Inspection for Imported Endangered Wild Animals

   

Application

Type of procedureApplication
Documents to be submitted1. Legible photocopy of Import License issued by the Economic Services Bureau;
2. Legible photocopy of Certificate of Endangered Animal Species issued by the Economic Services Bureau;
3a. Legible photocopy of identity document(s);
3b. Legible photocopy of Registration for Operation of Foreign Trade issued by the Economic Services Bureau.
Documents to be presentedNot Applicable
Important notes1. As the Economic Services Bureau is in charge of the licensing of import of endangered wild animals, applicants should file their application to the Economic Services Bureau;
2. All imported live animals are required to undergo health inspection;
3. Upon issue of the respective license by the Economic Services Bureau, the applicants have to inform IACM in advance about the date and time of arrival of the imported endangered wild animal(s) for IACM to make necessary arrangements for its/their inspection upon entry. If the applicants fail to do so, it shall delay the respective inspection of the animal(s) at the entry port;
4. Upon arrival at the entry port, the imported animal(s) are required to undergo health inspection conducted by the veterinarian of IACM. If the health condition of the imported animal(s) fail to fulfill the entry requirements stipulated by IACM, the animal(s) shall be seized and undergo further health inspection;
5. Besides the payable license fee for import of live animals, the applicants are required to pay for the food, accomodation and inspection fee of the seized animal(s) during its/their quarantine period;
6. The applicants need to ask for the entry requirements of health condition of the import animal(s) during the application;
7. Upon arrival of the animal(s), the applicants need to present the certificate which fulfils the entry requirements of health stipulated by IACM and was issued by the government of the country of origin.
Target groupThose who engage in the import of endangered wild animals.
Application feeInspection Fee:
1. Any species of birds (every 50 birds): Mop 30.00
2. Other live animals (every 50 animals): Mop 80.00
Form feeNot Applicable
Stamp dutyNot Applicable
Security depositNot Applicable
Fees, Charges and Prices ListNot Applicable
Unit in-chargeDivision of Animal Control and Inspection
Location for processing the procedureSubmission and Processing of Documents:
1. Integrated Services Centre: Avenida da Praia Grande, no. 762-804, China Plaza Building, 2/F, Macau;
2. Northern District Public Services Centre: Rua Nova da Areia Preta, no. 52, Service Centre of Macao SAR, Macau;
3. Central District Public Services Centre: Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, no. 5 e 7, Complexo da Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, 3/F, Macau;
4. Islands District Public Services Centre: Rua da Ponte Negra, Bairro Social da Taipa, no. 75K, Taipa;
Office hours1. Integrated Services Centre:
Mondays to Fridays, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (no lunch break, closed on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)
2. Public Services Centres:
Mondays to Fridays, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (no lunch break, closed on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)
Tel / Fax1. Integrated Services Centre:
Tel: 2833 7676 / Fax: 8795 2502
2. Northern District Public Services Centre:
Tel: 2847 1366 / Fax: 2847 2857
3. Central District Public Services Centre:
Tel: 8291 7233 / Fax: 8291 7236
4. Islands District Public Services Centre:
Tel: 2882 5252 / Fax: 2882 7689
Processing time3 working days