TO OUR VALUED CLIENTS
PAHC will suspend all laboratory testing from July 16 to 18, 2014.
However, samples may still be submitted.
Testing will resume on July 21, 2014.
For Rabies test, you may have the option to bring samples to RITM-DOH in Alabang, Muntinlupa City.
(or call 842-2828)
Please be informed that under the Memorandum issued by the Officer-in-Charge Assistant Director Dr. Angel Antonio B. Mateo on 08 November 2012, the following is the new procedure for Animal Feeds Standard Division (AFSD) application for registration:
All applicants or their official liaison/representative, and guests, unless with official appointment, are hereby informed of the policy on “first come - first served basis”. The parties concerned shall be given a number by the assigned Security Guard upon log-in. The Central Receiving Officer shall call the numbers consecutively and clients shall submit their documents for registration.
This procedure shall take effect starting Monday, 12 November 2012.
NOTICE TO ALL EXPORTERS:
PLEASE BE INFORMED THAT UNDER DA-AO NO. 9, SERIES OF 2010, SPS IMPORT CLEARANCE MUST BE ISSUED BY THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY (BAI) PRIOR TO THE IMPORTATION OF ANIMAL AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS (i.e. MEAT, FEED INGREDIENTS, DAIRY PRODUCTS, etc.)
INTO THE PHILIPPINES THAT IN NO CASE SHALL THE DATE OF LOADING AT THE PORT OF ORIGIN AS SPECIFIED IN THE BILL OF LADING BE EARLIER THAN THE ISSUANCE OF THE SPS IMPORT CLEARANCE; OTHERWISE THE SHIPMENT SHALL BE SUBJECT TO CONFISCATION PROCEDURES.
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC:
THIS IS TO WARN THE PUBLIC THAT THE NATIONAL VETERINARY QUARANTINE SERVICES (NVQS) UNDER THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY (BAI) OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, WHICH REGULATES THE MOVEMENT OF ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS THROUGH THE ISSUANCE OF VETERINARY QUARANTINE CLEARANCE AND OTHER PERMITS, DOES NOT ACCEPT PAYMENT FOR ISSUANCE OF PERMIT TO IMPORT PETS IN THE PHILIPPINES THROUGH WESTERN UNION OR OTHER LOCAL BANKS. PAYMENT FOR OFFICIAL TRANSACTIONS FOR THE IMPORT OF PETS INSIDE THE COUNTRY SHOULD ONLY BE DONE AT THE BAI CENTRAL OFFICE UPON APPLICATION OF PERMIT OR AT ANY QUARANTINE OFFICE UPON ARRIVAL OF PETS AT THE AIRPORT.
ANY TRANSACTION/PAYMENT DONE THROUGH WESTERN UNION OR OTHER BANKS IS NOT ALLOWED BY THE NVQS OR BY THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY.
TO : ALL BUREAUS, ATTACHED AGENCIES AND CORPORATION,
OFFICES AND DA-RFUs OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
SUBJECT : 8TH NATIONAL OBSERVANCE FOR ANIMAL WELFARE WEEK CELEBRATION