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EU import of animals, germplasm and animal by-products: notify authorities

Form to notify the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) if you plan to import animals, germplasm and animal by-products from the EU.

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IV66 import notification form (PDF version)

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If you plan to import live animals or germinal products into England, Scotland and Wales you must notify the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) at least 24 hours before they are due to arrive.

You can notify APHA about animal and animal by-products using an IV66 notification form.

If you plan to import to Northern Ireland, you must contact the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA).

Published 18 March 2019
Last updated 17 July 2019 + show all updates
  1. IV66 import notification form updated

  2. IV66 import notification form (Welsh and English) updated

  3. Welsh translation now available

  4. IV66 import notification form updated

  5. Word versions of the IV66 import notification form now available.

  6. Updated info on the EU to UK notification process.

  7. Minimum notification period corrected from one working day to 24 hours

  8. First published.