This webpage contains the 2015 edition of the Rules and Regulations of the OECD Seed Schemes. Changes approved at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the OECD Seed Schemes have been included in this edition.
The 2015 edition reflects the following amendments to the Rules:
- Amendments to Annexes V and VI to increase the maximum seed lot size for Poaceae species in the Grass and Legume Seed Scheme;
- Amendment to Annex VII to update the list of participating countries to reflect the extension of the participation of Ukraine to the Crucifer Seed and other Oil and Fibre Species' Seed Scheme;
- Amendment to Annexes IX and XI to update the list of participating countries to reflect the extension of the participation of Estonia to the Maize and Sorghum Seed Scheme and the Fodder Beet and Sugar Beet Seed Scheme.
On 20 November 2014 the Committee for Agriculture endorsed and the Council adopted this proposal by the written procedure.
A hard copy of the 2015 edition of the Rules and Regulations of the OECD Seed Schemes can be requested from the Secretariat.
Document by section:
LEGAL AND GENERAL TEXTS COMMON TO ALL SCHEMES
RULES AND DIRECTIONS BY SEED SCHEME
(Annexes VI to XII to the Decision)