Register Ownership of Species Listed in CITES Appendices

Service Code


Service Description

Through this service you can register the live animal and plant species and their derivatives that listed in CITES convention appendices for the species imported or for the species breed in UAE and include it in the customer's account in the electronic system

Service Procedures
  1. Fill out the e-form
  2. Review the application and complete the procedures electronically
  3. The species registered and added to customer account balance electronically
Note: to start applying on the service, please register and signup to have your personal user name in the system
Target Audience
Individual Companies
Required Documents

For the species imported from outside of UAE in 2018 for all species:

Provide the following documents or one of them:

  • CITES import certificate from the UAE, including the appropriate identification marks. Or CITES export/re-export certificate from the exporting country, including the appropriate identification marks.

For the all species breed in UAE but didn’t registered in the electronic system:

  • A certificate of captive breeding in UAE, including the identification marks for each species.

For the Falcons species bred in UAE for the following cases (individuals, unknown falcons, falcons breed in private farms and house) and also all species with no documents: 

  • Attach the competent department approval.
Terms and Conditions
  1. The customer must have an account in the Ministry electronic system.
  2. This ownership is for local use and does not dispense with the issuance of the CITES certificate when the specimen is transferred outside the UAE.
  3. May be required bring or (brought) the species must be to the Customer Happiness Centres or to one of the facilities accredited by the Ministry to check the species data.
Used Forms

Request for Ownership Registration of species listed in CITES Appendices

Service Time

1 Working day