Should provide part shipment licenses for the last 3 years
Note: If the applicant has not abided by the licensing conditions the issue of his Block license will be rejected.
Support Documents Required
Documents to show history of the importations
Counter – Cashier
Submission of Indent Form, Request Letter and Documents with supported documents.
Counter – Unit 01
Step 1: Applicant should submit request letter to Unit 01 for Block License.
Step 2: Unit 01 examines importation history of the applicant for the past 03 years.
Step 3: Unit 01 directs the request to the Assistant Controller.
Step 4: Assistant Controller approves the request.
Step 5: Unit 01 charges the licensing fee of 0.1 % of the Invoice Value.
Step 6: Unit 01 issues the Block License.
Note: If Assistant Controller is not satisfied with importation history of the applicant, request will be rejected.
Process Time Line: Within one day
Submission Time Line
||– 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
||– Monday to Friday
||– Public and Mercantile Holidays
Submission of Application Form
||– Unit 01
||– 8:30 am to 4:15 pm
||– Monday to Friday
||– Public and Mercantile Days
Validity Time Line
Validity Period for block licenses will be 01 Year
Costs Related to the Service
Cost: No cost related on obtaining the application form
License Fee – 0.2% of the Invoice value
Penalties: If license conditions have been violated an additional license fee will be levied. Penalties vary from case to case.
Note: If the Applicant has imported goods without any license, an additional fee will be charged
Surcharge :No surcharge involved in this service.
If the Importation is done without a license a Goods Received License is issued with a penalty. Following documents are needed to obtain Import License.
- Customer Documents
- Explanation letter
- Approval letter from the relevant Authority
- Invoices and Indent Forms 04 of each
||The Cosmetics Devices and Drugs Authority. (Ministry of Health).
||The Department of Animal Production and Health in Peradeniya.
||The Sri Lanka Homeopathic Council.
||The Department of Ayurveda.
||Cosmetic Devices and Drugs Authority (Ministry of Health) and Department of Animal Production and Health
Organization InformationDepartment of Imports and Exports Control
No: 75 1/3,
P.O. Box - 559,
Mr. A. H. L. De Zoysa
Telephones:+94-11-2326774/+94 112 322046/+94 112 322053/+94 112 322007
Fax Nos:+94 112 328 486