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Please read the following information carefully as it contains important details on pet transport to Finland.

1. Statutory authority

Pursuant to section 60 of the Animal Products Act 1999, I notify the following overseas market access requirements, entitled Non-commercial Dogs and Cats to Finland.

This notice takes effect from date of signing.

Dated at Wellington on this 29th day of April 2005.

Signed: Debbie Pearson
Director Preclearance
Biosecurity New Zealand
(pursuant to delegated authority)

2. Finland Requirements

Dogs and cats exported from New Zealand to Finland must comply with the import requirements of Finland listed in this notice as follows:

2.1 The certificate must be in English and well as Finish.

2.2 An official veterinarian of New Zealand must certify the following:

2.2.1 A microchip is implanted in the animal; (number, location, and date of implant).

2.2.2 The animal has been vaccinated against rabies; (manufacturer and name of vaccine, batch number, vaccination date, validity). The animal must be 3 months old at the time of rabies vaccination.

2.3 A local veterinarian of New Zealand must certify the following:

2.3.1 The animal has been treated, in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions, between 24-48 hours prior to departure with a praziquantel-based product effective against Echinococcus multilocularis; (manufacturer and name of product, date and time of treatment, name, details and signature of Veterinarian).

2.4 The export certificate must be accompanied by supporting documentation, or a certified copy of it, including vaccination details. This documentation must bear identification details of the animals concerned.

2.5 The animal must be first microchipped and then vaccinated against rabies

2.6 The animal can only be exported 21 days after the rabies vaccination.

3. Revocations

DOMANIEC.FIN 27.09.04 – dogs and cats to Finland is revoked and replaced by this OMAR notification.

4. Definitions

For the purposes of this document:

Any term or expression that is defined in the Animal Products Act 1999 and used, but not defined in this document, has the same meaning as in this Act.

Explanatory note

This OMAR is based on the EU regulations 998/2003.

Additional Information on OMAR Notification: DOMANIEC.FIN – 30.03.05

No import permit is required.

If the microchip does not comply with ISO standard 11784 or Annex A to ISO standard 11785, the owner or exporter responsible on behalf of the owner must provide the necessary means for reading the microchip at inspection in the importing country.

The export certificate is only valid for 4 months after the official vet has signed the certificate or until the expiry date of the vaccine, whichever is earlier.

The export certificate must be accompanied by supporting documentation, or a certified copy of it, including vaccination details. This documentation must bear identification details of the animals concerned.