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The Border Control Post in Vaalimaa is open only on WEDNESDAYS from 10:00 to 14:00 from 16-27.8. 2021

On 21 April 2021, the new EU animal health law will enter into force and e.g. there will be changes to the health certificate models. Transition period: The animal health certificate has a transitional period until 15.1.2022. Until then, health certificates for dogs, cats and ferrets may comply with Regulation 2019/294 / EU.

Please ensure the current conditions regarding e.g. transport vehicles also from Customs

Animal recipient, please have your own mask to cover mouth and nose for inspection!

OPENING HOURS OF THE VETERINARY BORDER INSPECTION POST AT VAALIMAA ROAD

Veterinary border inspections will be carried out at Vaalimaa veterinary border inspection post on Monday, Thursday and Friday between 9.00 and 14.45pm.

The importer must always agree the border inspection time with the border veterinarian. Importer must wait for the confirmation from the border veterinarian for the border inspection by e-mail.

NB! Please always contact the border veterinarian in advance: vaalimaa@ruokavirasto.fi.

The Veterinary Border inspection Post at HELSINKI-VANTAA AIRPORT

Appointment must be booked in advance with border veterinarian: email: lentoasema@ruokavirasto.fi, tel. +358 50 337 1893.

Page last updated 8/27/2021