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Procedure NameImport licence for Ozone depleting substances
Description

Category

Import Licence requirement for Ozone-depleting substance

Responsible Agency       

Zambia Environmental Management Agency 

 

LUSAKA HEAD OFFICE

Address: Plot No.6975,

                 Ridgeway Corner,

                 Church and Suez Roads,

                 P.O.Box 35131 Lusaka

Phone: +260-211-253140

             +260-211-254023

             +260-211-254059

Fax: +260-211-254164

 

NORTHERN REGION OFFICE

Address: Jacaranda Road,

               P.O.Box 71302,Ndola

Phone: +260-212-610407/621048

Fax: +260-212-610407/610246

 

CHIPATA OFFICE

Address: PROVIDENT House-NAPSA Building, 1st  floor rooms  G14,15& 16 Umozi Highway,

P.O.Box 510527

Phone: +260-216-221-254

 

LIVINGSTONE OFFICE

Address: Plot No.555

                Junction of Obote-

                 Nehru Roads,

                 P.O.Box 60195

                  Livingstone

Phone: +260-213-321297

 

SOLWEZI OFFICE

Address: Provident House,

                Independence Avenue,

                P.O.Box 110134

Phone: +260-218-821-297

 

CHIRUNDU BORDER OFFICE

Address: Customs Commercial             

                Terminal  Building,

                 P.O.Box CRU 31                             

                  Chirundu

Phone/Fax: +260-211-51526

Legal base of the Procedure

The Environmental Management Act, 2011

Fee

Class

Ozone Depleting Potential

Fee Units

ZMW

Class I

0.8-0.9

60 000

18 000

Class II

0.6-0.7

30 000

 9 000

Class III

0.4-0.5

15 000

 4 500

Class IV

0.1-0.3

10 000

 3 000

Class V

0.001<

5 000

 1 500

NB:

Description

Class I

Class II

Class III

Class IV

Class V

Quantity (tonnes per annum)

More than 200

Between 100 an 199

Between 1 and 99

Between 0.1 and 1

Less than 0.1

Description

Fee Units

ZMW

Transfer of Licence

10 000

3 000

Alteration and Amendment

5 000

 1 500

Replacement of Licence

1 500

     450

Required Documents

No.

Type of information

Note

1

Application Form

Documents necessary for the application
2 Proof of; payment of processing fee, qualifications of technical personnel, returns, insurance cover for probable incidents and source of substance

Process Steps

Step 1

 The applicant collects, completes and submits an application with the supporting documentation to the Receiving Officer

Step 2

The Application is reviewed and approved if the regulations of The Environmental Management Act, 2011 are met.

Step 3

The applicant pays the licence processing fee and is issued with a receipt. This receipt is then submitted to the Receiving Officer.

Step 4

The issuing section reviews the approved application and issues a licence.

Step 5

 The Receiving Officer registers the licence.

Step 6 

A copy of the licence and related information are filed for record-keeping.

Step 7

The applicant proceeds with the importation of the Ozone-depleting substances. 

Step 8 The Trader/Importer submits Notice of Arrival (NoA) of goods Form. The NoA provides information related to the date of expected arrival, point of entry, and quantities for a particular import.

 

 

CategoryImport

The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
Application for Ozone-depleting substances Licence Form 18-12-201918-12-2019Zambia Environmental Management Agency This is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Import Licence requirement for Ozone Depleting SubstancesLicensing RequirementZambia Environmental Management Agency No person shall import, store, recover, recycle or reclaim a substance likely to deplete the ozone layer without a licence issued by Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA).All persons wishing to import, store, recover, recycle or reclaim a substance likely to deplete the ozone layer export must apply for a licenceThe Environmental Management Act, 201109-09-9999Good