Search Goods Measures 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.

Measures type
Displaying 21-30 of 376 result(s).
NameEnforced ByTypeValidity FromValidity To
Coriander, whole/groundMalawi Bureau of StandardsTechnical Standard21-03-201631-12-9999
Declaration of value of imported goodsMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-198931-12-9999
Declaration requirement for outward Clearance of motor vehiclesMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-197031-12-9999
Declaration requirement in relation to imports using entry into a Private SidingMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-197031-12-9999
Direct fuel importationMalawi Energy Regulatory AuthorityTechnical Standard28-12-200931-12-9999
EPZ- Exemption from Paying Duty.Ministry of Trade Export Technical Measures01-01-199531-12-9999
EPZ-Requirement for Registration of an Export Enterprise Certificate.Ministry of Trade Export Registration requirements01-01-199531-12-9999
EPZ-Requirement to Pay Duty.Ministry of Trade Export Technical Measures01-01-199531-12-9999
EPZ-Restrictions on TradingMinistry of Trade Permit Requirement01-01-199531-12-9999
Electricity Supply LicencesMalawi Energy Regulatory AuthorityLicensing Requirement28-12-200731-12-9999