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Procedure NameCOMESA Simplified Trade Regime.
Description
Issuing Agency: Malawi Revenue Authority
Incumbent Office Name: Malawi Revenue Authority
Address: Head Office
  Malawi Revenue Authority
  Private Bag 247
  Msonkho House
Phone:  0888950012
Fax  (265) 01 822 302
email lkachala@mra.mw
website www.mra.mw

 

Steps Description Required Documents
1 Importer arrives at the border and values his goods   
2 Importer checks to see if the goods he intends to import are on the STR list of products  
2.1 If the goods exist on the list the importer  proceeds to the CBTA offices and submits STR declaration and certificate  of origin  
2.2 If the goods are not on the list the importer proceed to submit form 12 and all mandatory documents to customs and proceed with clearance  
3 CBTA official verifies that the consignment meets the STR requirements.  
3.1 If the consignment meets the STR requirements the CBTA officer submits STR declaration and all mandatory documents to customs  
3.2 If the consignment does not meet the STR requirements the consignment it is  refered to customs for further checks  
4 Customs officer enters declaration into ASYCUDA  
5 ASYCUDA produces an invoice based on the declaration entered  
6 Importer settles the invoice through a designated bank  
7 Release order issued to importer  

 

CategoryProcedure

The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
Application for Simplified Trade Regime Form06-11-201505-08-2016Malawi Revenue AuthorityThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measure/s:
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity To
Simplified trade regime for cross border traders- ZimbabweSimplified Trade RegimeMalawi Revenue AuthorityCross border trader with goods under the value of a USD1000 can import/export from Malawi to Zimbabwe under the Simplified Trade RegimeTo promote cross-border tradeCustoms and Excise (Amendment) (No. 5) Regulations, 2008 {Simplified Trade Regime Regulation (42:01)}.31-12-9999
Simplified trade regime for crossborder traders- ZambiaSimplified Trade RegimeMalawi Revenue AuthorityCross border trader with goods under the value of a USD1000 can import/export from Malawi to Zambia under the Simplified Trade Regime To promote cross-border trade Customs and Excise (Amendment) (No. 5) Regulations, 2008 {Simplified Trade Regime Regulation (42:01)}.31-12-9999