Non Tariff Measures

Labelling requirements

ATR Reference: Labelling requirements
UN Code: A31
NTM Type: Labelling Requirements

Issuing Agency

Department of Finance
  • #4 Visayas Avenue, Barangay Vasra, Quezon City
  • 892-479-80 local 200/208, 9247980, 9243118
  • None


The labelling should contain at least (written in English or Filipino with text 2.5mm for pre printed or stamped and 5mm for stenciled or hand painted):
1. Registered trade name of the exporter or brand name of the product
2. Business name and address of the exporter
3. Country of Origin
4. Lot Identification
5. Product Description and List of Ingredients
6. Net Quantity of contents, in terms of weight, measure or numerical count rounded to the nearest tenths (metric system)
7. Date of Manufacturing and Packaging
8. Date of minimum durability or expiration date
9. Handling and Storage Instructions

Governing Law: Department of Agriculture- Administrative Order No. 26 Series of 2005:
Applicable Section: Section VII