.gov.uk
    Fax
    +44 1733 555 948
  • Christopher Lyal

    Role
    GTI NFP
    Position
    Department of Entomology
    Department
    Beetle Diversity and Evolution Programme
    Institution
    The Natural History Museum
    Address
    Cromwell Road SW7 5BD London
    E-Mail
    c.l…@nhm.ac.uk
    Fax
    +44 20 7942 5661
logo_cites.pngCITES2 Aug 197631 Oct 1976Ratification
  • Administrator

    Address
    The Residency
    Fax
    +874 811 44 54 35
  • Administrator of Ascension

    Institution
    The Residency
    Fax

    +247 661 52

  • Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA)

    Institution
    Centre for International Trade - Bristol
    Address
    Floor 3 Horizon House Deanery Road,
    E-Mail
    wild…@apha.gsi.gov.uk
    Fax

    +44 (208) 415 25 10

  • Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA)

    Institution
    Centre for International Trade - Bristol
    Address
    Zone 1/17, Temple Quay House 2 The Square, Temple Quay
    E-Mail
    wild…@apha.gsi.gov.uk;
    Fax

    +44 (117) 372 82 06

  • Att. Gerard A. L. Gray Director

    Institution
    Department of Environment
    E-Mail
    gra…@gov.ms
    Fax

    +1 (664) 491 9276

  • Att. Peter W. A. White Director General

    Institution
    Montserrat Customs and Revenue Service
    Address
    P.O. Box 431
    E-Mail
    whit…@gov.ms
    Fax

    (664) 491 6909

  • Border Force

    Institution
    National CITES Team
    Address
    Custom House Nettleton Road Heathrow Airport
    E-Mail
    cite…@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk
    Fax

    +44 (203) 014 58 08

  • British Indian Ocean Territory Administration

    Institution
    Assistant Administrator, British Indian Ocean Territory
    Address
    King Charles Street
    E-Mail
    BIOT…@fco.gov.uk
    Fax
    +44 (207) 008 15 89
  • Chairman Cayman Islands CITES Scientific Authority

    Institution
    Department of Environment
    Address
    580 North Sound Road P.O. Box 10202
    E-Mail
    d…@gov.ky
    Fax

    (345) 949 40 20

  • Chief Environment Officer Environmental Management Division

    Address
    St. Helena Government
    E-Mail
    isab…@enrd.gov.sh
  • Chief Veterinary Officer - Chairman Anguilla Scientific Authority

    Institution
    Department of Agriculture Ministry of Home Affairs
    E-Mail
    patr…@gov.ai
    Fax

    +1 (264) 497 00 40

  • CITES Enforcement Liaison Team

    Institution
    Animal Plant Health Agency (APHA)
    Address
    Eden Bridge House Lowther Street
    E-Mail
    apha…@apha.gsi.gov.uk
    Fax

    +44 (2080) 260 498

  • CITES Management Authority

    Institution
    Collector of Customs
    Address
    Custom House Waterport
    E-Mail
    Hmcu…@gibraltar.gov.gi
    Fax
    +350 20 07 83 62
  • CITES Scientific Authority

    Institution
    c/o Gibraltar Botanic Gardens
    Address
    The Alameda Red Sands Road P.O. Box 843
    E-Mail
    kben…@gibraltargardens.gi
  • Commerce and Employment Department

    Institution
    Director of Client Services
    Address
    P.O. Box 459 Raymond Falla House Longue Ave
    E-Mail
    Mike…@commerce.gov.gg
    Fax
    +44 (1481) 23 50 15
  • Commerce and Employment Department

    Institution
    Raymond Falla House
    Address
    Longue Rue
    E-Mail
    Mike…@commerce.gov.gg;Caroline.Creed…@commerce.gov.gg
    Fax
    +44 (1481) 23 50 15
  • Comptroller of H M Customs and Excise Deputy Comptroller H M Customs and Excise

    Institution
    HM Customs and Excise Department (Main Office)
    Address
    Parliament Drive The Valley, AI 2640
    E-Mail
    kenr…@gov.ai;travis.carty…@gov.ai
    Fax

    +1 (264) 497 54 83

  • Conservation Department Tristan da Cunha

    Institution
    Head of Conservation Department
    E-Mail
    cons…@tdc-gov.com
    Fax
    +44 (2030) 14 50 70
  • Department of Environment

    Institution
    Howard Davis Farm
    Address
    La Route de la Trinité
    E-Mail
    L.Ma…@gov.je
    Fax
    +44 (1534) 44 16 01
  • Department of Environment

    Address
    Howard Davis Farm La Route de la Trinite
    E-Mail
    L.Ma…@gov.je
    Fax
    +44 (1534) 44 16 01
  • Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture

    Institution
    Attn: Richard Selman
    Address
    Foxdale Road
    E-Mail
    rich…@gov.im
    Fax
    +44 (1624) 68 58 51
  • Director Department of Environment

    Institution
    Ministry of Home Affairs and Environment
    E-Mail
    kari…@gov.ai
    Fax
    +1 (264) 497 33 89
  • Director

    Institution
    Department of Environment
    Address
    P.O. Box 10202
    E-Mail
    d…@gov.ky
    Fax
    (345) 949 40 20
  • Director of Conservation & Fisheries; Conservation officer

    Institution
    Conservation Department
    Address
    Georgetown
  • Director of Conservation & Fisheries; Conservation officer

    Institution
    Conservation Department
    Address
    Georgetown
  • Elaine Kendall Head of CITES Policy team

    Institution
    Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
    Address
    Floor 2 Horizon House Deanery Road,
    E-Mail
    cite…@defra.gsi.gov.uk(ForqueriesaboutCITESpermits,pleasecontacttheAnimalandPlantHealthAgencyat:wildlife.licensing…@apha.gsi.gov.uk;tel+44(0)1173723700.Fullcontactdetailsareat(2)below.)
  • Environmental Planning Officer

    Institution
    Environmental Planning Department
    E-Mail
    nren…@planning.gov.fk
    Fax

    +500 2 73 90

  • Environmental Planning Officer

    Institution
    Environmental Planning Department
    E-Mail
    nren…@planning.gov.fk
    Fax

    +500 2 73 90

  • Force Wildlife Crime Officer

    Institution
    PC 231 John Hills
    E-Mail
    john…@gov.im
    Fax

    +44 (1624) 84 23 65

  • Force Wildlife Crime Officer

    Institution
    PC 190 Mark Kerruish
    Address
    Northern Neighbourhood Policing Team
    E-Mail
    Mark…@police.dha.gov.im
    Fax

    +44 (1624) 81 47 59

  • Governor's Office

    Address
    PO Box 288
    E-Mail
    anne…@fco.gov.uk
    Fax

    +1 (644) 491 88 67

  • HM Customs

    Institution
    Collector of Customs
    Address
    Custom House Waterport
    E-Mail
    hmcu…@gibtelecom.net
    Fax
    +350 20 07 83 62
  • Isle of Man Customs § Excise

    Institution
    Law Enforcement
    Address
    North Quay
    E-Mail
    cust…@customs.treasury.gov.im
    Fax

    +44 (1624) 64 81 829

  • Joint Nature Conservation Committee

    Address
    Monkstone House City road
    E-Mail
    vin.…@jncc.gov.uk;alison.littlewood…@jncc.gov.uk
    Fax

    +44 (1733) 55 59 48

  • Joint Nature Conservation Committee

    Institution
    Monkstone House
    Address
    City Road
    E-Mail
    vin.…@jncc.gov.uk;alison.littlewood…@jncc.gov.uk
    Fax
    +44 (1733) 55 59 48
  • Joint Nature Conservation Committee

    Address
    Monkstone House City Road
    E-Mail
    vin.…@jncc.gov.uk;alison.littlewood…@jncc.gov.uk
    Fax
    +44 (1733) 55 59 48
  • Ministry of Environment

    Institution
    Government Administration Building
    Address
    133 Elgin Avenue, George Town P.O. Box 110,
    E-Mail
    cite…@gov.ky
    Fax

    Ministry of Health, Environment, Culture and Housing

    Address
    P.O Box 111,
    E-Mail
    cite…@gov.ky
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

    Fax
    +1 (284) 494 42 83
  • National Wildlife Crime Unit

    Institution
    Old Livingston Police Station
    Address
    Almondvale South Livingston
    E-Mail
    ukwi…@nwcu.pnn.police.uk
  • Office of the Commissioner

    Institution
    CITES Management Authority for the South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
    Address
    Government House
    E-Mail
    e…@gov.gs;exo…@gov.gs
    Fax
    +500 2 82 01
  • Pitcairn Government

    Address
    c/o British High Commission 44 Hill Street P.O. Box 1812
    E-Mail
    ian.…@fco.gov.uk
    Fax
    +64 (4) 924 28 31
  • Police Department Tristan da Cunha

    Institution
    Head of Police Department
    E-Mail
    h…@cunha.demon.co.uk
    Fax
    +871 682 08 71 58
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

    Address
    Kew
    Fax
    +44 (20) 83 32 57 57
  • Royal Botanic gardens, Kew

    Institution
    Kew
    Fax

    +44 (20) 83 32 57 57

  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

    Fax
    +44 (20) 83 32 57 57
  • States of Jersey

    Institution
    Department for Customs and Immigration
    Address
    Maritime House
    E-Mail
    a.h…@gov.je
    Fax
    +44 (1534) 83 38 34
  • The Commissioner

    Institution
    British Indian Ocean Territory
    Address
    King Charles Street
  • The Department of Conservation Services

    Institution
    (includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
    Address
    #3 Coney Island Road
  • The Department of Conservation Services

    Institution
    (includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
    Address
    P.O. Box CR 52
  • The Department of Conservation Services

    Institution
    (includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
    Address
    #3 Coney Island Road
  • The Department of Conservation Services

    Institution
    (includes / incluye / comprend: the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Flatts and the Marketing Centre, Prospect)
    Address
    P.O. Box CR 52
  • The Department of Environmental Protection

    Institution
    Botanical Gardens
    Address
    169 South Road
  • The Department of Environmental Protection

    Institution
    Botanical Gardens
    Address
    P.O. Box HM 834
  • The Department of Environmental Protection

    Institution
    Botanical Gardens
    Address
    P.O. Box HM 834
  • The Department of Environmental Protection

    Institution
    Botanical Gardens
    Address
    169 South Road
  • The Governor, Pitcairn Island

    Address
    c/o British High Commission P.O. Box 1812
  • Wildlife Committee (Convenor - Richard Selman) c/o Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture

    Address
    Hope Road
    E-Mail
    rich…@gov.im
    Fax

    +44 (1624) 68 58 51

cms_logo_blue4c.jpgConvention on Migratory Species (CMS)1 Oct 19851 Oct 1985Party
  • Elaine Kendall

    Institution
    Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
    Address
    Zone 1/12, Temple Quay House, 2 The Square, Temple Quay
    E-Mail
    Elai…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
    Fax
    +44 117 372 3632
unece-logo-new2_3.jpgConvention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents18 Mar 19925 Aug 2002Ratification
unece-logo-new2_0.jpgEspoo Convention26 Feb 199110 Oct 1997Ratification
logo_unfccc_1.pngKyoto Protocol29 Apr 199831 May 2002Ratification
  • Archie Young

    Position
    Head of International Climate Change Negotiations, EU and Carbon Markets
    Institution
    Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
    Address
    3 Whitehall Place, SW1A 2AW, London
    E-Mail
    corr…@decc.gsi.gov.uk
  • Leila Pourarkin

    Position
    Head of Delegation
    Department
    Department of Energy and Climate Change
    Institution
    Department of Energy and Climate Change
    Address
    3-8 Whitehall Place, SW1A 2AW, London
    E-Mail
    enqu…@decc.gsi.gov.uk
unece-logo-new2_2.jpgLRTAP13 Nov 197915 Jul 1982Ratification
UNEP-small-logo-engish.pngMinamata Convention on Mercury10 Oct 2013 Signatory
logo_unep_secondary.pngMontreal Protocol16 Sep 198716 Dec 1988Ratification
logo_cbd_secondary.pngNagoya Protocol23 Jun 201122 Feb 2016Ratification
  • Thomas Murphy

    Role
    Nagoya Protocol Primary NFP
    Position
    Policy Advisor on the CBD and the Nagoya Protocol
    Institution
    Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs
    Address
    Nobe House 17 Smith Square SW1P 3JR London
    E-Mail
    thom…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
logo_cbd_1.pngNagoya – Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol22 Feb 201217 Mar 2015Ratification
logo_unfccc_e.pngParis Agreement22 Apr 201618 Nov 2016Ratification
unece-logo-new2_5.jpgProtocol on Water and Health18 Mar 1992 Signatory
ramsar.pngRamsar Convention5 May 19765 Jan 1976Ratification
logo_rotterdam.pngRotterdam Convention11 Sep 199817 Jun 2004Ratification
  • Julie Bygraves

    Position
    Team Leader, EU and International Chemicals
    Institution
    Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
    Address
    Area 2A, Nobel House 17 Smith Square SW1P 3JR London United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    juli…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
    Telephone
    +44 20 7238 6000
    Type
    Designated National Authority for chemicals and pesticides, Official Contact Point
unece-logo-new2.jpgKyiv Protocol on PRTRs21 May 2003 Signatory
logo_stockholm.pngStockholm Convention11 Dec 200117 Jan 2005Ratification
  • Elizabeth Kay Williams

    Position
    Head of EU and International Chemicals Unit
    Institution
    Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
    Address
    17 Smith Square Area 2A, Nobel House SW1P 3JR London United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    E-Mail
    kay.…@defra.gsi.gov.uk
    Telephone
    +44 20 7238 6000
    Type
    National Focal Point
unece-logo-new2_4.jpgSEA Protocol21 May 2003 Signatory
un-watercourses-logo_5.pngUN Watercourses Convention 13 Dec 2013Accession
unccd.jpgUNCCD14 Oct 199418 Oct 1996Ratification
logo_unfccc.pngUNFCCC12 Jun 19928 Dec 1993Ratification
  • Archie Young

    Position
    Head of International Climate Change Negotiations, EU and Carbon Markets
    Institution
    Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
    Address
    3 Whitehall Place, SW1A 2AW, London
    E-Mail
    corr…@decc.gsi.gov.uk
  • Leila Pourarkin

    Position
    Head of Delegation
    Department
    Department of Energy and Climate Change
    Institution
    Department of Energy and Climate Change
    Address
    3-8 Whitehall Place, SW1A 2AW, London
    E-Mail
    enqu…@decc.gsi.gov.uk
cep-unep_2.pngCartagena Convention 24 Feb 1986Ratification
UNEP-small-logo-engish.pngVienna Convention20 May 198515 May 1987Ratification
unece-logo-new2_1.jpgWater Convention18 Mar 1992 Signatory