Commodity Details

Chapter 97.05 Collections and collectors’ pieces of zoological, botanical, mineralogical, anatomical, historical, archaeological, palaeontological, ethnographic or numismatic interest.
Commodity 9705.00.10 – Of historical, archaeological, palaeontological and ethnographic or numismatic interest

For Imports

Regulating Agencies

No Regulating Agencies

Legal Basis

  • Presidential Decree No. 374 dated January 10, 1974 – Presidential Decree No. 374 dated January 10, 1974 Amending Certain Sections Of RA No. 4846, Otherwise Known As The 'Cultural Properties Preservation And Protection Act'
  • R. A. No. 10066 dated March 26, 2010 – R. A. No. 10066 dated March 26, 2010 An Act Providing For The Protection And Conservation Of The National Cultural Heritage, Strengthening The National Commission For Culture And The Arts (NCCA) And Its Affiliated Cultural Agencies, And For Other Purposes

Permits, Clearances, Certifications

  • Import Permit Clearance

Requirements & Procedures

Documentary Requirements

Unregulated Commodity


National Museum

  1. Phone patch appointment or walk-in
  2. Submit requirements
  3. Obtain order of payment
  4. Pay amount as indicated to cash unit and return to CPD for clearing.
  5. You have 3 days for the permit proper to be issued.


  1. NatlM – Registration and Licensing
  2. NatlM – Certification of Exportation from Country of Origin
  3. NatlM – Import Clearance for Cultural Properties

Import Status


For Exports

Regulating Agencies

No Regulating Agencies


The export of this commodity is currently regulated. Please contact the regulating agency above for export requirements and procedures.


  1. NM – Export Permit
  2. NM – Registration and Licensing
  3. NM – Registration of cultural properties for export

Tariff Schedules

Visit the Philippine Tariff Commission (TC) through its Philippine Tariff Finder (PTF).