Certificates of Veterinary Inspection

Ordering Options

There are several ways to order Certificates of Veterinary Inspection (CVIs). CVIs, also known as health certificates and passports, include Certificates of Veterinary Inspection – Large Animals, Equine Certificates of Veterinary Inspection, and Equine Interstate Movement Passports.

The table below summarizes information about the different order methods. Click on an order method for details.

Veterinarians may purchase health certificates for pets/companion animals by contacting the Texas Veterinary Medical Association at 512-452-4224.

Important: Notice about accreditation and health certificate orders

Order Method CVI Format Processing Time Shipping Time Payment Method(s) Convenience Fee
Order By Mail Paper 1 business day upon receipt of order form 2-3 business days via Lonestar Overnight (in Tx) Check or money order None
Order Online Paper 1 business day after placing order 2-3 business days via Lonestar Overnight (in Tx) Credit card or
electronic check
$3 per book
Issue Online using TAHC eCVI Electronic None None Credit card or electronic check $7 per certificate + Texas.gov convenience fee
Issue Online using an approved vendor Electronic Contact vendor directly.

If you have questions or need additional information about ordering health certificates, please contact TAHC at 1-800-550-8242 Ext. 788.


Online — Books of Health Certificates:

Online — e-CVIs from TAHC eCVI:

Online — e-CVIs from third-party vendors: