The MAYOR proposes to discuss the possibility of postponement of the implementation of EGAIS

The MAYOR proposes to discuss the possibility of postponement of the implementation of EGAIS


The Ministry of economic development it seems necessary to consider whether the preparation of the draft Federal law on the postponement of the entry into force of the requirements of the law No. 182-FZ in part of introduction EGAIS for wholesale and retail segment.

MOSCOW, 10 Dec. The Ministry of economic development believes that it is necessary to discuss the advisability of the postponement of the implementation of the unified state automated information system of production control and sales of alcoholic beverages (USAIS) for wholesale and retail sales of alcohol, the information on the website.

“The Ministry of economic development it seems necessary to consider whether the preparation of the draft Federal law on the postponement of the entry into force of the requirements of the law No. 182-FZ in part of introduction EGAIS for wholesale and retail segment”, — stated in the conclusion of the MAYOR about the regulatory impact assessment to the draft rules for the functioning of USAIS.

The introduction of EGAIS for all alcoholic beverages for bulk purchases it is assumed 1 January 2016, in the Crimea — from 1 July 2016. With the retail sale of alcohol, under the current rules, in urban settlements fixation in USAIS will become obligatory from 1 July 2016, in rural settlements — from 1 July 2017, in the Crimea from 1 January 2017 and 1 January 2018 respectively.

Industry representatives and trade network has repeatedly stated unwillingness to introduction of EGAIS and talked about the possibility of supply disruptions and price increases on alcohol. Rosalkogolregulirovanie has indicated that the reasons for the postponement of the implementation of the system no. But last week, Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin said that the Russian government is ready to enter the transition period of the EGAIS for three months.

In turn, the MAYOR also specifies that the Ministry receives reports from the representatives of the business community about the unavailability of the input requirements. “To date, in the prescribed manner is not adopted basic regulations governing the operation of EGAIS in parts of the wholesale and retail segment”, — emphasizes the Agency.

In addition, when filling out the form, terms and formats for providing electronic applications for USAIS is to approve within three months after the adoption of the rules of operation of the system. They, in turn, do still not been approved, and before the introduction of the EGAIS for the wholesale link is less than a month.