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Procedure NameRequirement for a permit to import wildlife species threatened with extinction.
Issuing Agency: Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism
Incumbent Office Name: Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism
Address: Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism
P.O. Box 30366
City Centre
Fax:  +265 (0) 1 770 680
Email: /
Phone: 0999872829


Procedure Step Description Required Documents
1 An import permit is issued by the Management Authority of the State of import  
2 The specimen must not to be used for primarily commercial purposes  
3 The import must be for purposes that are not detrimental to the survival of the species  
4 In the case of a live animal or plant, the Scientific Authority must be satisfied that the proposed recipient is suitably equipped to house and care for it.  



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NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Permit to import wildlife species threatened with extinction.Licensing RequirementMinistry of Natural ResourcesA permit is require inorder to import species threatened with extinction and such permit is allowed only in exceptional circumstances importation, exportation or re-exportation without producing to a customs officer a valid permit is an offenceNational Parks and Wildlife Act31-12-9999Good