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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
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.
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
Procedure to request for the Calculation for Royalty Fee of Mine and Mineral Products for Distribution or ExportProcedure to request for the Calculation for Royalty Fee of Mine and Mineral Products for Distribution or Export

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Procedure NameSummary
Application for Certificate of Quality (Science and Technology)Application for Certificate of Quality for Imported Goods (DSM/MST). For Fuel, a second Quality Certificate is required at the Border - please see the Measure and Procedure covering this
Application for Import Permit for Cement and Construction Materials for Project UseApplication for Import Permit for Cement and Construction Materials for Project Use
Application for Import/Export License (Energy and Mines)Application for Import/Export License for Minerals and Mineral Products
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 -
Customs Clearance for Exports (Asycuda)Procedure for export clearance via Asycuda.
Customs Clearance for Exports (General)Procedure for clearing goods for export from Laos.
Customs Clearance for Imports (Asycuda)Procedure for import clearance via Asycuda.
Customs Clearance for Imports (General)Procedure for clearing goods for import for consumption in Laos.
Import License for Explosives (National Defece)Import License for Explosive Substances and Equipment (MND)
Import License for Firearms (Public Security)Import License for firearms (MPS)