Important information for pet owners wishing to move to North Cyprus. To import animals into the territory of the UK, you need to collect a package of documents at home and do all the medical manipulations. Pets can only arrive at Ercan Airport. Crossing the border from South Cyprus to North Cyprus is prohibited. The Law on Veterinary Services No. 5/2017, which regulates the rules concerning veterinary services, entered into force after publication in the Official Gazette on 2 February 2017. The fee charged for the import permit for animals:

- Import permit ((the certificate can contain up to 5 pets) 200,00 TL

- Inspection (for all animals accompanied by a passenger)) 150,00 TL Import Permit Application Form:

Address of the Veterinary Service: Dr. Fazıl Küçük Bulvarı, Lefkoşa, KKTC Phones: +90 392 22 53 551, +90 392 22 53 751 Fax: +90 392 22 53 536 E-mail:

Imported cats and dogs must be older than 3 months

Veterinary passport for each of the animals.