FAQs about CDC Regulations for the Importation of Nonhuman Primates (NHPs) into the United States

(42 Code of Federal Regulations [CFR] Part 71.53) – Importation of nonhuman primates into the United States.

Federal quarantine regulations (42 CFR Part 71.53) restrict the importation of NHPs into the United States. CDC’s Division of Global Migration and Quarantine carries out these regulations.