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Procedure NameExportation of unregistered pesticides.
Issuing Agency: Ministry of Agriculture
Incumbent Office Name: Pesticides Control Board
Address: Pest Control Board
Address: Bvumbwe, Malawi
City of Malawi


Procedure Step Description Required Documents
1 Exporter needs to fill an application form.  
2 The Pesticide must be registered or registered first before it can be exported (There is a booklet that is released periodically containing registered Pesticides).      
3 The Exporter must furnish information about the Pesticide.  
4 Applicant must bring dossier (sample of the Pesticide to be exported) for verification  
5 The sample is sent to Bvumbwe (Head Office) where Laboratory Technicians examine them.  
6 The Board sits to recommend or Not recommend  
7 Permit is issued upon recommendation and where there is no recommendation the Board informs the applicant in writting with the reasons there to.   
8 Prescribed fees must be paid at all times  


Process Map


The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
Permit to Import, Manufacture and use unregistered Pesticides15-03-201615-03-2016Pesticides Control BoardThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Licence requirement to export un registered pesticides.Export Permit RequirementPesticides Control BoardAn unregistered pesticide can be manufactured and exported if one has a licence to that effect NonePesticides Act (35:04)31-12-9999Good