Relocating Your Pet

The following guidelines must be followed when importing an animal into Barbados:

  • An import permit must be obtained from the Chief Veterinary Officer before the importation of all animals, reptiles and birds.
  • A Veterinary Officer must examine the animal before it is allowed to leave customs.
  • Dogs and cats must be free of any communicable disease. These animals may be imported by permit directly from the UK, Ireland, Jamaica, St.Kitts - Nevis, Antigua, St.Lucia and St.Vincent.
  • Cats and dogs originating from all other countries must undergo 6 months quarantine in Britain after which time an import permit can be secured.
Contact Details
Address : Coconut Walk Rockley,
Christ Church, Barbados
Phone : (246) 826-6131
Fax : (246) 419-4510