Importing country requirements
It is the exporter's responsibility to ensure that the animal meets the importing country requirements.
The Swiss Confederation (Switzerland) is not a member country of the European Union (EU) but has harmonised some of the import conditions for aquaculture animals and products with EU.
Travel regulations for pets apply for importing pets that are accompanied by their owner and not being imported for commercial purposes. For information about the importation of animals for other purposes, refer to the Swiss Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) website.
Refer to these and the Department’s websites for current information about exporting animals (including any suspensions).
- Where an importing country issues an import permit, the exporter must ensure the animal meets any requirements in the permit.
As required by the importing country.
The importing country may have specific transport requirements and you should check this.
Pre and post arrival quarantine requirements
The importing country may have specific pre and post arrival quarantine requirements and you should check this.
Basis for Micor entry
Based on importing country website and information.
Entry last reviewed 15 December 2021.
24/01/2023 - Extensive changes were made to all sections of this entry.