It is not allowed to introduce meat and meat products from Svalbard to the mainland. Game meat from hunting on Svalbard are exempt from the prohibition on certain conditions.

The prohibition against introducing meat and meat products from Svalbard to the mainland is also meat that can be purchased in stores.

 

Exceptions for game meat

 


There is an exemption from the prohibition of game from hunting on Svalbard. It's allowed to bring a maximum of five kilograms game meat per person.


Importation of meat and meat products is regulated by the Regulation on the prohibition of the importation of animals and infected objects and of Regulation (EC) No. 745/2005, see links below.