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NamePlant Import Permit requirement
DescriptionNo person shall import seeds for sale if the seeds do not comply with the minimum standards set out in the law.
CommentsIn order for seed to be imported into Zambia, the seed has to comply with the minimum standards set out in the law.
Validity From01-12-1968
Validity To09-09-9999
ReferencePlant Variety and Seeds Regulations, Section 17 (1)(c)
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AgencyMinistry of Agriculture (Zambia Agriculture Research Institute)
Created Date2019-12-12 09:38:50
Updated Date2020-12-04 14:32:06
Measure TypePermit Requirement
Legal/RegulationPlant Variety and Seeds Act, 1995
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Procedure for the Importation of Seeds The following procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to import Seeds into Zambia.ImportView


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HS CodeDescription
Soya beans, seed
Groundnuts, seed
Low erucic acid rape or colza seeds.
Other rape or colza seeds excluding those with low erucic.
Sunflower seeds
Cotton seeds
Sesamum seeds
Mustard seeds
Poppy seeds
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