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List of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy Risk Status of Member Countries

According to Resolution No. 21 (83rd General Session of World Assembly, May 2015)

  • Negligible BSE risk

Member Countries recognised as having a negligible BSE risk in accordance with Chapter 11.4. of the Terrestrial Code :

Argentina

France (3)

New Zealand

Australia

Hungary

Norway

Austria

Iceland

Panama

Belgium

India

Paraguay

Brazil

Ireland (1)

Peru

Bulgaria

Israel

Portugal

Chile

Italy

Singapore

Colombia

Japan

Slovakia

Croatia

Korea (Rep. of)

Slovenia

Cyprus

Latvia

Sweden

Czech Republic

Liechtenstein

Switzerland

Denmark

Luxembourg

United States of America

Estonia

Malta

Uruguay

Finland

Netherlands

(2)

(1) OIE update on Resolution No. 21 adopted in May 2015 by the OIE World Assembly of Delegates listing Ireland as having a "negligible BSE risk" status:  Ireland's status has been suspended and re-instated as having a "controlled BSE risk" status by the Scientific Commission, with effect from 26 June 2015. Click here to find more details.

(2) OIE update on Resolution No. 21 adopted in May 2015 by the OIE World Assembly of Delegates:  Romania's "negligible BSE risk" status has been re-instated by the Scientific Commission, with effect from 8 December 2015. Click here to find more details.

(3) OIE update on Resolution No. 21 adopted in May 2015 by the OIE World Assembly of Delegates listing France as having a "negligible BSE risk" status:  France’s status has been suspended and re-instated as having a "controlled BSE risk" status by the Scientific Commission, with effect from 25 March 2016. Click here to find more details.

  • Controlled BSE risk

Member Countries recognised as having a controlled BSE risk in accordance with Chapter 11.4. of the Terrestrial Code :

Canada

Greece

Poland

Chinese Taipei

Lithuania

Spain

Costa Rica

Mexico

United Kingdom

Germany

Nicaragua

 

 

  • Zone with a negligible BSE risk

Member Countries recognised as having a zone with a negligible BSE risk in accordance with Chapter 11.4. of the Terrestrial Code :

China (People’s Rep. of)

A zone designated by the Delegate of China in a document addressed to the Director General in November 2013, consisting of the People’s Republic of China with the exclusion of Hong Kong and Macau.

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