Stansted Airport Border Inspection PostThe BIP handles livestock and products. Open 24 hours a day
These instructions have been produced by Stansted BIP Ltd, as a guide to Handling Agents, Airlines, Forwarders and Cargo Agents who have consignments of POAO requiring inspection and clearance through the BIP.
For further information on the various aspects of clearing POAO, enquiries should be directed to the appropriate organisation.
A flow chart of the procedures described in this publication is shown in Appendix A.
AWB – Airway Bill
BIP Operator – Stansted BIP Ltd
CVED – Common Veterinary Entry Document
EU – European Union
HMRC – Customs
DEFRA – Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
OVS – Official Veterinary Surgeon
OFI – Official Fish Inspector
POAO – Products of Animal Origin
SSL – Shed Storage Location
TSO – Transit Shed Operator
BIP – Border Inspection Post
UDC – Uttlesford District Council