Non-Tariff Measure

NTM classification
P9: Export measures n.e.s. 
Date when the measure came into force
30 January 2004 
Publication where the measure is specified
Regulation where the measure is specified
The seeds act No 18 of 2003 
Country/Region applying the measure
Coded list of objectives
X: For purposes n.e.s. 
Description of the measure
19.-(1) No person shall-
(a) import, export, produce, process, distribute or sell seeds unless he is registered as such under this Act; or
(b) test, process or multiply seeds otherwise than in a registered laboratory seed processing factory or, as the case may be, a seed multiplication farm.
(2) Notwithstanding subsection (1), nothing in this Act shall, be construed as preventing the sale of quality declared seeds as such to a neighbour fanner, whereby such seeds are grown by a smallholder fanner for use as seeds in his own farm.
(3) Where a registered Seed Dealer contracts any person to import, export, produce, process, distribute or sell seeds, that person shall be bound by the terms and conditions provided for under this Act. 
Reference of the measure
Part IV section 19 
Measure also domestic

Products affected by the measure.

Code Product Partial coverage Partial coverage indication Date in Date out
PG: 3 Seeds for sowing No 30 January 2004  

Countries/Regions affected by the measure.

Inclusion/Exclusion Country Date in Date out
Inclusion Tanzania 30 January 2004