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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 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.

Partially treated or untreated game trophies (including hides and skins) of animals other than ungulates or birds - September 2014 (pdf 13kb)

Research and diagnostic samples - June 2014 (pdf 11kb)

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