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Bringing Cats and Dogs (and other pets) to Australia
All cats and dogs being imported to Australia, whether it be for the first time or returning, must meet the standard DAFF import conditions.
Different DAFF import conditions apply for the importation of disability assistance dogs.
Further information relevant to animals other than cats and dogs is available on the website.
Byford Quarantine Station
The Byford Post Entry Quarantine Facility in Western Australia, which houses cats and dogs, has temporarily ceased the intake of animals until 31st May, 2013, in response to an unacceptable bushfire risk.
Prohibited Breed and Domestic Animal Hybrid Importer Declaration (previously known as the Importer Declaration)
The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Forestry wishes to advise all clients importing cats & dogs into Australia that, the Prohibited Breed and Domestic Animal Hybrid Importer Declaration must be completed by a person listed within the importer details of the import permit application form.read more alerts
For more information, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions page.
07 May 2013