Pets Legalisation Service

For your pet to travel to the UK without the need for quarantine, insure they have the correct identification documents, vaccinations and treatments. Changes to the pet travel scheme came into effect on 29 December 2014, with a new pet travel Regulation.

LINK TO GOV.UK – + Bringing your pet dog, cat or ferret to the UK

If your pets are traveling abroad outside of Europe on a permanent basis, they require the legalisation of various DEFRA/APHA documents.

LINK TO GOV.UK – APHA + Animal and Plant Health Agency

LINK TO GOV.UK – DEPFRA + Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs

Some of the countries may require that the animal is shipped within 3 days of the Veterinary Officer signing off the Export Health Certificate.

A great website that may be of interest with the article:

6 Things To Remember When Travelling With Your Dog


Our Apostille services can turn your document around in 24hrs giving you peace of mind. – Same day Legalisation Service