The Vaalimaa Veterinary Border inspection Post (BIP) is open from 1.4.2016 only on Mon, Thu, Fri from 9 am. to 2:45 pm.
The importer must always agree in advance the border inspection time with the border veterinarian. Importer must wait for the confirmation from the border veterinarian for the border inspection by e-mail.
Opening times of the Vaalimaa Veterinary Border Inspection Post during summer time 2016
Due to the summer vacations from 1. August to 9. September 2016 (weeks 31 – 35) we ask importers to avoid import of products or animals belongs under the veterinary border inspection from Russia via Vaalimaa BIP. In case of compulsory situation veterinary border inspection is possible to perform only on Thursdays. The importer must also in these cases agree in advance the border inspection time with the border veterinarian, who will come from Helsinki to do the inspection.