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This section provides procedures on import, export, transit, procedures to request for certification and registration before import-export and others. If you are a new user to this section, click here to see instruction on how to access and search all procedures in Lao PDR Trade Portal.

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Procedure NameSummary
Procedure for inportation of movies, films, CD & DVDProcedure for inportation of movies, films, CD & DVD
Approval Process for Annual Petroleum Distribution PlanApproval Process for Annual Petroleum Distribution Plan
Controls for Ozone Depleting Substances - ODSThis Procedure details the requirements and controls for the import, export and transit of Ozone Depleting substances in the Lao PDR. This includes the import. export and transit of machinery - for example air conditioners, refrigerators and heat-pumps -
Procedure to obtain quality certificate for imported fuelBefore importation of fuel, importer need to apply for a quality certificate from the Department of Standard and Methodology.
National Standards ProcedureThis National Standard and its accompanying Procedure is purely voluntary. A Trader is not required to comply with this standard and Procedure under Lao law, however it is recommended that Traders comply where possible.

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Procedure NameSummary
Import License for Firearms (Public Security)Import License for firearms (MPS)
Import License for Telecom Equipment (Post and Telecommunications)Import License for Telecommunications Equipment (MPT)
Import of Agricultural Products - Plants, seeds, fruit, vegetables, etc.Import of Agricultural Products - Plants, seeds, fruit, vegetables, etc. for consumption, planting or growing
National Standards ProcedureThis National Standard and its accompanying Procedure is purely voluntary. A Trader is not required to comply with this standard and Procedure under Lao law, however it is recommended that Traders comply where possible.
Procedure for Application for Import License (logging machinery, e.g. chain saws)Application for Import License for Timber and Logging Machines
Procedure for Import of Agricultural Products - PesticidesImport of agricultural products (Pesticides, etc.)
Procedure for Import of FishProcedure to import live and fresh fish for human consumption or breeding.
Procedure for Import of FoodProcedure for importing all food products.
Procedure for Import of Livestock and livestock productionProcedure for importing livestock for which the Department of Livestock and Fisheries of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF) is responsible.
Procedure for Import or Export of Prohibition GoodsThe goods covered by this Procedure are subject to Prohibition. This means that every application to import or export these goods is considered separately and judged on its own merits. There is no automatic granting of Permits and Licences for Goods cover