An import facility must be registered in the NAIT system as a NAIT location and will be issued a NAIT number. The PICA at the import facility must tag and register all animals received at the facility. When registering the animals, you'll need the:
If you're sending animals from an import facility, you must record a sending movement in the NAIT online system.
Quarantine and exporting facilities must be registered in the NAIT system as a NAIT location and will be issued a NAIT number. Movements to a quarantine block or export facility are to be recorded as normal.
In the case of a live export, you are exempt from making an animal exit declaration (required usually on death, loss or export) at the farm or transitional facility if a number of conditions are met and included in a declaration.
A transitional facility is:
The declaration must be made:
The declaration must contain:
The PICA at the animal’s final point in New Zealand is required to update the animal’s status to 'exported'. This is done in the NAIT system as a normal animal update.