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Notice: If you have any questions or concerns regarding the procedures and requirements for exporting 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 product will be exported, the area in which your office is located, or the area in which the product is manufactured.

Animal Products to Denmark

Denmark is a member state of the European Union. The European Union has harmonized requirements for certain animal origin products. For harmonized protocols, please refer to the general information file for the European Union.

Information specific to Denmark is included below.

Denmark requires the Danish importer to obtain an import permit (from the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration) for the import of almost all animal-origin commodities.

Language policy for certificates - May 2008 (pdf 10kb)

Game trophies of animals other than ungulates or birds - July 2013 (pdf 14kb)


Mink furs/skins: Supplementary certification required for further export from Denmark to the Russian Federation when no VS certification is required just for entry into the European Union - March 2018 (pdf 13kb)

Nutraceuticals for pets - July 2013 (pdf 12kb)

Samples (for research or diagnostic purposes) - July 2013 (pdf 13kb)

Trade samples (human foods) - July 2013 (pdf 13kb)

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