Non Tariff Measures

Product Registration if in Commercial Quantities

ATR Reference: Product registration requirement
UN Code: B81
NTM Type: Product Registration Requirement

Issuing Agency

Department of Finance
  • 2401, Prestige Tower, Emerald Ave, Ortigas Center, Pasig, Metro Manila
  • 89293887, 85706198, 86871804
  • 86871804


Prior to the release by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) of books imported in commercial quantities, the importers must first present an endorsement from the Revenue Office of the Department of Finance for the duty- and VAT-free importation of books/materials covered by the Florence Agreement which shall be issued after submission of required documents

Governing Law: Department Order No. 57-2011:
Applicable Section: Section 3.1