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Procedure NameApplication for permit to import pesticides.
Issuing Agency: Ministry of Agriculture
Incumbent Office Name: Pesticides Control Board
Address: Pest Control Board
Address: Bvumbwe, Malawi
City of Malawi


Steps Description Required Documents
1 Application for import only by the approved agent of the Registrant ( manufacturer of formulator of the product)  
2 Application is submitted to PCB  
3 PCB issues an import permit which is only valid for 6 weeks  
4 Pesticides at point of entry are inspected by the PCB inspector for conformity
5 If the pesticides is fine, it is released. If not it is detained or sent back  




The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
Permit to Import Pesticides under Pesticides Act17-02-201617-02-2016Ministry of AgricultureThis is Dowload File
Permit to Import registered Pesticides15-03-201615-03-2016Pesticides Control BoardThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Requirement that only registered pesticides are imported.Registration RequirementPesticides Control BoardAn importer is not allowed to import a pesticide which has not been registered. NonePesticides Act (35:04)31-12-9999Good