Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department

Procedure for importation and exportation of Animals, Animal Products, Veterinary Medicine, Animal Feed and Veterinary Equipments/ Farm Equipments

Import Procedure

Importation of Live Animals

  • Importer should apply to Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department to issue the recommendation for the importation of live animals into Myanmar.
  • Following documents are needed in the application.
    1. Import application form
    2. Application letter with Company letter head signed by company’s director.
    3. Copy of Veterinary Health Certificate issuing by the Veterinary authority of exporting country.
    4. Farm registration in Myanmar
    5. Performa invoice
    6. Sale contract
    7. Recommendation from Myanmar Livestock Federation
    8. Copy of company registration issued by Directorate of Investment and Company Administration.
    9. Copy of company’s import-export license issued by Department of Trade.
    10. Form VI
    11. Form XXVI
  • Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department will check the applications and issue the recommendation letter to apply the import license from Department of Trade.
  • Importing fees will be charged.
  • When the importer submits the Import Declaration to Custom Department, also submit to LBVD for Laboratory test using MACCS.
  • On arrival of the animals, official from LBVD will check the health condition of animals and also Veterinary Health Certificate and take the samples for laboratory test.
  • Laboratory test result will be replied by MACCS.

Importation of Frozen Meats

  • Importer should apply to Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department to issue the recommendation for the importation of live animals into Myanmar.
  • Following documents are needed in the application.
    1. Import application form
    2. Application letter with Company letter head signed by company’s director. It should be expressed meat quality, place and bio-security level of storage and sale market.
    3. Copy of Veterinary Health Certificate issuing by the Veterinary authority of exporting country. For chicken meat, duck meat and turkey meat, it should express free of avian influenza in exporting country.
    4. HACCP and GMP certificate of meat processing plant
    5. Performa invoice
    6. Sale contract
    7. Recommendation from Meat Inspection Board
    8. Copy of company registration issued by Directorate of Investment and Company Administration.
    9. Copy of company’s import-export license issued by Department of Trade.
    10. Form VI
    11. Form XXVI
  • Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department will check the applications and issue the recommendation letter to apply the import license from Department of Trade.
  • Importing fees will be charged.
  • When the importer submits the Import Declaration to Custom Department, also submit to LBVD for Laboratory test using MACCS.
  • On arrival of the animals, official from LBVD will check the health condition of animals and also Veterinary Health Certificate and take the samples for laboratory test.
  • Laboratory test result will be replied by MACCS.

Importation of Duck down, Goose down, Turkey feather, Rabbit fur, Raccon fur

  • Importer has already got the import license from Department of Trade for importation of Duck down, Goose down, Turkey feather, Rabbit fur, Raccon fur.
  • Importer should apply to Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department to issue the Veterinary Health Certificate for the importation of Duck down, Goose down, Turkey feather, Rabbit fur, Raccon fur into Myanmar.
  • Following documents are needed in the application.
    1. Import application form
    2. Application letter with Company letter head signed by company’s director.
    3. Original Veterinary Health Certificate issuing by the Veterinary authority of exporting country and Certificate of Origin.
    4. Performa invoice
    5. Sale contract
    6. Copy of import license issued by Department of Trade
    7. Recommendation from Myanmar Livestock Federation
    8. Copy of company registration issued by Directorate of Investment and Company Administration.
    9. Copy of company’s import-export license issued by Department of Trade.
    10. Form VI
    11. Form XXVI
  • Sample should be sent for laboratory test.
  • Importing fees will be charged.
  • Importer must submit application to LBVD for Laboratory test using MACCS.
  • Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department will check the applications
  • Laboratory test result will be replied by MACCS.

Importation of Animal Feed, Vetrinary Drug and Equipments

  • Importer must sent sample for animal feed and veterinary drugs to Veterinary Assay Laboratory for laboratory test.
  • After getting the laboratory result, importer should apply to Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department to issue the recommendation for the importation into Myanmar.
  • Following documents are needed in the application.
    1. Import application form
    2. Application letter with Company letter head signed by company’s director.
    3. Performa invoice
    4. Sale contract
    5. Certificate of Analysis and Country of Origin Certificate
    6. HACCP and GMP certificate of production plant
    7. Free Sale (or) Product License
    8. Copy of Veterinary Health Certificate issuing by the Veterinary authority of exporting country for Meat & Bone Meal, Blood Meal and Plasma meal.
    9. Laboratory result issued from Veterinary Assay Laboratory.
    10. Copy voucher from Veterinary Assay Laboratory for the charged of Equipment.
    11. Recommendation from Myanmar Livestock Federation
    12. Copy of company registration issued by Directorate of Investment and Company Administration.
    13. Copy of company’s import-export license issued by Department of Trade.
    14. Form VI
    15. Form XXVI
  • Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department will check the applications and issue the recommendation letter to apply the import license from Department of Trade.

Documents need to check on arrival

  • Recommendation issued from Livestock Breeding and Veterinary
  • Import License issued from Department of Trade
  • Original Veterinary Health Certificate issued by Veterinary Authority of exporting countr
  • Packing List
  • BL / Airway Bill
  • PC3 for border trade

Export Procedure

Exportation of Animals, Animal products and Animal Feed

  • Exporter should apply to Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department to issue the recommendation for the exportation of Animals, Animal product and Animal feed.
  • Following documents are needed in the application.
    1. Export application form
    2. Application letter with Company letter head signed by company’s director.
    3. Performa invoice
    4. Sale contract
    5. Recommendation from Myanmar Livestock Federation
    6. Copy of company registration issued by Directorate of Investment and Company Administration.
    7. Copy of company’s import-export license issued by Department of Trade.
    8. Form VI
    9. Form XXVI
    10. Exporting fees will be charged
    11. Sample will be tested.
    12. Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department will check the applications and issue the recommendation letter to apply the import license from Department of Trade and Veterinary Health Certification for export.
    13. For the exportation of live animals, the animals must be quarantined at the government approved quarantine station for 21 days prior to export and checked the health status and taken necessary action by the veterinary authority.
Contact Person
  1. Dr Nilar Kyaw
    Assistant Director
    Animal and Animal Products Import/Export Inspection and Quarantine Unit
    Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department
    09972813570/ 095015586
    nilarkyaw87vet@gmail.com
  1. Dr Theint Su Su Htet
    Research Officer
    Animal and Animal Products Import/Export Inspection and Quarantine Unit
    Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department
    09250066206
    susulbvd@gmail.com