Where you're travelling from
The rules for bringing your pet cat, dog or ferret into Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland) depend on what country you’re coming from.
‘Part 1’ listed countries
Great Britain accepts pet passports or a Great Britain pet health certificate from the following countries (known as Part 1 listed countries):
- EU countries
- Azores and Madeira
- Canary Islands
- French Guiana
- Greenland and the Faroe Islands
- Mayotte (French territory)
- Réunion (French territory)
- Saint Barthélemy (French Territory)
- San Marino
- Saint Martin (French part of the island - French territory)
- Vatican City State
‘Part 2’ listed countries
Great Britain accepts a Great Britain pet health certificate from the following countries (known as Part 2 listed countries):
Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Ascension Island, Australia, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Bermuda, BES Islands (Bonair, Saint Eustatius and Saba), Bosnia-Herzegovina, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Curaçao, Falkland Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Japan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Montserrat, New Caledonia, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Russian Federation, Saint Maarten, Singapore, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Pierre and Miquelon, St Vincent and The Grenadines, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, USA (includes American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico and the US virgin Islands), Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna.
Great Britain does not accept a pet passport from these countries.
Countries that are not listed
If your country is not listed, you’ll need a Great Britain pet health certificate. Your pet will also have to follow specific rules on rabies, vaccinations and blood tests.