Cites

DIRECTORY OF MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY ON CITES PLANTS ISSUES FOR EUROPE
(Last Update: 21.04.2015)

AUSTRIA
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Environment and Water Management
Division for Nature Conservation and Species Protection
Contact person: Dr. Max Abensperg-Traun
Address: Stubenbastei 5, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Tel: +43 (1) 515 22/1404
Fax:+43 (1) 515 22/7402
max.abensperg-traun@lebensministerium.at

AZERBAIJAN
Address: Ministry of Ecology and Natural ressources
Address: 50, Moscow Avenue, BAKU 370033
Tel: +994 12 566 67 53
raufhajiyev@hotmail.com

BELGIUM
Address: Service Public Fédéral Santé publique
Contact person: Anne Vandenbloock
Address: Direction générale Animaux, Végétaux et Alimentation, et CITES
Eurostation , Bloc II – 7me étage, Place Victor Horta 40 bte 10; B-1060 Bruxelles
Tel: +32 2 524 74 06 , +32 2 524 74 47
anne.vandenbloock@health.fgov.be

REPUBLIC OF CROATIA
Ministry of Culture, Nature Protection Directorate
Address: Runjaninova 2, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Contact persons: Ivana Jelenic, Head of the Biodiversity Protection Department,
Tel: +385 1 4866 122
Fax:: +385 1 4866 100
ivana.jelenic@min-kulture.hr
Ana Kobašlic, CITES permit officer,
Tel: +385 1 4866 125
Fax:: +385 1 4866 100
ana.kobaslic@min-kulture.hr

CZECH REPUBLIC
Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic
Department for the International Protection of Biodiversity
Address: Vrsovicka 65, 100 10 Prague 10, Czech Republic
Contact person for plant issues: Dr. Ondrej Kloucek
Address: Vrsovicka 65, 100 10 Prague 10, Czech Republic
Tel: +420 267 122 122
Fax: +420 267 126 122
ondrej_kloucek@env.cz

DENMARK
Contact person for plant issues: Brian Larsen
Address: Danish Plant Directorate, Skovbrynet 20, DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Tel: +45 45 26 38 32
Fax:+45 45 26 36 13
brl@pdir.dk spp@pdir.dk

ESTONIA
Ministry of the Environment
Narva mnt 7a, EE-15172 Tallinn
Tel: +372 626 28 82
Fax: +372 626 29 01
kadri.alasi@envir.ee

FINLAND
Finnish Environment Institute, Nature Division, CITES Unit
P. Box 140, FIN-00251, Finland
Tel: +358 (50) 369 86 72 (Ministry) or +358 (20) 49 01 23 (CITES Unit)
Fax: +358 (9) 16 03 93 64 (Ministry) or +358 (20) 490 27 91 (CITES Unit)
citesma@environment.fi

FRANCE
Directions régionales de l’environnement (DIREN)

REGIONS:
ALSACE: 8, rue Adolphe Seyboth – BP 59, 67080 Strasbourg CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)3 88 22 73 30 / Fax: +33 (0)3 88 22 73 31

AQUITAINE: 95 rue de la Liberté, 33073 Bordeaux CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)5 56 93 61 50 / Fax: +33 (0)5 56 93 61 61

AUVERGNE:65, Bd F. Mitterrand – BP 163, 63004 Clermont-Ferrand CEDEX 1
Tel: +33 (0)4 73 34 46 80 / Fax: +33 (0)4 73 34 46 81

BOURGOGNE: Cité Administrative – BP 1550, 6, rue Chancelier de l’Hospital, 21035 Dijon CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)3 80 63 18 50 / Fax: +33 (0)3 80 63 18 51

BRETAGNE:ZAC Atalante Champeaux, 2 rue Maurice Fabre – CS 86523, 35065 Rennes CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)2 23 48 64 00 / Fax: +33 (0)2 23 48 64 06

CENTRE: 5 avenue Buffon – BP 6407, 45064 Orléans CEDEX 2
Tel: +33 (0)2 38 49 91 91 / Fax: +33 (0)2 38 49 91 00

CHAMPAGNE ARDENNES: 44, rue Titon, 51037 Chalons en Champagne CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)3 26 64 69 04 / Fax: +33 (0)3 26 21 11 57

CORSE: 19, cours Napoléon – Bât. D – BP 334, 20180 Ajaccio CEDEX 1
Tel: +33 (0)4 95 51 79 70 / Fax: +33 (0)4 95 51 79 89

FRANCHE-COMTE: 5, rue du Général Sarrail – BP 137, 25014 Besançon CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)3 81 61 53 33 / Fax: +33 (0)3 81 81 24 96

ILE-DE-FRANCE: 79 rue Benoît Malon, 94257 Gentilly CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)1 55 01 27 76 / Fax: +33 (0)1 55 01 27 70
CITES
Tel: +33 (0)1 55 01 27 61/62 / Fax: +33 (0)1 55 01 27 60

LANGUEDOC ROUSSILLON: 58 av Marie de Montpellier – CS 79034
Unité Connaissance, Gestion, Protection de la Nature, 34965 Montpellier CEDEX 2
Tel: +33 (0)4 67 15 41 41 / Fax: +33 (0)4 67 15 41 15
CITES
Tel: +33 (0)4 67 15 41 09

LIMOUSIN: Immeuble PASTEL – BP 10276, 22 rue des Pénitents Blancs, 87007 Limoges CEDEX 1
Tel: +33 (0)5 55 12 90 00 / Fax: +33 (0)5 55 12 96 66

LORRAINE: 19, avenue Foch – BP 60223, 57005 Metz CEDEX 1
Tel: +33 (0)3 87 39 99 99 / Fax:03 87 39 99 50

MIDI-PYRENEES: 1 rue Delpech Service Sites, Paysages, Nature, 31000 Toulouse CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)5 34 45 15 27 / Fax: +33 (0)5 34 45 15 39

NORD-PAS-DE-CALAIS: 107 Bd de la liberté, 59041 Lille CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)3 59 57 83 83 / Fax: +33 (0)3 59 57 83 00

BASSE-NORMANDIE: Citis – Le Pentacle, 14209 Hérouville Saint-Clair
Tel: +33 (0)2 31 46 70 00 / Fax: +33 (0)2 31 44 72 81

HAUTE-NORMANDIE: 1 rue Dufay, 76100 Rouen
Tel: +33 (0)2 32 81 35 80 / Fax: +33 (0)2 32 81 35 99

PAYS-DE-LA-LOIRE: 3 rue Menou – BP 61219, 44012 Nantes CEDEX 01
Tel: +33 (0)2 40 99 58 00 / Fax: +33 (0)2 40 99 58 01

PICARDIE: Cité Administrative – 56, rue J. Barni, 80040 Amiens CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0)3 22 82 90 40 / Fax: +33 (0)3 22 97 97 89

POITOU-CHARENTES: 14, boulevard Chasseigne, 86000 Poitiers
Tel: +33 (0)5 49 50 36 50 / Fax: +33 (0)5 49 50 36 60

PROVENCE-ALPES COTE D’AZUR: Le Tholonet- BP 120, 13603 Aix-en-Provence CEDEX 1
Tel: +33 (0)4 42 66 66 00 / Fax: +33 (0)4 42 66 66 01

RHONE-ALPES: 208 bis rue Garibaldi, 69422 Lyon CEDEX 03
Tel: +33 (0)4 37 48 36 58 / Fax: +33 (0)4 37 48 36 51

GUADELOUPE: Allée des Lauriers – Corconvallation, BP 105, 97102 Basse-Terre CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0) 590 99 35 60 / Fax: +33 (0) 590 99 35 65

GUYANE: Angle des rues Lt Goinet et G Damas, 17, Place des Palmistes – BP 380, 97300 Cayenne CEDEX
Tel: +33 (0) 594 29 66 50 / Fax: +33 (0) 594 37 89 81

MARTINIQUE: Immeuble Massal – 4 boulevard de Verdun, 97200 Fort-de-France
Tel: +33 (0) 596 71 30 05 / Fax: +33 (0) 596 71 25 00

REUNION: 23 rue de Paris, 97400 Saint-Denis
Tel: +33 (0) 262 94 72 50 / Fax: +33 (0) 262 94 72 55

GEORGIA
Address: 6 Gulua str. 0114 Tbilisi, Georgia
Contact person for plant issues: Anna Rukhadze, Main Specialist of Integrated Environmental Management and Biodiversity Department
Address: 6 Gulua str. 0114 Tbilisi, Georgia
Tel: (+995 32) 727231
Fax: (+995 32) 727231
biodepbio@moe.gov.ge

GERMANY
Bundesamt für Naturschutz (BfN) (Federal Agency for Nature Conservation)
Address: Konstantinstr. 110, D-53179 Bonn
Contact person: Dr. Irina Sprotte,
Address: Bundesamt für Naturschutz, Konstantinstr. 110, D-53179 Bonn
Tel: +49/228/8491-1320
Fax: +49/228/8491-1319
Irina.Sprotte@bfn.de

Contact name for plant committee issues:
Dr. Uwe Schippmann & Mr. Hajo Schmitz-Kretschmer
Address:Bundesamt für Naturschutz, Konstantinstrasse 110 D-53179 Bonn
Tel: ++49 (0) 228 8491 1440 / 1443
Fax:++49 (0) 228 8491 1419
schippmu@bfn.de
schmitzh@bfn.de

HUNGARY
Ministry of Environment and Water
European Community Law and Coordination Department Biodiversity Division
Address: H-1011 Budapest, Fo u. 44-50
Contact person for plant issues: Ms Anna Práger
Address: H-1011 Budapest, Fo u. 44-50
Tel: +36 (1) 395 6857
Fax:+36 (1) 275 4505
prager@mail.kvvm.hu

IRELAND
National parks and Wildlife Service
Address: 7 Ely Place, Dublin 2, Ireland
Contact person for plant issues: Gerry Leckey
Address: National Parks and Wildlife Service, 7 Ely Place, Dublin 2, Ireland
Tel: 00353-1-8883292
gerry.leckey@environ.ie

ITALY
Ministero del Commercio internazionale
Direzione Generale per la Politica commerciale
Address: Viale Boston 25, I-00144 Roma
Tel: +39 (0)6 59 93 22 53/55
Fax: +39 (0)6 59 93 24 64
polcom8@mincomes.it
Ministero dell’Ambiente e della Tutela del Territorio e del Mare Direzione per la Protezione della Natura, Divisione I – Autorità di Gestione CITES
Contact persons: Dr Antonio Maturani – Marco Valentini
Address: Via Capitan Bavastro 174, I-00154 Roma
Tel: +39 (0)6 57 22 53 23/03 Fax: +39 (0)6 57 22 82 70
dpn-comcites@minambiente.it

LATVIA
Nature Protection Board
Contact person: Gunta Gabrane/ Darta Klavina
Address: Eksporta iela 5, Riga, LV-1010, Latvia
Tel: +371 67509761 / +371 67509541
Fax:+371 67509544
dap@dap.gov.lv

LITHUANIA
Address: Ministry of Environment Republic of Lithuania
Contact person for plant issues: Eugenijus Leonavicius
Chief Desk Officer of Biological Diversity Division
Address: A. Jakšto St 4/9, LT-01105 Vilnius, Lithuania
Tel: +37052663550
Fax: +3705663663
e.leonavicius@am.lt

LUXEMBOURG
Ministàre de l’Environnement, Protection Nature et Paysages
Contact person: Mr Antoine Aschman (Head) +352 45 71 72
antoine.aschman@asta.etat.lu
Address: 18, montée de la Pétrusse, L-2918 LUXEMBOURG
Tel: +352 24 78 68 24
Fax: +352 40 04 10

REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA
Ministry of Ecology and Natural Ressources
Address: 9, Cosmonautilor str. MD-2005, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Contact person for plant issues: Ms. Ala Rotaru
Address: 9, Cosmonautilor str. MD-2005, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Tel: (+373 22) 204-535
Fax:(+373 22) 22 68 58
rotaru@mediu.gov.md
rotala@mail.md

MONACO
Direction de l’Environnement de l’Urbanisme et de la Construction
“Les Terrasses de Fontvieille”
Address: 23, Avenue Albert II, B.P. 609, MC 98013 Monaco
Tel: (+377) 98.98.22.99.
Fax: (+377) 98.98.88.02.
Contact person for plant issues: Astrid Claudel-Rusin
aclaudelrusin@gouv.mc

MONTENEGRO
Contact person:Vladimir Pavicevic
Address:: Cetvrte Proleterske broj 19 , Podgorica
Tel: +382(0)20 618 261, +382(0)20 500 687
Fax: +382(0)20 618 261
vladimir.pavicevic@gov.me

THE NETHERLANDS
Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, Department of Nature
Address: P.O. Box 20401, NL-2500 EK DEN HAAG, The Netherlands
http://www.minlnv.nl/cites

a) Mrs Astrid Hilgers
National Coordinator CITES Policy Unit (for all Domestic Affairs)
Tel: +31 (70) 378 41 16
a.k.hilgers@minlnv.nl

b) Mrs Gelare Nader
International Policy Officer (for International and European Affairs)
Tel: +31 (70) 378 54 57
g.nader@minlnv.nl

Permits CITES-bureau
Dienst Regelingen ,P.O. Box 19530, NL-2500 CM The Hague
Tel: 0800 223 33 22; +31 (59) 233 29 58
Fax: +31 (70) 378 61 39
cites@minlnv.nl

POLAND
CITES Management Authority of Poland
Ministry of the Environment, Department of Nature Conservation
Address: Wawelska 52/54, 0-922, Warsaw
Contact persons: Barbara Zbiegieni, Wojciech Piwowarski, Karol Wolnicki
Tel: +48 22 5792259, +48 22 5792407
Fax:+48 22 5792730
barbara.zbiegieni@mos.gov.pl
wojciech.piwowarski@mos.gov.pl
karol.wolnicki@mos.gov.pl

SAN MARINO
Segreteria di Stato per il Territorio
Address: Contrada Omerelli, 43 , 47890 San Marino
Tel: +378 0549 88 24 70/80
Fax: +378 0549 88 24 73
segr.territorio@omniway.sm

SERBIA
Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning of Republic of Serbia
Contact person: Dr Marijana Vidakovic
marijana.vidakovic@ekoserb.sr.gov.yu
Address: Omladinskih brigada 1, 11070 Beograd
Tel: +381 (11) 313 15 69
Fax: +381 (11) 313 15 69
Contact person: Hajiyev Rauf

SLOVAKIA
Ministry of the Environment of the Slovak Republic
Námestie L. Štúra 1, SK – 812 35 Bratislava
Contact person: no person specifically in charge for plant issues within MA
Address: the same as above
Tel: +421 (2) 59 56 22 70; +421 (2) 59 56 21 89; +421 (2) 59 56 21 70
Fax: +421 (2) 59 56 22 07
lubica.safranova@enviro.gov.sk
lubica.safranova@enviro.gov.sk
kmecova.dana@enviro.gov.sk

SLOVENIA
Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning
Address: Dunajska c. 48, P.O. Box 653, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning, Environmental Agency of the Republic of Slovenia, Vojkova 1b, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

SPAIN
Management Authority
Ministerio de Industria, Turismo y Comercio, Secretaría General de Comercio Exterior
Subdirección General de Inspección, Certificación y Asistencia Técnica
Address: Paseo de la Castellana, 162 – 6a planta E-28071 Madrid
Contact person for plant issues: Ms Mercedes Lasso Liceras
Address: Paseo de la Castellana, 162 – 6a planta, E-28071 Madrid
Tel: +34 (91) 349 37 71
Fax:+34 (91) 349 37 77/40
cites.sscc@mcx.es
http://www.cites.es

SWEDEN
Swedish Environmental Protection Agency
Address: S-106 48 Stockholm, Sweden
Contact person for plant issues: Yvonne Lundell
Address: Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, S-106 48 Stockholm, Sweden
Tel: + 46 8 698 1414, + 46 8 698 1000
Fax: + 46 8 20 29 25
yvonne.lundell@naturvardsverket.se

SWITZERLAND & LIECHTENSTEIN
Bundesamt für Veterinärwesen, Internationales/Artenschutz
Contact person: Ursula Moser (for Flora issues)
Address: Schwarzenburgstrasse 155, 3003 Bern
Tel: +41 (0)31 323 83 99
Fax: +41 (0)31 323 85 22
ursula.moser@bvet.admin.ch

UNITED KINGDOM
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
CITES and International Species Policy Team
Address: Zone 1/08C, Temple Quay House
2 The Square, Bristol, BS1 6EB
Name: Noel McGough
Expertise: Capacity building, Significant Trade, timber, orchids, nomenclature. CITES Plants
Committee Member (Nomenclature)
Address: Conventions and Policy Section, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AE
Tel: +44 208 332 5722
Fax: +44 208 332 5757
n.mcgough@kew.org