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 which the animal or product will be exported, the area in which your office is located, or the area in which the product is manufactured.

Animal Products

Live Animals

Singapore - Summary of Requirements


Aquatic Animals


Singapore has banned the importation from the 10 km radius restricted area in Jasper County, Missouri and Hopkins, Texas.

The following certification should be added to any live bird health certificates: “The birds are captive-bred and are not derived from farmed establishments originating from the 10 km radius restricted area in in Jasper County, Missouri and Hopkins, Texas.”


  • Sheep/Goats- Protocol and Health Certificate March 2013 



  • Horses - July 2017 
  • Horses - Temporary for racing, competition, or shows - July 2017 


The pet import information has been moved to the pet travel website click here
(Cats, Dogs, birds)

Reptiles, Amphibians, and Miscellaneous pets


Please visit the web site for more information importing reptiles, amphibians and miscellaneous pets to Singapore

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.

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