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Procedure NameImportation Inspection requirement of Animal Feed
Description

Category

Importation Inspection requirement of Animal Feed

Responsible Agency       

Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries 

Address:  The Permanent Secretary

                  Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock.

                  Mulungushi House

                  P O Box 50060

                  Lusaka

Email: info@mfl.gov.zm

Legal base of the Procedure

The Animal Health Act, 2010

Fee    ZMW 250

Required Documents

No.

Type of information

Note

1

Application Form

2 Phytosanitary Certificate from PQPS  

Process Steps

Step 1

The importer submits the animal feed for inspection.

Step 2

The Veterinary Officer then inspects the animal feed.

Step 3

 If the animal feed is not compliant with the prescribed standards and specifications then the Veterinary Officer detains, treats, disposes of or destroys the animal feed and notifies the owner of steps taken and reasons, therefore.

Step 4

If the Animal Feed is compliant the animal feed is released to the lawful owner. Where costs were incurred by the Veterinary in
connection with its impounding or other measures taken by the veterinary officer, the animal feed is released on conditional payment of charges incurred.

Step 5

The veterinary officer then shall, by order in writing, require an owner of the animal feed to take measures to eliminate any risk associated with a notifiable disease.

 

CategoryImport

The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
Import Inspection Request Form 24-01-202027-04-2020Zambia Compulsory Standards AgencyThis is Dowload File
Application for a Pre-Import Quality Certificate24-01-202031-01-2020Zambia Compulsory Standards AgencyThis is Dowload File
Sample Request Form24-01-202031-01-2020Zambia Compulsory Standards AgencyThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Importation Inspection requirement of Animal FeedInspection Requirement Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock (Department of Veterinary Services)In order to import animal feed into Zambia, the animal feed has to conform to the prescribed standards and specifications.Animal feed cannot be imported into Zambia unless it conforms to the prescribed standards and specifications.The Animal Health Act, 2010 09-09-9999Good