Register as an importer of ornamental aquatic animals

Applicant Details

Details of facility at which fish will be kept

Register Categories

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Applicant Details


Facilities to be registered
Facility TypeAddress

Category / Categories of Registration

Registered in the following categories of the register


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Exemptions may apply from time to time where a small number of pet fish are being relocated from one EU Member State to another and where these are destined for a completely bio-secure holding facility. Please contact the Marine Institute for details.
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Your registration number will be forwarded to you in due course. ONLY registered importers may legally import ornamental fish, molluscs and crustacea as and from 1st January 2010.