Commodity Details

Chapter 95.04 Video game consoles and machines, articles for funfair, table or parlour games, including pintables, billiards, special tables for casino games and automatic bowling alley equipment.
Heading 9504.90 – Other :
Subheading 9504.90.90 – – Other :
Level Four 9504.90.90B – – – Other :
Commodity 9504.90.99 – – – – Other

For Imports

Regulating Agencies

Department of Finance

Legal Basis

Permits, Clearances, Certifications

  • PAGCOR Certification/Endorsement from Department of Finance

Requirements & Procedures

Documentary Requirements

  1. Affidavit of end use
  2. Letter to the Department of Finance (DOF)
  3. Authorization of Broker
  4. Copy of commercial invoice
  5. Copy of Airway Bill or Bill of Lading
  6. Packing list
  7. BOC entry declaration form
  8. Internal revenue declaration;


Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation

  1. Submission of commercial invoice to the appropriate evaluating department / end user by the supplier
  2. Verification of commercial invoice by evaluating department
  3. Endorsement of commercial invoice and the following documents to responsible department, Procurement and Property Department, for the processing of tax exemption, to wit:
    • Shipment request clearance and approval form or memorandum endorsing availment of tax free privilege
    • Certification of evaluation
  4. Receipt of the Waybill or Bill of Lading from the Supplier / Broker
  5. Submission of the following documents to the Bureau of Customs (BOC) and Department of Finance (DOF):
    • Exemption letter addressed to the Department of Finance (DOF)
    • Affidavit of End Use
    • Authorization of the assigned broker to deal with DOF and the Bureau of Customs (BOC) relative to the shipment
    • Authorization of the assigned broker to pick up the original Air Waybill or Bill of Lading from the forwarder
    • Container guarantee issued to the shipping line (in case the shipment is loaded in the container, to be delivered at site)
  6. Upon submission of the following documents by the assigned broker, PAGCOR issues payment slip for payment of the Import Processing Fee (IPF), :
    • BOC assessment notice
    • 1st and 2nd endorsement of DOF approval
    • Duly accomplished BOC entry and Internal Revenue Declaration Form
  7. Assigned broker processes the release of shipment at BOC and delivers shipment to the intended site
  8. Inspection / Inventory of shipment is undertaken by PAGCOR together with the representative from COA prior to acceptance of goods


No Related NTMs

  1. PAGCOR –

Import Status

For Exports

Regulating Agencies

Department of Finance



No Related NTMs

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