Notice: If you have any questions or concerns regarding the procedures and requirements for exporting animals, you should contact the VS Field Office covering the area from which the animal will be exported, the area in which your office is located.
HEALTH CERTIFICATE ISSUANCE AND SUBMISSION
USDA Accredited Veterinarian Signature
APHIS Veterinary Medical Officer Signature
Details: Health certificates require original ink signatures from the issuing USDA Accredited Veterinarian and the endorsing APHIS Veterinary Medical Officer with the application of the APHIS embossed seal. Submissions through the online Veterinary Export Health Certification System (VEHCS) cannot be accepted at this time.
Peru - Summary of Requirements for Live Animals
Informative notes: When exporting animals or poultry to Peru, you should request an import permit from SENASA prior to the exportation.
Note: Effective December 24, 2003, sheep from the United States are banned due to a risk of BSE.
Note: Effective December 24, 2003, Cervids from the United States are banned due to a risk of BSE.
Breeding Swine Protocol - Under Current Negotiation
Breeding Swine Health Certificate - Under Current Negotiation
Note: Effective September 26, 2017 Peru has removed all restrictions related to HPAI and LPAI.
Note: When exporting animals, germplasm, or poultry to Peru, please remember to request an import permit from SENASA prior to exportation. Without an import permit, the shipment will not be allowed in the country.
For species not listed, the requirements are not known. However, exporters wanting to ship livestock whose requirements are not listed above, 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.