If you have any questions or concerns regarding the procedures and requirements for exporting animals, animal products, or to obtain a zoosanitary certificate for an animal product, you should contact the VS Field Office covering the area from where the product will be exported (or the area in which your office is located).
Barbados - Summary of Requirements for Animals
SPECIES - MOST RECENT UPDATE
Honeybee Queens - Protocol and Health Certificate - January 2012 (pdf 58kb)
Effective 28th January 2015, a ban has been placed on poultry originating from Washington State, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada and California.
Effective 1st January 2015, the rules governing the importation of dogs and cats into Barbados will change to allow direct importation from all countries provided they meet the health requirements as set out in the attached Conditions of a permit controlling the importation of a cat/dog into Barbados.
For species not listed, the requirements are not known. However, exporters wanting to ship livestock or germplasm 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.