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Items, the import of which is prohibited or subject to the approval of competent authorities

Items, the import of which is prohibited or subject to the approval of competent authorities

 

Items, the import of which is prohibited or subject to the approval of competent authorities

  • Certain items are under absolute prohibition and cannot be imported

 

The import of some items is subject to compliance with criteria determined from time to time by competent authorities. Therefore, prior to importing goods, it is recommended to check with the relevant competent authority the valid criteria and the need to obtain an import permit/license.

Following are the details of competent authorities with respect to the goods imported on a frequent basis:

 

Products

Competent Authority

Communication products, baby monitors, smartphones (when importing four or more devices), remote controls, etc.

Ministry of Communications

Plants, seeds, etc.

Ministry of Agriculture, Plant Protection Services

Car spare parts

Ministry of Transportation

Food products and dietary supplements

Ministry of Health, Food Service

Helmets, gas BBQs

Standards Institute

 

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