Requirement documents for importing semen and embryos

The requirement documents for importing semen and embryos from dogs, cattle, sheep and goats, deer, llamas and alpacas, bees, horses, pigs and zebra.

Sheep and goats

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Semen and embryos from Sheep (Ovis aries) and Goats (Capra hircus) - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Ovine embryos from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Ovine semen from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Caprine embryos from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Caprine semen from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)

Cattle

Click the + to see the guidance document and veterinary certificates.

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Bovine Embryos from Approved Countries - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Bovine Semen from Approved Countries - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)

Deer

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Cervine embryos from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Cervine embryos from the UK - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Cervine semen from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Cervine semen from the UK - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)

Dog

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Semen from dogs (Canis familiaris) - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)

Honey bee

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Carniolan Honey Bee semen from Austria and Germany - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)

Horses

The Import Health Standard: Semen and Embryos from Equids  does not yet have negotiated veterinary certificates for import. The country specific negotiated certificates under the Import Health Standard: Semen and Embryos from Horses (Equidae) are available for use until new veterinary certificates have been renegotiated with those countries

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Semen and Embryos from Equids - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Semen and Embryos from Horses (Equidae) - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)

Llama and alpacas

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Fresh embryos from llamas and alpacas from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)

Pigs

The import health standard for pig semen from approved countries was issued in December 2017.
To view the related guidance document and certificates click the '+' next to the import health standard.

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Zebra

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Zebra semen from Australia - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
Zebra semen from the USA - Import Health Standard
Import Health Standard (IHS)
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