M 10 - Quarentine (Live animals)

Description According to current legislation (Decreto n.º 26/2009 de 17 Agosto) imported live animals are subject to a 40 day quarantine period. Subject to prior authorization, and where conditions exist, the quarentine can take place at the importers' premises.
Comments Subject to prior authorization, and where conditions exist, the quarentine can take place at the importers' premises.
Agency Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security
Export/Import Import
UN Code A14 - Authorization requirement for SPS reasons for importing certain products
Measure Type Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures
Legal Documents
Name Category
Decree n.º 26/2009 of 17 August Decreto
Procedures
Name Summary Category
Commodities

This measure applies to the following commodities.

HS Code Description
01061300 Mammals; live, camels and other camelids (Camelidae)
01061400 Mammals; live, rabbits and hares
01061910 Wild Animals
01061990 Others
01062000 Reptiles; live (including snakes and turtles)
01063100 Birds; live, birds of prey
01063200 Birds; live, Psittaciformes
01063300 Birds; live, ostriches; emus (Dromaius novaehollandiae)
01063900 Birds; live, other than birds of prey, Psittaciformes, ostriches and emus (Dromaius novaehollandiae)
01064100 Insects; live, bees
01064900 Insects; live, other than bees
01069000 Animals; live, n.e.c. in chapter 01, other than mammals, reptiles, birds and insects