Forms and Policies
Export declarations and Public Health Service (PHS) import permits for biological materials are available below. Please complete, sign and date the application forms. You may fax the application forms to (301) 480-0671. Permits will be issued within 24 to 48 hours.
Questions should be directed to the NIH QPSO at (301) 496-2960. NIH researchers may submit the CDC 75-3 or NIH-2388 to the QPSO via fax at (301) 480-0671, or e-mail at QPSO@mail.nih.gov. More information about export declarations and import permits.
The following resources provide more information on shipping biological materials: