Non-Tariff Measure

NTM classification
A14: Authorization requirement for sanitary and phytosanitary reasons for importing certain products 
Date when the measure came into force
01 January 2000 
Publication where the measure is specified
Government Notice 173 of 1999 
Regulation where the measure is specified
Food Regulations 1999 
Country/Region applying the measure
The rationale of the measure
No specific objective stated 
Coded list of objectives
X: For purposes n.e.s. 
Description of the measure
83. Food or food additive for scientific research
(1) No person shall import food or food additive for scientific research, unless he has obtained a permit issued by the Permanent Secretary allowing him to do so.
(2) A person importing food or food additive for scientific research shall ensure that is labelled accordingly. 
Reference of the measure
Article 83 
Measure also domestic

Products affected by the measure.

Code Product Partial coverage Partial coverage indication Date in Date out
PG: 18 Food additives Yes Meant for scientific research    
Food additive meant for scientific research 

Countries/Regions affected by the measure.

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