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List of products (by HS Code) subject to import licensing as per L.N. 242 of 2004 and endorsing authorities
 
Goods subject to an import licence – HS Code and Description:
Licence required
if goods are imported from:
Endorsement/s required:
(where applicable)
 
HS Code
 
Description
 
EU / Non-EU
01.01
Live horses, asses, mules and hinnies
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
01.02
Live bovine animals
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
01.03
Live Swine
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
01.04
Live sheep and goats
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
01.05
Live poultry (fowls of the species Gallus Domesticus, ducks gees, turkeys and guinea fowls)
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
01.06
Other live animals
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
02.01
Meat of bovine animals, fresh or chilled
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
02.02
Meat of bovine animals, frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
02.03
Meat of swine, fresh, chilled or frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
02.04
Meat of sheep or goats, fresh, chilled or frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
02.05
Meat of horses, asses, mules or hinnies, fresh, chilled or frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
02.06
Edible offal of bovine animals, swine, sheep, goats, horses, asses, mules or hinnies, fresh, chilled or frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
02.07
Meat and edible offal, of the poultry of heading No. 01.05, fresh, chilled or frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
02.08
Other meat and edible meat offal, fresh, chilled or frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
02.09
Pig fat, free of lean meat, and poultry fat, not rendered or
otherwise extracted, fresh, chilled, frozen, salted, in brine, dried or smoked
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
02.10
Meat, edible meat offal, salted, in brine, dried or smoked; edible flours and meals of meat or meat offal
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
03.01
Live fish
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
03.02
Fish, fresh or chilled, excluding fish fillets and other fresh meat of heading No. 03.04
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
03.03
Fish, frozen, excluding fish fillets and other fish meat of heading No. 03.04
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
03.04
Fish fillets and other fish meat (whether or not minced) fresh, chilled or frozen
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
03.05
Fish, dried, salted or in brine; smoked fish; fish meal fit for
human consumption
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
03.06
Crustaceans, whether in shell or not, live, fresh, chilled,
frozen, dried, salted or in brine; crustaceans in shell, cooked by steaming or by boiling in water, whether or not chilled, frozen, dried, salted or in brine
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
03.07
Molluscs, whether in shell or not, live, fresh, chilled, frozen,
dried, salted or in brine; aquatic invertebrates other than
crustaceans and molluscs, live, fresh, chilled, frozen, dried, salted or in brine
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
04.01
Milk and cream, not concentrated nor containing added sugar or other sweetening matter
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
04.02
Milk and cream, concentrated or containing added sugar or other sweetening matter
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
04.03
Buttermilk, curdled milk and cream, yogurt, kephir and other fermented or acidified milk and cream, whether or not concentrated or containing added sugar or other sweetening matter or flavoured or containing added fruit, nuts or cocoa
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
04.04
Whey, whether or not concentrated or containing added sugar or other sweetening matter; products consisting of natural milk constituents, whether or not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter, not elsewhere specified or included
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
04.05
Butter, and other fats and oils derived from milk; dairy spreads
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
04.06
Cheese and curd
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
04.07
Bird's eggs, in shell, fresh, preserved or cooked
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
04.08
Bird's eggs, not in shell, and egg yolks, fresh, dried, cooked by steaming or boiling in water, moulded, frozen or otherwise preserved, whether or not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
04.10
Edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
05.04
Guts, bladders and stomachs of animals (other than fish), whole and pieces thereof, fresh, chilled frozen, salted, in brine, dried or smoked
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
05.05
Birds skins
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
05.07
Ivory, its powder and waste, unworked; tortoise-shell, whalebone and whalebone-hair, etc, unworked
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
05.11
Animal products not elsewhere specified or included; dead animals of Chapter 1 or 3, unfit for human consumption
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
07.01
Potatoes
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
07.02
Tomatoes
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate                    
Plant Health Directorate
07.03
Onions
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
07.04
Cabbages and cauliflowers
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
07.06
Carrots
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
07.07
Cucumbers
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
07.08
Chilled beans
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
07.09
Capsicums, globe artichokes, aubergines and mushrooms
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
08.03
Bananas
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
08.05
Oranges, tangerines and grapefruit
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
08.06
Table grapes
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
08.07
Melons and watermelons
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
08.08
Apples and pears
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
08.09
Peaches, nectarines and plums
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
08.10
Strawberries
Non-EU
Agricultural Directorate
Plant Health Directorate
16.01
Sausages and similar products, of meat, meat offal or blood; food preparations based on these products
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
16.02
Other prepared or preserved meat, meat offal or blood
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
16.03
Extracts and juices of meat, fish or crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
16.04
Prepared or preserved fish; caviar and caviar substitutes
prepared from fish eggs
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
16.05
Crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates
prepared or preserved
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
CITES (ERA)
19.02
Pasta, whether or not cooked or stuffed (with meat or other substances) or otherwise prepared, such as spaghetti, macaroni, noodles, lasagne, gnocchi, ravioli, cannelloni, couscous, whether or not prepared
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
22.02
Carbonated soft drinks not contained in glass bottles    
EU
Non-EU
23.01
Flours, meals and pellets, of meat or meat offal, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates, unfit for human consumption; greaves
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
23.09
Preparations of a kind used in animal feeding
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
25.24
Asbestos
Non-EU
 
26.12
Uranium ore concentrates
EU
Non-EU
OHSA (Radiation Protection Board)
27.07
Oils and other products of the distillation of high temperature coal tar; similar products in which the weight of the aromatic constituents exceed that of the non-aromatic constituents
Non-EU
 
27.10
Petrol, diesel, kerosene, aviation fuels, and fuel oils, gas oil
EU
Non-EU
REWS
27.11
Liquid petroleum gases
EU
Non-EU
REWS
28.10
Oxides of boron; boric acids
EU
Non-EU
REWS
28.29
Chlorates and percholates; bromates and perbromates, iodates and periodates
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
28.34
Nitrites; nitrates
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
28.40
Borates, peroxoborates (perborates)
EU
Non-EU
REWS
28.44
Radioactive chemical elements and radioactive isotopes
(including the fissile or fertile chemical elements and isotopes) and their compounds; mixtures and residues containing these products
EU
Non-EU
OHSA (Radiation Protection Board)
28.45
Isotopes other than those of heading No. 28.44; compounds inorganic or organic, of such isotopes, whether or not chemically defined
EU
Non-EU
OHSA (Radiation Protection Board)
29.02
Cyclic hydrocarbons
Non-EU
 
29.03
Halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons
Non-EU
 
29.04
d
Non-EU
 
29.06
Cyclic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
29.08
Halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives of phenols or phenol-alcohols
Non-EU
 
29.09
Ethers ether-alcohols, ether-phenols, ether-alcohol-phenols alcohol peroxides, ether peroxides, ketone peroxides (whether or not chemically defined), and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
29.10
Expoxides, epoxyalcohols, epoxyphenols and epoxyethers, with a three-membered ring, and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
29.15
Saturated acylic monocarboxylic acids and their anhydrides, halides, peroxides and peroxyacids; their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
29.16
Unsaturated acyclic monocarboxylic-acids and their anhydrides, halides, peroxides and peroxyacids; their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
 
29.18
Carboxylic acids with additional oxygen function and their anhydrides, halides, peroxides and peroxyacids; their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
 
29.19
Phosphoric esters and their salts, including lactophosphates; their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
 
29.20
Esters of other inorganic acids (excluding esters of hydrogen halides) and their salts; their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
Non-EU
 
29.21
Amine-function compounds

Non-EU
 
Amine-function compounds as follows:
  Nitrogen mustards:
       HN1: Bis (2-chloroethyl) ethyl amine
       HN2: Bis (2-chloroethyl) methylamine
       HN3: Tris (2-chloroethyl) amine
EU
Non-EU
National Authority for
the Prevention of
Chemical Weapons
29.24
Carboxyamide-function compounds; amide-function compounds or carbonic acid
No
n-EU
 
29.25
Carboxyamide-function compounds (including saccharin and its salts) and imine-function compoun
ds
Non-EU
 
29.26
Nitrile-function compounds
Non-EU
 
29.28
Organic derivatives of hydrazine and hydroxylamine
Non-EU
 
29.30
Organo-sulphur compounds

Non-EU
 
Organo-sulphur compounds as follows:
O-Alkyl (H or < C10, including cycloaikyl) S-2-dialkyl (methyl, ethyl, n-propyl or iso-propyl)-aminoethyl alkyl (methyl, ethyl, n-propyl or iso-propyl) phosphonothiolates and corresponding alkylated or protonated salts
  e.g. VX: O-Ethyl S-2-diisopropylaminoethyl methylphosphonothiolate Sulfur mustards:
  2-Chloroethylchloromethylsulfide
  Mustard gas: Bis(2-chloroethyl)sulfide
  Bis(2-chloroethylthio)methane
  Sesquimustard: 1,2-Bis(2-chloroethylthio)ethane
  1,3-Bis(2-chloroethylthio)-n-propane
  1,4-Bis(2-chloroethylthio)-n-butane
  1,5-Bis(2-chloroethylthio)-n-pentane
  Bis(2-chloroethylthiomethyl)ether
  O-Mustard: Bis(2-chloroethylthioethyl)ether
EU
Non-EU
National Authority for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons
29.31
Other organo-inorganic compounds
Non-EU
 
Other organo-inorganic compounds
O-Alkyl (<C10, including cycloalky) alkyl (methyl, ethyl, n-propyl or iso-propyl)-phosphonofluoridates
e.g.  Sarin: O-Isopropyl methylphosphonofluoridate
         Soman: O-Pinacolyl methylphosphonofluoridate

O-Alkyl (<C10, including cycloalkyl) N, N-dialkyl (methyl, ethyl, n-propyl or iso-propyl) phosphoramidocyanidates
e.g.  Tabun: O-Ethyl N, N-dimethyl phosphoramidocyanidate
s
EU
Non-EU
National Authority for the Prevention of
Chemical Weapons

 
Lewisites:  Lewisite 1: 2-Chlorovinyldichloroarsine
                   Lewisite 2: Bis(2-chlorovinyl)chloroarsine
                   Lewisite 3: Tris(2-chlorovinyl)arsine

Alkyl (methyl, ethyl, n-propyl or iso-propyl) phosphonyldifluorides
e.g. DF: Methylphosphonyldifluoride

O-Alkyl (H or <C10, including cycloalkyl) O-2-dialkyl (methyl, ethyl, n-propyl or iso-propyl)-aminoethyl alkyl (methyl, ethyl, n-propyl or iso-propyl) phosphonites and corresponding alkylated or protonated salts
e.g. QL: O-Ethyl O-2-diisopropylaminoethyl methylphosphonite

Chlorosarin: O-Isopropyl methylphosphonochloridate
Chlorosoman: O-Pinacolyl methylphosphonochloridat
e
 
 
29.33
y
Non-EU
 
29.34
Nucleic acids and their salts; other heterocyclic compounds
Non-EU
 
30.01
Glands and organs other, dried, whether or not powdered
Non-EU
CITES (ERA)
30.02
Toxins as follows:
   Saxitoxin
   Ricin
EU
Non-EU
National Authority for the Prevention of
Chemical Weapons
30.03
Medicaments (excluding goods of heading No. 30.02, 30.05 or 30.06), consisting of two or more constituents which have been mixed together for therapeutic or prophylactic uses, not put up in measured doses, or in forms or packings for retail sale, for veterinary purposes.
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
30.04
Medicaments (excluding goods of heading No. 30.02, 30.05 or 30.06), consisting of mixed or unmixed products for therapeutic or prophylactic uses, put up in measured doses or in forms or packings for retail sale, for veterinary purposes only
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
31.02
Mineral or chemical fertilisers, nitrogenous
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
32.06
Other colouring matter; preparations as specified in Note 3 to this Chapter, other than those of heading No. 32.03, 32.04, 32.05; inorganic products of a kind used as luminophores, whether or not chemically defined
Non-EU
 
33.01
Essential oils not elsewhere specified in HS 3301.11 to HS 3301.29, whether or not deterpenated; concentrates of essential oils in fats and the like; aqueous distillates and aqueous solutions of essential oils
Non-EU
CIT
ES (ERA)
34.02
Organic surface-active agents (other than soap); surface active preparations and washing preparations (including auxiliary washing preparations), and cleaning  preparations, whether or not containing soap, other than those of heading No. 34.01
EU
Non-EU
 
36.01
Propellant powder
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
Weapons Office (Police)
36.02
Prepared explosives, other than propellant powders
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
Weapons Office (Police)
36.03
Safety fuses; detonating fuses; percussion or detonating caps; igniters; electric detonators
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
Weapons Office (Police)
36.04
Fireworks, signalling flares, rain rockets, for signals and other pyrotechnic articles
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
Weapons Office (Police)
38.08
Insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, anti-sprouting products and plant-growth regulators, disinfectants and similar products, put in forms or packings for retail sale or as preparations or articles (for example, sulphur-treated bands, wicks and candles, and fly-papers)
Non-EU
MCCAA
38.10
Chemical preparations containing borates or perborates
EU
Non-EU
REWS
38.24
Prepared binders for foundry moulds or cores; chemical products and preparations of the chemical or allied industries (including those consisting of mixtures of natural products), not elsewhere specified or included; residual products of the chemical or allied industries, not elsewhere specified or included
Non-EU
 
41.01
Raw hides and skins of bovine (including buffalo) or equine animals (fresh, or salted, dried, limed, pickled or otherwise preserved, but not tanned, parchment-dressed or further prepared) whether or not dehaired or split
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
41.02
Raw skins of sheep or lambs (fresh, or salted, dried, limed, pickled or otherwise preserved, but not tanned, parchment-dressed or further prepared), whether or not with wool  on or split, other than those excluded by Note 1 (c) to this Chapter
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
41.03
Other raw hides and skins (fresh, or salted, dried, limed, pickled or otherwise preserved, but not tanned, parchment-dressed or further prepared), whether or not dehaired or split, other than those excluded by Note 1 (b) or 1 (c) to this Chapter
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
41.04
Tanned or curst hides and skins of bovine (including buffalo) or equine animals, without hair on, whether or not split, but not further prepared
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
41.05
Tanned or curst skins of sheep or lambs, without wool on,
whether or not split, but not further prepared
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
41.06
Tanned or curst hides and skins of other animals, without wool or hair on, whether or not split, but not further prepared
Non-EU
Veterinary Services
67.01
Prepared skins of birds with feathers or down, feathers, parts of feathers, down, and articles thereof
Non-EU
CITES (ERA)
71.02
Rough diamonds of headings HS 7102.10, 7102.21 and 7102.31
EU
Non-EU
81.07
Cadmium and articles thereof, including waste and scrap
Non-EU
 
85.43
Detonators (electrical)
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
Weapons Office (Police)
93.01
Military weapons, other than revolvers, pistols and arms of heading HS 93.07
EU
Non-EU
Weapons Office (Police)
93.02
Revolvers and pistols, other than those of heading HS 93.03 or 93.04
EU
Non-EU
Weapons Office (Police)
93.03
Other firearms and similar devices which operate by the firing of an explosive charge (for example, sporting shotguns and rifles, muzzle-loading firearms, very pistols and other devices designed to project only signal flares, pistols and revolvers for firing blank ammunition captive-bolt humane killers, line-throwing guns).
EU
Non-EU
Weapons Office (Police)
93.04
Other arms (for example, spring, air or gas guns and pistols, truncheons), excluding those of heading HS 93.07
EU
Non-EU
Weapons Office (Police)
93.05
Parts and accessories of articles of headings HS 93.01 to 93.04
EU
Non-EU
Weapons Office (Police)
93.06
Bombs, grenades, torpedoes, mines, missiles and similar munitions of war and parts thereof; cartridges and other ammunition and projectiles and parts thereof, including shot and cartridge wads
EU
Non-EU
AESD – AFM
Weapons Office (Police)
93.07
Swords, cutlasses, bayonets, lances and similar arms and parts thereof and scabbards and sheaths thereof
EU
Non-EU
 
95.04
Coin or disc operated gambling machines and parts thereof
Non-EU
MGA
95.08
Travelling circuses and travelling menageries
Non-EU
CITES (ERA)
96.01
Worked ivory and articles of ivory
Non-EU
CITES (ERA)
97.05
Collections and collector's pieces of zoological interest
Non-EU
CITES (ERA)
 
Version: 27.12.17