Non Tariff Measures

Authority to Release Imported Goods (ATRIG)

ATR Reference: Licensing for specified use
UN Code: E112
NTM Type: Licensing for Specified Use

Issuing Agency

Department of Finance
  • BIR National Office Building, BIR Road, Diliman, Quezon City
  • 89817000, 89297676, 89817419, 89817452, 89817478, 89817479
  • None


All products that are mandated to pay excise tax must also apply for the Authority to Release Imported Goods.

Governing Law: Revenue Memorandum Order No. 14-2014:

Guidelines and Procedures for the Processing and Issuance of An Electronic Authority To Release Imported Goods (eATRIG) for Excise Tax Purposes

Applicable Section: Section II, 5