Public documents relevant to the EMHF; submissions to the European Commission and other policy statements.

EMHF SUBMISSION ON ANIMAL HEALTH LAW: BORDER CONTROLS

HORSERACING IN EUROPE

EMHF SUBMISSION ON ANIMAL HEALTH LAW: ENTRY INTO EU

EMHF SUPPORTS MACOLIN CONVENTION

 

Submission, jointly with EFTBA, EASBC, ETF and ATA, in response to draft implementing regulation on  border controls (part of Animal Health Law).

Updated Briefing Document on the importance of horseracing in Europe.

EMHF-SUPPORTED STATEMENT ON
BELGIAN VAT

 

Statement, (May 2016) supporting EPMA and UET in objecting to imposition of VAT at 21% on betting in Belgium.

EMHF STATEMENT ON FRENCH LEVY DECISION

July 2013 statement (in English and German) on the European Commission’s decision on a Levy for Online Betting on French Horseracing

Submission, jointly with EFTBA,EASBC and ETF, in response to draft delegated regulation on entry into EU of horses (part of Animal Health Law).

Statement, June 2019, in support of the Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions ('Macolin Convention').

EMHF RESPONSE ON
DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET

 

EMHF SUBMISSION ON RACEHORSE WELFARE

Response (July 2015) to publication of the European Commission strategy for the Single Digital Market.

Submission (December 2014) to
the European Commission on the measures taken within European horseracing in the interests of racehorse health and welfare.

HORSEMEAT SCANDAL & IMPLICATIONS FOR RACEHORSE PASSPORTS

Exchange of correspondence between EMSBLC and European Commission on implications of the latter's Five Point Action Plan

ONLINE GAMBLING IN THE INTERNAL MARKET

This European Commission Green paper was published on 24.03.2011. Consultation closed in December 2011. Commissioner Michel Barnier announced an Action Plan on online gambling for Summer 2012.