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Obtain a Registration Certificate to import a Category A or B Model of Appliance.  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Industrial Permit expand_more expand_less
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Obtain Concession 010 expand_more expand_less
Obtain Concession 020 expand_more expand_less
Obtain Concession 050  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtaining bill of lading at Port Vila seaport  (1) expand_more expand_less
Customs and Biosecurity clearance at Port Vila seaport  (3) expand_more expand_less
Biosecurity clearance at Port Vila seaport  (1) expand_more expand_less
Releasing cargo at Port Vila seaport  (3) expand_more expand_less

Obtain Biosecurity Clearance (green)
(last modified: 06/10/2020)

Contact details

Entity in charge

Biosecurity Vanuatu - Wharf Office

Biosecurity Vanuatu, Wharf Office , Port Vila
Tel: +678 3519 / +678 33580
Website: https://biosecurity.gov.vu
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Biosecurity Vanuatu - Port Vila Wharf Office

Mon: 08:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 17:00
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

John Kelep

Manager Biosecurity Wharf Office

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Animal Product Import Permit

Cost

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Payment methods: Cash, Cheque
Biosecurity has 3 mandatory costs, Inspection fee, Permit Fee and service call fee. They vary in prices depending on the cubic metre of the consignment and the rate applied. There are also other fees the may applied to specific consignments, they are fumigation fees, overtime fees and penalties.

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: min   5mn - max  10mn
Attention at counter: min   5mn - max   10mn

Legal justification

1. Animal Import Condition
2. Agricultural Fees Act, 1973

Additional information

Consignment of Interests to Biosecurity, especially animal or animal products, plant and plant products, used items, machinery and etc., must complete this step.

Referral : Biosecurity Vanuatu

Entity in charge

Biosecurity Vanuatu

Airport, road Port Vila , Port Vila
Tel: +678 23519
Email: biosecurity@vanuatu.gov.vu
Website: https://biosecurity.gov.vu/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Administration office (Biosecurity)

Mon: 07:30 - 12:00, 13:00 - 16:30
Tue: 07:30 - 12:00, 13:00 - 16:30
Wed: 07:30 - 12:00, 13:00 - 16:30
Thu: 07:30 - 12:00, 13:00 - 16:30
Fri: 07:30 - 12:00, 13:00 - 16:30
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

Touasi Tiwok

Principal Officer
Tel: +678 23519
Email: ttiwok@vanuatu.gov.vu
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