Permit to Import Wild Species

Name of the Service

Permit to Import Wild Species

  Ministry and Directorate

Environment Authority / Department of Biological Diversity

  Service details

  • Importers & Exporters.
  • The Permit is valid for 6 months.
  • Any permit form allows a maximum of 4 types.
  • Individuals are allowed a maximum of 6 samples of one type for non-commercial reasons.
  • Companies can export an unlimited number of samples, unless the reason of the import is trade, in which case the maximum is 200 samples.
  • CITES Certificate.
  • Expiry Certificate.
  • Approval of the permits shall be within two hours of the application, during the official working hours and for seven days a week (All days).
  • Release of Shipment round the clock, non-stop 24 hours; i.e. the release of the shipment submitted shall be within two hours of submitting the goods for the inspection of the relevant authority.
  • OMR 5