How to Register to Use ePermits
ePermits uses a USDA-wide system for login called USDA eAuthentication. For more information, go to the Register to Use ePermits page. To use ePermits, you will need to register for an eAuthentication account with Level 2 access for most application permit types.
Please click here to apply for a Level 2 eAuthentication account.
Login to ePermits
Registered users may access the ePermits system at https://epermits.aphis.usda.gov/epermits.
Applications that can be submitted online through ePermits:
|Application Form||Application Name|
|PPQ 525A||Application for Permit to Receive Soil|
|PPQ 526||Application and Permit to Move Live Plant Pests or Noxious Weeds|
|PPQ 546||Agreement for Postentry Quarantine State Screening Notice|
|PPQ 585||Application for Permit to Import Timber or Timber Products|
|PPQ 586||Application for Permit to Transit Plants and/or Plant Products, Plant Pests, and/or Associated Soil, through the United States|
|PPQ 587||Application for Permit to Import Plants or Plant Products|
|PPQ 588||Application for Permit to Import Plants or Plant Products for Experimental Purposes|
|PPQ 621||Application for General Permit to Engage in the Business of Importing, Exporting, or Reexporting Terrestrial Plants|
|VS 16-3||Application for Permit to Import Controlled Material or Transport Organisms or Vectors|
|VS 16-7||Application for Permit to Import Cell Cultures and Their Products (Supplemental to the VS 16-3)|
|VS 17-129||Application for Import or in Transit Permit (for Live Animals, Semen or Embryos)|
|APHIS 2005||Application for United States Veterinary Biological Product Permit|
|On Hold||On Hold Shipment Notification|
|BRS 2000||Application for Permit or Courtesy Permit for Movement or Release of Genetically Engineered Organisms|
|BRS Notification||Notification of Movement or Release of a Genetically Engineered Plant|