Non Tariff Measures

30 Day On-Farm Quarantine Area (Live Animals)

ATR Reference: Quarantine requirements
UN Code: A86
NTM Type: Quarantine Requirement

Issuing Agency

Department of Finance
  • 5 Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, 1128 Metro Manila
  • 8528 2240 local 1302/1304 or 8528-2240 local 11501 to 11504
  • 89282429, 89281778


Importers of live animals must have an on-farm quarantine area. The imported animal must be quarantined for 30 days.

Governing Law: Administrative Order No. 9 Series of 2010:

Rules and Regulations Governing the Importation of Agricultural and Fish and Fishery/Aquatic Products, Fertilizers, Pesticides and Other Agricultural Chemicals, Veterinary Drugs and Biological Products into the Philippines

Applicable Section: Section VI