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Live Animals Regulations (LAR)

The Global Standard for the Transportation of Live Animals by Air

Live Animals

    

The IATA Live Animals Regulations (LAR) is the global standard and the essential guide to transporting animals by air in a safe, humane and in a cost-effective manner. Whether you are a shipper, a freight forwarder, an airline, or an animal care professional, the LAR is a must for transporting animals humanely and in compliance with airline regulations and animal welfare standards.

What's Included

The LAR provides you access to the most current and efficient practices for your live animal cargo operations and an integral tool to achieve cost savings and avoid delays by guaranteeing your shipments are problem-free and compliant with international or local regulations. The LAR includes:

  • Up-to-date airline and government requirements pertaining to the transport of live animals
  • Requirements on handling, marking & labeling
  • Information on the necessary documentation needed when transporting live animals
  • A comprehensive classification of 1000’s of animal species along with the container specifications required for their transport.
  • Guidelines for the non-air transport of live animals and plants

Who needs the LAR? 

The LAR is a necessity for everyone involved in the transport of live animals regardless of the mode of transport. The LAR is specifically geared towards:

  • Commercial shippers
  • Pet shippers
  • Animal care professionals
  • Zoos
  • Ground handlers
  • Freight Forwarders
  • Airlines

Features of the eLAR

The eLAR, combines the full content of the LAR along with many features not available with the printed manual to help you find what you're looking for quickly and efficiently.

  • Ease-of-use – enhanced navigation, and sorting capabilities
  • Global search – global keyword search to quickly find what you're looking for
  • Tabs – open the manual in a new tab to create customized versions with favorites, mark ups such as annotations and highlights or simply to open in a dedicated section
  • Favorites – bookmark frequently referenced passages and sections for quick and easy access
  • Supporting documents section – access to downloadable fillable forms, checklists and special inserts.
  • Interactive Section 6.2 - filter, sort, and customize section 6.2 (the list of species) to your liking
  • Annual changes – identify everything that's changed in a section outlining all the regulatory changes incorporated in the given edition

If you are a large airline, freight forwarder or shipper and are interested in concurrent user licenses (floating licences) for your organization, contact custserv@iata.org for more information on pricing and requirements.

For More Information

For more information and to purchase your copy of the LAR email us at custserv@iata.org.

 
Product Details Buy Online!
Media: Printed Manual & eLAR Software Application (CD ROM) Combo
Edition: 2013/2014
Language: English
Regular Price: US$399
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details Buy Online!
Media: Printed Manual
Edition: 2013/2014
Language: English
Regular Price: US$239
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details Buy Online!
Media: Printed Manual & eLAR Software Application (CD ROM) Combo
Edition: 2015
Language: English
Regular Price: US$399
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details Buy Online!
Media: eLAR Software Application (CD ROM)
Edition: 2013/2014
Language: Multilingual (English, French, Spanish)
Regular Price: US$239
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details Buy Online!
Media: eLAR Software Application (CD ROM)
Edition: 2015
Language: Multilingual (English, French, Spanish)
Regular Price: US$255
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details Buy Online!
Media: Printed Manual
Edition: 2015
Language: English
Regular Price: US$249
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
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