Commodity


Chapter
10 Cereals

Sub Chapter
1005 Maize (corn)

Sub Heading
100510 Cereals; maize (corn), seed

Code
1005100000 Maize seed

 

Tariffs


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Country GroupGroup DescriptionActivityTariff RateUnitValid FromValid To
CDCustoms DutyImport5%KG01-01-201731-12-9999
SADC-SASADC Duty - South AficaImport0%KG01-01-201731-12-9999
SADC-GENSADC Duty - GeneralImport0%KG01-01-201731-12-9999
VATVATImportEKG01-01-201731-12-9999

 

Products


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Product NameProduct familyProduct technical nameBrand nameCommentsFile
Maize SeedZea mays L.Maize Seed

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Importation Inspection requirement of Prepackaged Goods Inspection Requirement Zambia Metrology Agency In order for prepackaged commodities to be imported into Zambia, the imported commodities have to undergo inspection to ensure that they comply with the legal metrology requirements. All imported prepackaged commodities have to undergo inspection by the Zambia Metrology Agency before they can be allowed to enter Zambia's boarders. The Metrology Act, 2017 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Importation Inspection requirement of Prepackaged Goods This procedure shows the necessary steps that need to be taken in order to fulfill the inspection requirements for the importation of Prepackaged Goods by the Zambia Metrology Agency. Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Seed Sellers License requirement for Importation of Seed Licensing Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Control and Certification Institute) No person shall import seeds for sale without a valid seed sellers license. A seed sellers license issued by the Seed Certification and Control Institute is a requirement to import seeds for sale. Plant Variety and Seeds Act, 1995 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Procedure for the Importation of Seeds The following procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to import Seeds into Zambia. Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Notice to Import Seeds Permit Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Control and Certification Institute) No person shall import seeds for sale without an approved notice to import seeds approved by the Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Certification and Control Institute). A notice to import seeds approved by the Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Certification and Control Institute) is a requirement for the importation of seeds for sale. Plant Variety and Seeds Act, 1995 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Procedure for the Importation of Seeds The following procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to import Seeds into Zambia. Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Inspection requirement for Seeds Inspection Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Control and Certification Institute) Upon the importation of any prescribed seed, the importer has to submit a sample for testing to the Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Control and Certification Institute). All imported prescribed seed has to be tested by the Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Control and Certification Institute). Plant Variety and Seeds Act, 1995 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Inspection requirement for Seeds This procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken to fulfill the inspection requirements for all imported Prescribed Seed by the Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Control and Cer (Seed Control and Certification Institute) Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Plant Import Permit requirement Permit Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Zambia Agriculture Research Institute) No person shall import seeds for sale if the seeds do not comply with the minimum standards set out in the law. In order for seed to be imported into Zambia, the seed has to comply with the minimum standards set out in the law. Plant Variety and Seeds Act, 1995 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Procedure for the Importation of Seeds The following procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to import Seeds into Zambia. Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Registration requirement of Seed Importers Licensing Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Seed Control and Certification Institute) The Seed Control and Certification Institute shall have a register of all seed importers. All persons who import seed must be registered with the Seed Control and Certification Institute. Plant Variety and Seeds Act, 1995 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Procedure for the Importation of Seeds The following procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to import Seeds into Zambia. Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Import Permit requirement for Maize Meal, hominy chop, Maize Cones, Maize Grits, Maize offals and other such Maize products Permit Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Department of Agribusiness & Marketing) In order for maize meal, including hominy chop, maize cones, maize grits, maize offals, processed maize with or without additives and maleie hydrazide, also known as M.H., to be imported into Zambia an import permit from the Ministry of Agriculture. No maize meal, including hominy chop, maize cones, maize grits, maize offals, processed maize with or without additives and maleie hydrazide, also known as M.H., can be imported into Zambia without an import permit from the Ministry of Agriculture. The Control of Goods Act, 1954 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Procedure for the importation of Maize This procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to acquire an Import Permit for maize from the Ministry of Agriculture(Agribusiness and Marketing). Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Authority to import Plants listed in the 6th schedule of the Plant, Pests and Diseases Act Permit Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Zambia Agriculture Research Institute) In order to import into Zambia, any plant listed in the sixth schedule of the Plant Pests and Diseases Act, 1959, consent from the Minister in writing is required. No plants listed in the sixth schedule of the Plant Pests and Diseases Act, 1959, can be imported into Zambia unless consent from the Minister in writing is given. Plant Pests and Diseases Act, 1959 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Authority to import Plants listed in the 6th schedule of the Plant, Pests and Diseases Act,1959 This procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to obtain written consent from the Minister for the importation of Plants listed in the 6th schedule of the Plant, Pests and Diseases Act, 1959. Import View

Measures


Name Type Agency Description Comments Law Validity
Import Permit requirement for Maize in transit Permit Requirement Ministry of Agriculture (Department of Agribusiness & Marketing) Any person transporting maize meal, including hominy chop, maize cones, maize grits, maize offals, processed maize with or without additives and maleie hydrazide, also known as M.H., shall require an import permit for the goods which are in the course of transit through the Republic of Zambia to a place beyond the borders from the Ministry of Agriculture. No maize meal, including hominy chop, maize cones, maize grits, maize offals, processed maize with or without additives and maleie hydrazide, also known as M.H., can be transported through the Republic of Zambia to a place beyond the borders without an import permit from the Ministry of Agriculture. The Control of Goods Act, 1954 09-09-9999

Procedures

Name Description Category View Procedure Detail with Relevant Forms
Procedure for the importation of Maize This procedure shows the necessary steps that must be taken in order to acquire an Import Permit for maize from the Ministry of Agriculture(Agribusiness and Marketing). Import View