Requirements

A list of requirements you need to meet when exporting semen and embryos (germplasm).

Laboratory requirements

All laboratories that test live animals, semen and embryos for export must operate under the Recognised Laboratory Programme.

Notices

Animal Products (Export Approved Premises) Notice 2011
Notice
Animal Products (Recognised Agencies and Persons Specifications) Notice 2015
Notice
Animal Products Notice: Official Assurances Specifications for Animal Material and Animal Products
Notice

Codes of Practice

Export Verification Programme

Live Animal and Germplasm Export Verification Programme
Official Assurance Programme

OMARs and export certificate templates

To view the password protected Export Certificate Templates, click the '+' next to the OMAR for your commodity and country of destination.

Registered users having trouble logging in to view the templates, or who want more information, can email animalexports@mpi.govt.nz

If you're a new user, complete and return the form to request access to the templates.

View all other commodity OMARs and Export Certificate Templates

View the export certificate templates determined and revoked

Tips - try using:
  • one word for precise results - for example, alligator
  • multiple words for broader results. For example, alligator meat returns documents with either alligator or meat
  • quotation marks to search a specific term - for example, 'alligator meat' returns documents with the exact phrase 'alligator meat'
Published after date must be later than or the same as Published before date.
Published before date must be earlier than or the same as Published after date.
Bovine Embryos (in vivo) to the Republic of South Africa - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos (In-Vivo) to Argentina - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine embryos (in-vivo) to Colombia - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos (in-vivo) to Kenya – OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to Australia - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to Canada - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to Chile - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine embryos to Costa Rica - Export Certificate
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to Costa Rica - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine embryos to European Union - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to Republic of Vanuatu - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to the People's Republic of China - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to Uruguay - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
Bovine Embryos to West Malaysia - OMAR
Overseas Market Access Requirement (OMAR)
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