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
Prohibition to import or export diacetylmorphine Ministry of HealthProhibition28-12-200731-12-9999
Permission to export dangerous drugs to another countryMinistry of HealthPermit Requirement28-12-200731-12-9999
Import restrictions on dangerous drugsMinistry of HealthRegistration Requirement28-12-200731-12-9999
Export restrictions on dangerous drugsMinistry of HealthLicensing Requirement28-12-200731-12-9999
Salt to be iodisedMinistry of HealthProcessing history08-02-199531-12-9999
Labelling of salt importsMinistry of HealthLabelling Requirement10-02-199831-12-9999
Warranty of salt importsMinistry of HealthInspection requirement10-02-199831-12-9999
Packaging of saltMinistry of HealthLabelling, Marking and Packaging10-02-199831-12-9999
Transportation, storage and display of saltMinistry of HealthStorage and transport conditions10-02-199831-12-9999
Salt certificate of originMinistry of HealthRules of Origin10-02-199831-12-9999