Non-Tariff Measure

NTM classification
A14: Authorization requirement for sanitary and phytosanitary reasons for importing certain products 
Date when the measure came into force
15 July 2010 
Publication where the measure is specified
Official Gazette no 35 bis of 30/08/2010 
Regulation where the measure is specified
Ministerial Order N°004/16.01 Of 15/07/2010 Governing The Importation And Exportation Of Wild Animals 
Country/Region applying the measure
The rationale of the measure
This Order governs the importation and exportation of wild animals 
Coded list of objectives
B: Protection of life and health of animals 
Description of the measure
Article 3
It is forbidden to introduce, hold or transport on the national territory organisms harmful to animal specimen whatever their degree of development including formed parasites, eggs, larvae, nymphs and germs. However, for research or experimental purposes, some importations exemptions of harmful organisms may be granted to
specialized institutions by the Minister having environment in his/her attributions. 
Reference of the measure
Art 3 
Measure also domestic

Products affected by the measure.

Code Product Partial coverage Partial coverage indication Date in Date out
0102 Live bovine animals. No Wild animal specimen    
0103 Live swine. No Wild animal specimen    
0106 Other live animals. No Wild animal specimen    
0511.99.90 --- Other Yes Eggs, of wild animals    
Animal specimen including formed parasites, eggs, larvae, nymphs and germs 

Countries/Regions affected by the measure.

Inclusion/Exclusion Country Date in Date out
Inclusion Entire world    
All countries