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Procedure NameExemption to export movable property.
Issuing Agency: Reserve Bank of Malawi
Incumbent Office Name: Reserve Bank of Malawi
Address: Reserve Bank of Malawi
P.O. Box 30063
City Centre
Lilongwe 3
Fax:  (265) (0) 1 772 752 /1 774 289
Phone: (265) (0) 1 770 600/1 771 600


Procedure Step Description Required Documents
1 Go to a commercial bank to pick up a free currency declarition form (CD1).     
2 The form should be completed and returned to the bank with a commercial invoice on the next day.        
3 After the creation of the CD1 form, a web based information is created which is shared by MRA and RBM  
4 Processing of the documentation takes a day, after which the form can be valid for six months.            
5 After the exportation, there is need of reconcillation in which MRA shares the information with RBM for RBM to validate.  



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
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Exemptions to export of moveable propertyExport Technical MeasuresMinistry of Trade Any person exporting goods that exceed 5000USD should make the required payment to the Malawi Revenue Authority. To make sure that every commodity being exported is paid for and the country is benefiting out of it. Exchange Control Act (45:01)31-12-9999Good