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Hierarchy Level


Specify how routes are imported into the routing table (routing-instance-name.inet.0) of the local device from the remote device. If the value vrf is specified for the instance-type statement included in the routing instance configuration, this statement is required.

You can configure multiple import policies on the device.


If the instance type is vrf, vrf-import is a required statement. The default action is to accept.


policy-names—Names for the import policies.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

routing-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release  7.4.

Support at the following hierarchy levels introduced in Junos OS Release 20.3R1 on QFX Series switches: [edit protocols evpn interconnect] and [edit routing-instances routing-instance-name protocols evpn interconnect].