Singapore Endangered Species (Import and Export) Act

  • General Information

Under the Endangered Species (Import and Export) Act, the import and export of CITES-listed plants and animals including their parts and derivatives require a permit from the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA). Singapore became a Signatory to CITES in November 1986 and the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority is the Management Authority responsible for the implementation and enforcement of CITES in Singapore.


  • Contact Details

Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority (headquarters)
5 Maxwell Road,
#01-01 / #02-03 / #03-00 / #04-00 / #18-00
Tower Block, MND Complex
Singapore 069110
Tel: +65 63257625
Fax: +65 62235383


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