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Procedure NamePhytosanitary Certificate



Responsible Agency       

 Ministry of Agriculture Irrigation


 Warta-Nabadda Disterct, Mogadishu Somalia

Phone:  +2526-1-5500995


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Required Documents


Type of information


Application form


form No.1

Phytosanitary Certificate


Process Steps


Exporter submits application and consignment documents

1.1 Exporter or their agent visits Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) permit issuance office to submit application form and consignment documents;


Documentary Check and invoice issuance

2.1 Plant Inspector performs a document verification and asses the export cargo after which an invoice is issued to the exporter


Payment for Phytosanitary certificate by exporter

3.1 Exporter visits a commercial bank to make payment of $50 to the Ministry of Finance account.

3.2 Commercial bank issues exporter with signed and stamped deposit slip


Payment verification by MoA finance office

4.1 Exporter presents the bank slip to MoA finance office for verification

4.2 MoA finance office representative conduct due diligence on the proof of payment and other consignment documents submitted by exporter

4.2.1 If the payment are verified and complete then exporter is issued with a payment receipt.

4.2.2 If the payments are not verified or they are incomplete, exporter is instructed to make requisite payments


Export Goods inspection and Clearance by MoA

5.1 MoA sends its officer to inspect the quality of agricultural products at the exporter’s storage facility.

5.1.1 If the goods meet the requirements then they are cleared and exporter proceed to permit issuance office to issues clearance

5.1.2 If the goods do not meet the requirements then the MoA declines to issue certificate


Phytosanitary Certificate issuance and collection

6.1 Exporter visits the MoA permit issuance office to collect the Phytosanitary certificate.


The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
This form must be apply anyone to be provided a phytosanitary certificate for our produce for export26-04-202126-04-2021Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation This is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Phytosanitary Certificate Licensing RequirementMinistry of Agriculture and Irrigation If someone expecting to import or export any plant and plant products must meet the requirements required by the Ministry of AgricultureThe ministry of agriculture plays a major role for the quality of agricultural inputsLegal Document in Development09-09-9999Good