The list of designated regions
(countries and regions free from avian influenza)
As of November 1, 2017
Turkey was added to designated regions.
Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Malaysia
Australia, Northern Mariana Islands, Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga, New Zealand, Vanuatu, Palau, Hawaii, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Fiji
United States, Canada
Central and South America
Argentina, Uruguay, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guyana, Cuba, Guatemala, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Colombia, Jamaica, Suriname, Saint Christopher and Nevis, Chile, Saint Vincent, Trinidad and Tobago, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Brazil, Venezuela, Peru, Bolivia, Honduras, Martinique
Iceland, Ireland, Andorra, Republic of Uzbekistan ＊1, United Kingdom, Estonia, Austria, Netherlands＊2, Cyprus, Kyrgyz Republic, Georgia, Switzerland, Spain, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Denmark, Turkmenistan, Norway, Hungary, Finland , Bulgaria＊3, Belarus, Belgium, Poland, Portugal, Malta, Moldova, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein
United Arab Emirates, Oman, Qatar, Syria, Turkey, Bahrain
Algeria, Angola, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Gabon, Guinea, Kenya, Republic of Congo, Sao Tome and Principe, Zambia, Swaziland, Senegal, Somalia, Tanzania, Chad, Tunisia, Namibia, Botswana, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Morocco, Lesotho, Reunion
Please ask Quarantine Station for the latest information.
＊1 Import procedure from Republic of Uzbekistan has been suspended since July 15, 2014.
＊2 Import procedure from the Compartment 14 of Animal Health Municipalities which defined in the Avian Influenza Crisis manual of the Netherlands has been suspended since October 16, 2017.
＊3 Import procedure from Bulgaria has been suspended since October 19, 2017.