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Procedure NameDeclaration of goods for Export


Issuing Agency: Malawi Revenue Authority
Incumbent Office Name: Malawi Revenue Authority
Address: Head Office
  Malawi Revenue Authority
  Private Bag 247
  Msonkho House
Phone:  0888345735
Fax  (265) 01 822 302
email ckawalewale@Malawi Revenue



Procedure steps Description Required Document
1 Exporter requested for forms to be filled  
2 Checks the type of commodity to be exported   
3 Commercial exports for less than Mwk 500,000 form 38 (Minor Exports), commercial exports more than Mwk 500,000 Form 12  
4 Temporary exportation Form 48  
5 Exporter submits forms to Customs officers  
6 Customs Officers inspects commodity being exported  
6.1 If the commodity is prohibited for exportation it is seized  
6.2 Export permit given  



The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
CD 1 Form- Exchange Control10-11-201509-03-2016Malawi Revenue AuthorityThis is Dowload File
Application for Minor Export MRA17-02-201616-08-2016Malawi Revenue AuthorityThis is Dowload File
An export permit issue to travellers to declare personal effects.10-03-201610-03-2016Malawi Revenue AuthorityThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Minor exportsDeclarationMalawi Revenue AuthorityExports by Road, Air, Post and other exports of a value not exceeding USD1,000.00 Regulation of exports Customs and Excise Act(42:01)31-12-9999Good
Outward clearance of AircraftsDeclarationMalawi Revenue AuthorityAircraft departing to foreign Port are required to submit a declaration to Customs Notification of departure of aircraft and statement of stores on board Customs and Excise Act(42:01)31-12-9999Good
Declaration requirement for outward Clearance of motor vehiclesDeclarationMalawi Revenue AuthorityPerson in charge of any vehicle departing to a foreign port is required to make adeclaration to Customs Control of vehicles departing to foreign port Customs and Excise Act(42:01)31-12-9999Good