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Entry and re-entry of pets from third countries to Austria Amended conditions for travelling with pets apply since 29.12.2014

Please note: New certificate applicable as from 6 November 2019.

Summary of the conditions regarding the entry of pets and the model of the required certificates and declarations applicable from 29th December 2014:

Information leaflet entry and re-entry with dogs, cats, ferrets and other pets when travelling from third countries to Austria (as of 1 April 2020) (PDF, 652 KB)


Declaration of the owner/authorised person on pets travelling with tourists (PDF, 133 KB)

The declaration can currently only be filled in online and printed.

 Declaration of the owner/authorised person relating to pets younger than 12 weeks or a not yet valid rabies vaccination (PDF, 1 MB)

 The declaration can be filled in online and printed or you can save a filled-in copy

Declaration of the owner/authorised person relating to pets in transit through countries not specifically named (PDF, 1 MB)

The declaration can be filled in online and printed or you can save a filled-in copy

Model certificate Annex IV of Reg. (EU) No 577/2013 as amended by Regulation (EU) 2019/1293, English (PDF, 676 KB)

Model certificate in Annex IV of Regulation (EU) No 577/2013 applicable from 06.11.2019 in English.

Model certificate Annex IV of Reg. (EU) No 577/2013 as amended by Regulation (EU) 2019/1293, German (PDF, 715 KB)

Model certificate in Annex IV of Regulation (EU) No 577/2013 applicable from 06.11.2019 in German.

 

Travelling with birds - specific conditions

Please note: Due to avian influenza there are different conditions applicable to birds accompanying tourists until further notice!

Import and re-import of ornamental birds when accompanying tourists

Information for travellers: Avian Influenza in Asia, Africa and several European countries

FAQ

FAQ: Entry and re-entry with pets form third countries (PDF, 381 KB)

Information pages with regard to travelling with pets

EU website Movement of Pets

Movement of pet dogs, cats, and ferrets between Member states of the EU, the EEA and Switzerland

Movement of other pets between Member states of the EU, the EEA and Switzerland

Additional information

Please note: BREXIT!

Important information regarding BREXIT! (PDF, 299 KB)

German Version

Einreise und Wiedereinreise mit Heimtieren aus Drittstaaten nach Österreich

approved date: 14 April 2020