Import and Export Licences and Permits for fish used for scientific research (≤ 24 fish)
How to access this service
Applicants are required to:
- Submit a written request for a permit to the Director of Fisheries.
- Submit a written request for an import permit to the Director of Fisheries.
- Obtain approval from the Minister (Minister’s Licence) for ornamental species such as goldfish, Japanese Higoi and Carp through written request to the Director of Fisheries.
- The applicant must inform the Division of his/ her intention to import/export their shipment at least 48 hrs before its departure as an officer of the Division must inspect the consignments at the port of entry/departure.
Species must not be listed as endangered and must meet CITES requirements (where applicable).