The entry rules for cats entering the UK from qualifying EU and non-EU countries and territories make it easy for you to take your cat on holiday. If you are unsure about the rules of Pet Travel Scheme speak to your usual vet or contact the PETS Helpline: 0870 241 1710 (Monday to Friday – 08.30 to 17.00 UK time)
Please note that cats are required to travel only with an Approved Carrier and only on an Approved Route.
Read this Defra link about What cat owners need to do – ‘How to bring your cat into or back into the UK or Guernsey.
Also, visit this very useful page on pet travel from Heathrow Airport.
|Blood Test||Not Required|
|Pre-Entry Waiting Period||Required|
|Length of waiting||21 days after vaccination for Rabies|
|Tick treatment||Not Required|
|Tapeworm treatment||Not Required|
For more information contact us or the PETS Helpline: 0870 241 1710 (Monday to Friday – 08.30 to 17.00 UK time).