Outline of the system
The licensing regime is based on the Law Movement of Goods (S.B. 2003 No. 58) and State Decree Negative List 2003 (S.B. 2003 No. 74): Prohibited products
The system applies to prohibited goods
Nature of licensing
If Automatic, administrative purpose
If Non-Automatic, description of the notified Non-Automatic Licensing regime
Products under restriction as to the quantity or value of imports
The system is not intended to restrict the quantity, but its purposes refer to environmental issues,
state security and public health. No alternative methods of accomplishing the purposes have been
Questions for products under restriction as to the quantity or value of imports
The system applies to products originating from which country?
The system applies to goods originating in and coming from all countries.
Expected duration of licensing procedure
Is the licensing statutorily required?
Movement of Goods, State Decree Negative List 2003. The licensing is statutorily required.
Does the legislation leave designation of products to be subject to licensing to administrative discretion?
Legislation leaves designation of products to be subjected to licensing to administrative discretion
Is it possible for the government to abolish the system without legislative approval?
It is not possible for the government to abolish the system without legislative approval.