Contact Details for CRD - Pesticides Work
The UK has left the EU, new rules from January 2021
The transition period after Brexit comes to an end this year.
Before you contact one of our enquiry teams, please consider looking for an answer to your query using this website. The following links to information may be helpful:
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Reporting Incidents
- Pesticide/Plant Protection Product Databases - databases giving information on Pesticides & Plant Protection Products, including information on Authorisations and Maximum Residue Levels
- Codes of Practice
Enquiries – please select the appropriate contact point for your enquiry from the teams shown immediately below this box.
Other contact points - Applications Sift, Requests for Pre-submission meetings (zonal or active), Requests to consider experimental protocols, Requests for zonal RMS status and Champions. See second and third tables below.
|Reporting Pesticide Incidents|
Reports of pesticide incidents should be made to the relevant authority. See Reporting Incidents website page
|Enquiries from Journalists and the Media|
Journalists should contact HSE's Press Office:
Tel: 0151 922 1221 Email: [email protected]
|Enquiries from the General Public|
|Enquiries from the general public in relation to pesticides and detergents are handled by the Defra Helpline :
Defra Helpline: Telephone Number: 03459 33 55 77 (International: +44 20 7238 6951)
Telephone Helpline Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm
Postal address: Defra, Nobel House, 17 Smith Square, London, SW1P 3JR
|Enquiries from Applicants/Pesticides Industry||Other Contact Points: Applications Sift, Requests for Pre-Submission Meetings (zonal or active), Requests to consider Experimental Protocols, Requests for Certificates of Freesale|
General enquiries from applicants in relation to pesticides and detergents are handled by HSE (CRD):Email: [email protected]
CRD Information Management, HSE, Chemicals Regulation Division, Room 1A Mallard House, Kings Pool, 3 Peasholme Green, York YO1 7PX.
|Completed applications, requests for pre-submission meetings or requests to consider experimental protocols should be submitted to the following address:
Applications Sift, HSE, Chemicals Regulation Division, Room 1A Mallard House, Kings Pool,
You should be aware that any electronic communications with the Chemicals Regulation Division may be monitored, recorded and retained for lawful purposes.
- European Commission website: Legislation on Plant Protection Products
For any enquiries relating to the EU legislation, please visit the European Commission Pesticides Website
- EU Member States Competent Authorities for PPPs
Should your enquiry relate to a non-UK product authorisation, please contact the relevant competent authority in the Member State concerned
- Biocide queries contact details
- Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation & restriction of CHemicals (REACH) contact details
- Export and import of dangerous chemicals from and into Europe - contact details for HSE