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Procedure NameApplication for a permit to export milk or milk product.
Issuing Agency: Department of Animal Health and Livestock Development
Incumbent Office Name: Department of Animal Health and Livestock Development
Address: Po Box 527
Phone: 0991277492


Procedure Step Description Required Documents
1 The exporter must seek the prescribed requirements from the country he or she intends to export to (The burden is on the Exporter).  
2 The country they are exporting to must send their prescribed requirements to the exporter who should then bring them to DAHLD.  
3  The  inspectors of DAHLD in Malawi, verify with the milk or milk products of the exporter to ascertain if the standards have been met  
4  A  Bacteriological Examination on Meat intended to be Exported  is done  
a  A portion  of the milk is taken to a laboratory by the milk inspector  
b The level of the bacteria in the milk is tested  
c The level of fat in the milk is tested  
d There is a determination whether the level is above or below the  required standards  
5 Where the standards have been met, a permit to export is issued  
6  Communication is usaually made through email or a phone call  







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The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
This is a permit that is acquired when one intends to export milk.17-03-201610-08-2016Department of Animal Health (DAHLD)This is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Permit to export milk and milk products.Export Technical MeasuresDepartment of Animal Health (DAHLD)An exporter needs a permit to export milk or milk products out of Malawi. Prevention of diseases to animals and for Public Health reasons. (Controlling diseases to humans). Milk and Milk products Act (67:05)31-12-9999Good