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Procedure NameRequirement for a certificate to export or re-export wildlife species threatened with extinction.
Description
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
Lilongwe
Malawi
Fax: +265 (0) 1 770 680
Email: malawitradeportal@moit.gov.mw / mtp@moit.gov.mw
Website: http://www.moit.gov.mw
Phone: 0999872829

 

Procedure Step Description Required Documents
1 An export permit or re-export certificate is  issued by the Management Authority of the State of export or re-export .  
2 In the case of specimens introduced from the sea, a certificate has to be issued by the Management Authority of the State into which the specimens are being brought.                                                                               
3 An export permit is issued only if the specimen was legally obtained.  
4 The trade must not be detrimental to the survival of the species.  
5 An import permit must have already been issued .  
6 A re-export certificate is issued only if the specimen was imported in accordance with the provisions of the Convention.                
7 in the case of a live animal or plant, a re export certificate is issued only where an import permit has been issued.  In the case of a live animal or plant, it must be prepared and shipped to minimize any risk of injury, damage to health or cruel treatment.  

 

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NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Certificate to export or re-export wildlife species threatened with extinction.Certification requirementMinistry of Natural ResourcesAn export permit and a re- export certificate is require in order to export and re-export species threatened with extinction respectively, and such permit is issued only in exceptional circumstances importation, exportation or re-exportation without producing to a customs officer a valid permit is an offence National Parks and Wildlife Act31-12-9999Good