Stansted Airport Border Inspection Post

The BIP handles livestock and products. Open 24 hours a day

Facility includes:

Animal Section

  • stabling
  • inspection area
  • quarantine unit
  • cattle race
  • loading docks
  • aircraft loading ramps
  • groom shower and changing facilities
  • DEFRA office

Products Section

  • receiving area
  • pallet receiving area
  • storage room
  • refrigeration for samples
  • DEFRA inspection room
  • DEFRA office

Other Services

  • aircraft handling / livestock charters
  • aircraft cleaning
  • horsestalls and penning systems
  • disinfection / cleaning

This facility has been designed, financed and constructed by Stansted Airport Border Inspection Post Limited. It is licensed by the BAA and approved by the EU, DEFRA, Local Authority and other appropriate bodies.


Full details, operational procedures and tariffs are available from:

Shane Stephens
Tel: +44 (0) 1279 680522

STANSTED BIP – Contact Information

Telephone: +44 (0) 1279 680522

General Information:
Product Information:

Postal address:

Long Term Car Park No. 3
First Avenue
Airport Northside
Stansted Airport
CM24 1RY