Notification of Intended Hive Importation

THIS APPLICATION IS NOT A LEGAL HONEY BEE ENTRY PERMIT

Pursuant to 6 V.S.A. §3032: bees, used equipment, or colonies shall not be brought into the State of Vermont unless approved by the Secretary, by permit.

Anyone responsible for transporting bees, nucs, packages, colonies or used beekeeping equipment into the State is required to complete this application. 

The completed Notification of Intended Hive Importation form must be submitted at least 14 days prior to arrival into Vermont.

Additionally, a valid health certificate from the state of origin shall be provided to the state Apiculturist, prior to arrival. 

 

If you have multiple shipment dates- indicate the earliest date here. Additional dates can be listed in the "Additional Information" box below
Use this comment box to indicate any additional important information, like multiple ship dates, etc.
If you need a certificate, provide the number of colonies you will be moving and the destination address

Contact Information

Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets

116 State Street
Montpelier, Vt 05620-2901
802.828.2430

 

Program Contacts

  • Media Inquiries                      802.622.4662
  • Licensing & Registration        802.828.2436
  • Business Development          802.828.1619
  • Feed, Seed, Fertilizer & Lime  802.828.2431
  • Working Lands                    802.622.4477
  • Public Health & Resource Management                802.828.2431
  • Laboratory                                  802.585.6073
  • Animal Health                        802.828.2421
  • Dairy                              802.828.2433
  • Consumer Protection / Weights & Measures                           802.828.2433
  • Produce Program                  802.522.7811
  • Meat Inspection                    802.828.2426
  • Water Quality                               802.828.2431
    • Farmer Assistance                    802.622.4098
    • Enforcement                                802.828.2431
    • Reports                                      802.272.0323
    • BMP's                                      802.828.3474
  • Act 250                          802.828.2431 
  • Pesticide                        802.828.2431