If you have visited a livestock farm abroad, please do not visit domestic livestock farm nor contact animals after arriving in Korea.
Arrival ⇒ Immigration checkout ⇒ Fill out the 'Customs Declaration' form ⇒ Animal and livestock quarantine area ⇒ Customs checkout ⇒ Clearance completed
Required Documents and Quarantine period
|Country||Older than 90 days old||Under 90 days old|
|Country||Required Documents||Quarantine period||Required Documents||Quarantine period|
|Other than Rabies- free country / region||Quarantine certificate (rabies vaccination dateshould be clearly specified)or Rabies vaccination certificate||If the pet has been vaccinated against rabies at least 30 days prior to entry into Korea : less than one day||Quarantine certificate or Health certificate||: less than one day|
|If the pet has been vaccinated against rabies within 30 days prior to entry into Korea
: The pet will be confined until 30 days from the date of rabies vaccination less than one day
|Rabies- free country / region||Quarantine certificate or Rabies vaccination certificate|| less than one day
* Rabies-free country/region : Japan, Taiwan, Cyprus, Australia, New Zealand, Portugal, Iceland, Guam, Hawaii, Samoa, Cayman Islands, French Polynesia, Martinique, Reunion Island, Wallis & Futuna, Albania, Dominican Republic, Macedonia, Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Switzerland.
Certificate issued by : Quarantine certificate : issued by the responsible government agency (e.g.; Official Veterinary Services) of the country of export
Rabies vaccination certificate, Health certificate : issued by veterinary clinic : 由临床兽医签发
Other pets (Bird, Rabbit, Hamster, Ferret etc.)
* For further information (e.g. Import-prohibition countries/regions, etc.) - Please contact NVRQS or animal quarantine office, Incheon international airport (032-740-2660~2)
Meat including beef, pork, lamb, chicken
Meat products including ham, sausage, jerky, soy boiled beef/pork, boiled meat, canned food
Animal based products including young antlers of a deer, bones and dried blood
Egg products including eggs, albumen and egg powder
Dairy products including milk, cheese and butter
Carry-on animal products may be eligible for release only after official veterinary inspection if they originate in Import-permission countries/regions and be accompanied by the 'Quarantine certificate' which meet the Korean ‘Import Health Requirement' issued by the responsible government agency (e.g. Official Veterinary Services) of the country of export. (For further information about ‘Import Health Requirement'; http://www.nvrqs.go.kr )
It is prohibited to bring livestock goods into Korea from countries/regions where livestock epidemic outbreaks or related cases exist, such as Foot and Mouth Disease or Avian Influenza cases, etc.
‘Import-prohibition countries/regions’ may change depending on the livestock epidemic situation of the exporting country. For further information - Please contact NVRQS or animal quarantine office, Incheon international airport (032-740-2660~2)
If you fail to declare any animal or animal product, you will be fined up to 5 million won