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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 France

France is a member state of the European Union. The European Union has harmonized import requirements for certain animal origin products. For harmonized protocols (for commodities not listed below) please refer to the general information file for the European Union.

*When there is Doubt Which Certification Requirements Apply* - Steps to follow - July 2014 (pdf 13kb)

Alligator skins (salted) - February 2013 (pdf 12kb)

Lanolin (wool grease/wool fat) - October 2012 (pdf 11kb)

Mouse and Rat Tissues (Including Blood) Imported to France for Research Purposes - August 2008 (pdf 14kb)

Wool grease - see “Lanolin”

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