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Ireland

Notice

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).

Animal Products

Live Animals


Ireland - Summary of Requirements for Animals

Ireland is a Member State of the European Union. Bilingual health certificates are available for some commodities/species (see below). If the bilingual certificate for that species or commodity is not listed below, please refer to the English version on the link to the European Union. It is the responsibility of the exporter to obtain a bilingual certificate if it is not listed below.

Pets

 

 

 

 


Pet dogs, cats and ferrets may either travel into Ireland on an approved airline (click here for more information on approved airlines) OR the owners must apply to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine for a “Prior Approval” by faxing or emailing a copy of the endorsed health certificate to the Department within 10 working days prior to travel (click here for more information about the Prior Approval System).

Additional information about exporting pet dogs, cats and ferrets to Ireland.
Additional information about importing pet rodents, rabbits and pet birds to Ireland.

 

Canine semen

Canine semen - Health certificate (certificate issued by Irish authorities after receipt of import license application.) Apply for import license at: pets@agriculture.gov.ie



Additional Information