Import procedures

The following documents serve as guidelines for the import of Animals and animal products to South Africa:

Importation of animal products for own use from officially recognised FMD free areas (without vaccination) of Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland and Lesotho.

Importation of animal products for own use from countries not officially recognised by the OIE as FMD free (Zimbabwe and Mozambique)

Importation of dogs and cats

Importation of Biological products

Importation of Casings

Importation of Samples of Animal Products

Importation of Meat

Import and Export of Fish and Shell Fish

Import of Ham and Salami

Import requirements for uncooked pork and pork products from countries not free of PRRS

Import of Heat Treated Meat Products

Import of Pathology Specimens

Guide to dog and cat movements between South Africa and Namibia