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International Animal Export Regulations



If you have any questions or concerns regarding these regulations for exporting animals or animal products to a foreign country, you should contact the APHIS-VS Area Office in the State from which the animals or products will be exported.

Indonesia - Summary of Requirements

Import licenses are required for all animals entering Indonesia.

The permit should be obtained from:
Director General of Livestock and Animal Health Services cq Director of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture,
Building C, 9th floor, Jl. Harsono RM no. 3, Pasar Minggu,
Jakarta 12550 Indonesia



  • Dogs/cats  - Health requirements - February 2012 (pdf 580kb)
  • Primates  -  must be accompanied by a health certificate stating that they are free of disease and have not been in a yellow fever infected area for at least 5 days prior to shipment.


Bovidae (includes bovidae intended for exhibit/zoo, bison, buffalo, and cervids)

Note: In addition to the listed options, Ceftiofur crystalline free acid sterile suspension may be used for the treatment of leptospirosis


  • Camelidae - Health requirements - (pdf 16kb)


  • Swine semen - Health Requirements - February 2011 (pdf 17kb)


For species not listed, the requirements are not known. However, exporters wanting to ship livestock whose requirements are not listed in the IREGS, should have the interested party (importer/buyer) in the country of destination apply for an Import Permit at the appropriate ministry. This Import Permit will most likely outline the specific requirements.



Last Modified: February 3, 2012