Non-Tariff Measure

NTM classification
A14: Authorization requirement for sanitary and phytosanitary reasons for importing certain products 
Date when the measure came into force
10 September 2008 
Publication where the measure is specified
O.G. n° 20 of 18/05/2009 
Regulation where the measure is specified
Law Nº 54/2008 Of 10/09/2008 Determining The Prevention And Fight Against Contagious Diseases For Domestic Animals In Rwanda 
Country/Region applying the measure
The rationale of the measure
This Law shall determine the preventive and other measures to fight against domestic animal diseases in Rwanda. 
Coded list of objectives
B: Protection of life and health of animals 
Description of the measure
Livestock import, export and transit shall require authorization delivered by the veterinary authority by the sanitary veterinary service operating within the management of the Rwanda Animal Resources Development Authority (RARDA). 
Reference of the measure
Art 143 
Measure also domestic

Products affected by the measure.

Code Product Partial coverage Partial coverage indication Date in Date out
PG: 5 Livestock No    

Countries/Regions affected by the measure.

Inclusion/Exclusion Country Date in Date out
Inclusion Entire world    
All countries