A list of requirements you need to meet when exporting live poultry.

Animal Welfare Export Certificate (AWEC)

Laboratory requirements

All laboratories that test live animals and germplasm for export must operate under the Recognised Laboratory Programme.


Animal Products (Export Approved Premises) Notice 2011

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Animal Products (Recognised Agencies and Persons Specifications) Notice 2015

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Animal Products Notice: Official Assurances Specifications for Animal Material and Animal Products

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Codes of Practice

The Codes of Practice (COP) are the guidance material containing the recommended standards for exporters of live animals and germplasm exports.

Export Verification Programme

Live Animal and Germplasm Export Verification Programme

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Official Assurance Programme

OMARs and export certificate templates

To view the password protected export certificate templates, click the '+' next to the OMAR for your commodity and country of destination.

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Day-Old Chicks / Hatching Eggs (Poultry, Turkeys and Other Bird Species) to the Republic of Vanuatu - OMAR

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Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)

Day-Old-Birds of Galliformes (including Pheasants, Guinea Fowls, Grouse, Partridges, Turkeys, Quails) and Pigeons to West Malaysia - OMAR

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Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)

Day-old-chickens to Malaysia - OMAR

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Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
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