Non Tariff Measures

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

Issuing Agency

Department of Finance
  • 1st Lt. Alfabeto St., Camp Crame, Quezon City Philippines
  • 87230401 loc 4278, 4588
  • None


Only persons or entities issued a manufacturer’s license, dealer’s license or purchaser’s license by the Philippine National Police (PNP)-Firearms and Explosives Division may import any firearms, firearm parts and etc.

Governing Law: Executive Order No. 256:

Revising Executive Order No. 58 S. 1987, By Rationalizing the Fees and Charges on Firearms, Ammunition, Spare Parts, Accessories, Components, Explosives, Explosive Ingredients, Pyrotechnics and Firecrackers; RA No. 10591 – Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act and IRR

Applicable Section: Rule IV 21(a)