In-Force Legislation

In force since Dec. 2014:

REGULATION (EU) No 576/2013 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCILof 12 June 2013 on the non-commercial movement of pet animals and repealing Regulation (EC) No 998/2003 

Directive 2013/31/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 amending Council Directive 92/65/EEC as regards the animal health requirements governing intra-Union trade in and imports into the Union of dogs, cats and ferrets

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 577/2013 (template of the Pet Passport)

Outdated since December 2014:

Regulation 998/2003 on non-commercial movement of cats, dogs and ferrets

Council Directive 92/65/EEC of 13 July 1992 laying down animal health requirements governing trade in and imports in the EU

Commission Decision n°2003/803/EC of 26 November 2003 establishing a model passport for the intra-Community movements of dogs, cats and ferrets, OJ L312 of 27.11.2003


Non-Legislative official documents

European Council


European Parliament

European Commission

Council of Europe

European Convention for the protection of pet animals, ETS 125