Commodity


Chapter
30 PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS

Sub Chapter
3003 Medicaments (excluding goods of heading 30.02, 30.05 or 30.06) consisting of two or more constituents which have been mixed together for therapeutic or prophylactic uses, not put up in measured doses or in forms or packings for retail sale:

Sub Heading
300331 - Containing alkaloids or derivatives thereof (excluding those containing hormones or other products of heading 29.37 or antibiotics):

Code
30033100 MEDICAMENTS OF INSULIN, NOT FOR RETAIL SALE

 

Tariffs


Displaying 1-12 of 12 result(s).
Country GroupGroup DescriptionActivityTariff RateUnitValid FromValid To
FULLNON PREFERENTIALImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
MFNMOST FAVOURED NATION (WTO)Import0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
COMESACOMESAImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
SADCSADC (EXCL. RSA)Import0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
RSARSA (SOUTH AFRICA)Import0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
PORPORTUGALImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
BTABOTSWANA TRADE AGREEMENTImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
ZIMZIMBABWE TRADE AGREEMENTImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
COZCOMESA FREE TRADE AREAImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
MOZMOZAMBIQUE TRADE AGREEMENTImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
EXCISEEXCISEImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018
VAT (IMP)IMPORT VATImport0kg01-07-201730-06-2018

 

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Medicine import licences Licensing Requirement Poisons Board of Malawi Any person importing any medicinal product must apply for a product licence. To have an assurance that the port in which the person is importing is a registered port and in order to check the quality of products authorized to enter. Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Act (35:01) 31-12-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Application for a medicine importation license. Application for a Medicine Importation License Under Pharmacy Medicines and Poisons Act. Section 35, 36, 37, 38, 38, 39,40,41,66. Procedure View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Medicine export licences Licensing Requirement Poisons Board of Malawi Any person exporting any medicinal product into malawi must apply for a product licence. To make sure that the manufacturer is able to meet the required medicinal standards. Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Act (35:01) 31-12-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Application for a medicine exportation license. Application for a Medicine Exportation License Under Pharmacy Medicines and Poisons Act. Section 35, 36, 37, 38, 38, 39,40,41,66. Procedure View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Exemptions in medicine import licences Licensing Requirement Poisons Board of Malawi The importation of a medicinal product by any person for administration to himself or to any persons who are members of his household, or the importation of a medicinal product where it is specially imported by or to the order of a medical practitioner or dentist for administration to his patient can be made without a licence provided that in either case the quantity imported is not too much. This is mainly done in cases where a patient is stabilised on a certain brand of medication not available in Malawi and where the doctor advises that such medication should continue to be administered to the patient. Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Act (35:01) 31-12-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Application for an exemption to medicine license. Application for an Exemption to Medicine License Under Pharmacy Medicines and Poisons Act. Section 36 (g). Procedure View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Containers, package, and identification of medicinal products Labelling Requirement Poisons Board of Malawi All medicinal products for the purpose of selling or supplying must be in a container or package and properly labelled. Identifies the product to know the type medicine; Offers guidance in use and storage of the product. Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Act (35:01) 31-12-9999

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Application for registration and retention of registration of medicinal products Registration Requirement Poisons Board of Malawi Every applicant must, without delay, inform the Board either before or after the registration of a medicinal product whether the medicinal product is to be imported as a finished product into Malawi, or re-labelled. or repackaged or dealt with in any other manner, in Malawi. This applies in countries where medicine ingredients are found in several countries and medicines are shipped to them at different levels of manufacturing. Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Act (35:01) 31-12-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Application for registration of medicinal products. Application for Registration of medicinal Products Under Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons (Fees and Forms) Regulations. Rule 13(3) and (4). Procedure View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Importation of medicinal products with less than one-half of shelf-life Prohibition Poisons Board of Malawi No person can, without the prior written approval of the Board, import into Malawi any medicinal product which has less than one-half of its shelf-life remaining upon arrival in Malawi. Malawi should not be a dumping ground for medicines and to avoid exploitation of donors sending too much medication in Malawi. "package", in relation to any medicinal products, means any box, packet or other article in which one or more containers of the medicinal products are or are to be enclosed, and where any such box, packet or other article is or is to be enclosed in one or more other boxes, packets or articles in question, the collective number thereof; Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Act (35:01) 31-12-9999

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Restriction of exports and imports on coca leaves, indian hemp and raw opium Licensing Requirement Ministry of Health No person is allowed to import into or export from Malawi, Coca leaves, Indian Hemp and Raw Opium or plants from which such drugs are derived, without a licence. See Section 17 ,of the Dangerous Act, 1956 Dangerous Drugs Act (35:02) 31-12-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Application for a licence to import and export coca leaves, indian hemp and raw opium. Restriction of Exports and Imports on Coca Leaves, Indian Hemp and Raw Opium under Dangerous Drugs Act, 1956. Section 4,44 Procedure View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Permission to export dangerous drugs to another country Permit Requirement Ministry of Health If coca leaves, indian hemp, raw opium, prepared opium, medicinal opium, cocaine, morphine and any other similar drugs' preparation permitted under the law of any country outside Malawi to be exported from there to any destination outside Malawi is brought into Malawi, no person must cause or procure such drugs preparation to be diverted to any other destination unless he has been issued with a permit. Permission required Dangerous Drugs Act (35:02) 31-12-9999

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Import restrictions on dangerous drugs Registration Requirement Ministry of Health A person must not import or export any drug by ordinary or registered letter post. Registration requirement Dangerous Drugs Act (35:02) 31-12-9999

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Export restrictions on dangerous drugs Licensing Requirement Ministry of Health Any person exporting a drug which is to be exported in one package must place the duplicate licence to export that drug inside the outer wrapper of that package; And where the drugs are to be exported in more than one package, the exporter must place the duplicate licence to export that drug inside the outer wrapper of one package, consecutively number on the outer wrapper all the packages in which the drug is contained, and indicate on each package the number of the package in which the duplicate licence is to be found. A license is required Dangerous Drugs Act (35:02) 31-12-9999