Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Fur trade in the UK inquiry

Inquiry status: open

The deadline for written submissions has passed. If you would like to send a late submission please contact Committee staff.

Scope of the inquiry

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee is today launching an inquiry into the fur trade in the UK.

The Committee wishes to examine the current fur trade and how the industry can be made more transparent for the consumers. Longer-term, Brexit may provide an opportunity for the UK Government to look at legislation around the import of fur.

Terms of reference: Fur trade in the UK

Latest evidence

  • 25 Apr 2018 - Fur trade in the UK - oral evidence | PDF version (PDF278 KB) HC 823 | Published 04 May 2018

    Evidence given by Rt Hon Lord Henley, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Beth Martin, Deputy Director, Consumer and Competition Directorate, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Lord Gardiner, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, and Marc Casale, Deputy Director, Animal Health and Welfare, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs .

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