Search Measures, Standards and Special Requirements


A measure is a specific import or export requirement that applies to a commodity or to certain types of products. Typically a measure requires permits or licenses to be obtained from the relevant government agency prior to importing or exporting the goods. You can find out what measures are currently in force in Malawi using the search feature below.


Here you will find information on Malawi's own standards that businesses and traders operating in Malawi can choose to apply to the products they deal in. You can see the products to which standards apply and the relevant legal documents by searching for ‘National Standards’ below. 

Special Requirements

By using the search facilities below you will also be able to look up any generic requirements associated with specific commodities or products, such as the need to register to import certain products.

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NameEnforced ByTypeValidity FromValidity To
Entry of goods in transitMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-198931-12-9999
Entry of goods for use as stores in vessels, or aircraftMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-197031-12-9999
EPZ-Requirement for Registration of an Export Enterprise Certificate.Ministry of Industry and TradeExport Registration requirements01-01-199531-12-9999
Goods imported by PostMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-197031-12-9999
Cargo imported through Airfreight licenceesMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-197031-12-9999
Entry of goods into a Bonded warehouseMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-200531-12-9999
EPZ-Restrictions on TradingMinistry of Industry and TradePermit Requirement01-01-199531-12-9999
Entry of goods for exportationMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-197031-12-9999
Minor exportsMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-200531-12-9999
Registration of temporary exportsMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-200531-12-9999