Regulation for the Importation of sheep and goat into myanmar

  1. Animal : Sheep and Goat
  2. Exporting Country : All Countries
  3. Purpose : Breeding
  4. Regulation for importation
1. Import Licence

The consignment of animals shall be accompanied by a valid import licence issued by Government authority of Myanmar.

2. Description of Animal

The consignment of animals shall be accompanied by a certificate containing a full description or identification of the animals.

3. Veterinary Certification

3.1 A health certificate signed by authorized Veterinary Officer including individual detail information of importing animal.

3.2 A health certificate must contain the following information;

3.2.1 The animals are clinically healthy and free from any infectious or contagious diseases.

3.2.2 The animals must be originated from the area free from FMD, Rinderpest, Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia – CBPP and Contagious Caprine Pleuropneumonia – CCPP for the past (12) months.

3.2.3 The animals are tested with Complement Fixation Test for CBPP and CCPP within one-month prior to export with negative results.

3.2.4 The animals come from farms where there has been no clinical evidence of Brucellosis for the preceding six months prior to export and tested with Complement Fixing Test for Brucellasis and found negative within one month prior to export.

3.2.5 The animals are treated with broad spectrum anthelmintic and treated free of all endoparasites and ectoparasites within (7) days prior to export.

4. Quarantine in Myanmar

4.1 The vehicle and containers for transporting must be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected and design to avoid injury.

4.2 While in transit, avoid contact with other animals not similar in health status.

4.3 On arrival, the animals are subjected to quarantine for (10) days and test and treatment shall be done if necessary. All charges for test and treatment shall be borne by the owner.

4.4 Failure to meet the requirement of the import procedure, the animals will be destroyed without compensation or returned to the country of origin.

5. Fee

The following fees are payable, for each consignment of sheep/ goat imported into Myanmar;

2000 kyats per head