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 to Portugal
Portugal is a member state of the European Union. The European Union has harmonized import requirements for certain animal origin products. For harmonized protocols, please refer to the general information file for the European Union.
Information specific to Portugal is below.
*When there is Doubt Which Certification Requirements Apply*Steps to follow - April 2016 (pdf 23kb)
Language Requirement for Certificates
Portugal will accept English only certificates. They do not require English certificates to be bilingual.