Government support for entrepreneurs

CITES permit and CITES certificate

This information is provided by: Netherlands Enterprise Agency

Worldwide, there are more than 35,000 species of animals and plants, which are designated as protected species. If you want to own, transport or trade in protected animals or plants (or their parts or products), you must comply with the rules specified in the Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species in wild flora and fauna (CITES). For some of these activities you require a CITES permit or CITES certificate. In the Netherlands, you can apply for these documents to the Netherlands Enterprise Agency's Service Counter (Dutch).

This information is provided by:

Netherlands Enterprise Agency