What documents do I need to bring?
Import permit for bull semen (copy)
For more information on how to obtain an import permit for bull semen, here.
Veterinary health certificate (copy)
From the country of origin.
Imported semen/embryo consignment release permit (copy)
Packing list (copy)
Preferential certificate of origin (copy)
EAC or COMESA or EU orAGOA or GSP certificate of origin.
The time taken during inspection will depend on the size of the consignment.
Waiting time in queue:
Attention at counter:
- Max. 1h.
Animal Diseases Act CAP 364
Sections 8, 14
Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary ParaProfessionals Act CAP 366
The inspector will draw samples from each container to confirm the liquid nitrogen level in the semen storage containers and the motility rate; the motility rate should be at least 60%. The semen should be fully submerged in the liquid nitrogen containers.