with Animals

Departure

Prepare before departures

Before leaving the country with a companion animal (dog, cat, etc.), please check with the destination country’s animal quarantine agency or its embassy in Korea as countries vary in required documents.

Arrival

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Type Information
Prepare before traveling
  • When you are bring a companion animal (dog/cat) from abroad to Korea, you must present an inspection certificate by the government agency handling animal inspection in the origin country.

There are animal documents required when bringing in pets from Australia or Malaysia, so prepare the documents in advance.

On board
  • Fill out the customs form (Traveler Possession Declaration Form) handed out by a crewmember.
Animal Inspection
  • Before passing through the Customs desk, present the officer with the inspection certificate by the government agency handling animal inspection in the origin country for the companion animal (dog/cat).
  • If you do not have the appropriate inspection certificate, the animal becomes subject to deportation.
  • The animal will be put in deportation proceedings in the absence of an inspection certificate, and if the certificate does not provided necessary information, the animal will be subject to off-site quarantine.

Animal quarantine inspection

Refer to the website's reporting/notice page on Animal Inspection.

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