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 81-90 of 376 result(s).
NameEnforced ByTypeValidity FromValidity To
Marking requirement for sheep carcases to show country of origin.Department of Animal Health (DAHLD)Labelling Requirement01-01-197431-12-9999
Medicine export licencesPoisons Board of MalawiLicensing Requirement28-12-200731-12-9999
Medicine import licencesPoisons Board of MalawiLicensing Requirement28-12-200731-12-9999
Minerals export permitMinistry of Natural ResourcesExport Permit Requirement01-01-200731-12-9999
Minor exportsMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-200531-12-9999
Mutual Recognition of Standards, Quality Assessment CertificatesMalawi Bureau of StandardsTechnical Standard27-07-201231-12-9999
Need of notice to export motor vehicleMinistry of Transport and Public WorksNeed of Notice15-01-199831-12-9999
Outward clearance of AircraftsMalawi Revenue AuthorityDeclaration01-01-197031-12-9999
Packaging of saltMinistry of HealthLabelling, Marking and Packaging10-02-199831-12-9999
Permission to export dangerous drugs to another countryMinistry of HealthPermit Requirement28-12-200731-12-9999