blue-check Amendments to regulations on quarantine of imported animals

Circular No. 09/2022/TT-BNNPTNT dated August 19th, 2022 of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on amendments to some Articles of Circulars on quarantine of terrestrial animals and animal products
Posted: 30/8/2022 1:43:16 PM | Latest updated: 17/10/2022 10:49:28 AM (GMT+7) | LuatVietnam: 5533 | Vietlaw: 582

This Circular amends, supplements to regulations on quarantine of imported animals and products thereof according to regulations at Circular No. 25/2016/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 (amended at Circular No. 35/2018/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 ). To be specific:

- Amendments to procedures, forms for registration of quarantine of imported animals as animal feed (Article 9a, form 20a Annex V of Circular No. 25/2016/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 );

- Addition of form of issuance of electronic certificate of quarantine (If there is an agreement between the Department of Animal Health and the competent authority of the exporting country) (Point c Clause 3 Article 19 of Circular No. 25/2016/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 );

- Addition of animal diseases subject to testing with regard to imported animals: African swine fever; lumpy skin disease on buffalo, cow (No. 5 Table 1 of Annex XI; No. 21 Table 1 of Annex XII);

- Amendments, supplements to inspection of pathogens of imported animals (point c Clause 1; point a, point b clause 2 Section II Appendix XII);

- Addition of regulations on taking samples for testing for quarantine of imported animals (section V Annex XII).

This Circular takes effect from October 6th, 2022.

To abrogate Article 12 of Circular No. 25/2016/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 and Article 2 of Circular No. 35/2018/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 .

Please be informed that the attachments are neither translated nor included in the English file.
See merged document No. 07/VBHN-BNNPTNT dated October 4th, 2022.

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