Contact the APHIS Customer Service Center
Monday-Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
On Monday, May 27, 2019 the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Customer Service Call Center will be closed in observance of Memorial Day. The APHIS Customer Service Call Center will reopen Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. For assistance with pet travel click here.
Plant Export Information
For additional questions concerning Export Certifications, you may reach out to your State or State of export by contacting an Export Certification Specialist.
For questions and assistance regarding permit application status, whether or not you need a permit, and regulations and policies concerning allowable imports please contact the appropriate office listed below:
Plants and Plants Products
Phone: 301-851-2046 or
Toll free: 1-877-770-5990
Pest Permits and Noxious Weeds
Toll free: 866-524-5421
Domestic Travel (Intrastate and Interstate Movement): For questions related to the movement of plants and plant products from one State to another or within a State, contact the State Plant Health Director.
Exports Call Center: 301-851-3300
Organisms and Vectors:
Imports (bring into the U.S. from another country)
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