The Equine Interstate Event Permit (Equine Passport) allows horse owners to obtain a permit equivalent to a health certificate, but valid for six months. Tennessee horses may travel in, to and through the following states with a current Tennessee Equine Interstate Event Permit and Coggins Test Form: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.
Tennessee horse owners may submit the following for a new permit:
Renewal applications must include all of the above with the exception of the photos.
Documents may be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax to (615) 837-5250, or mail to:
Tennessee Dept. of Agriculture
Consumer & Industry Services / Equine Permit
PO Box 40627
Nashville, TN 37204
The equine passport is valid for six months. Travel records must be in the owner/transporter's possession with each equine movement.