Preview & Print


Preview & Print


Steps (15) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Application for a business registration certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less
Application for a operation license  (2) expand_more expand_less
Import permit Animals / Plants  (1) expand_more expand_less
Clearance airport  (8) expand_more expand_less
Release at airport  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 4 expand_more expand_less

Funafuti Town Council Office (x 2)
Ministry of Local Government and Agriculture (x 2)
Ministry of Health, Social Welfare and Gender

Results 7 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of Registration (Business licence)
Letter of approval
General receipt - license fee
Business operational licence (BOL)
Import Permit plant and plant products
Import permit for animal and animal products
Air cargo released

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application letter for operation license
Application letter for operation license
Certificate of Registration (Business licence)
Letter of approval
Certificate of Origin (Pacer signatories) (x 3)
Airway Bill (from supplier/exporter)
Certified invoice of goods
Import permit for animal and animal products
Customs Declaration (x 2)
Airway bill (x 3)
Import Permit plant and plant products (x 2)
Commercial Invoice (x 3)
Cash receipt (Import fee)
Phytosanitary Certificate (From Country of Origin or Exporting Country) (x 2)
Business Registration Form
Business Registration Form

Estimated cost AUD  110

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AUD expand_more expand_less
  • AUD Add Name Here
AUD 100
Business Registration Fee
For Sole Trader - No Business Registration Fee
AUD 10
Import Permit Service Fee

Total Duration 2 d - 20 d expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 2 d 20 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 30mn 3h.
Attention at counter: 1h. 40mn 4h. 5mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 2 d 19 d

Laws 7 expand_more expand_less

Biosecurity Act Biosecurity Act, 2017 This Act imposes import prohibition, import permit, import quarantine, designation of import/export entry, import/export inspection and SPS certificate requirements of regulated articles. However, the products subject to specific requirements are not specified in the Act but are specified in the regulations.
  Section tion 24 ,  Article Animal and animal products; Plants and plant products.
Companies Act Companies Act, 1992
  Section  237
licen Falekaupule Act, 1999
  articles 11.b, 58.1.c.xiii
Licences Act Amendment Order 2010 Licences Act Amendment Order, 2010
  articles 3, Schedule 1 +2
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