Imports and Export

The import/export control unit is mandated with the issuance and management of permits for the importation and exportation of medicine and related substances as well as Port of Entry oversight. The department of inspection and licensing through the Import/Export control unit (IMPEX) is responsible for establishing and maintaining an effective and efficient import/export control system for BOMRA to ensure compliance with all Botswana import/export control laws and regulations governing medicines and related substances. The unit ensures that the importation of Medicines is carried out within a framework of sound import/export controls and guides inspectors and partner agencies who perform a routine evaluation of consignments at ports of entry.