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At least 50 packages of baby diapers in a consignment imported through Malaba entry point have been destroyed by the Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)

Pre-Export Verification of Conformity (PVoC)

What is PVoC?

PVoC is an inspection and verification programme carried out on goods by appointed inspection agents in the country of export. Verification of compliance to technical regulations and standards is provided for in Article 5 of the World Organization (WTO) Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT). PVoC was designed in accordance to the provisions of Article 5 of the TBT Agreement and in compliance with the notification requirements of WTO.

The objective of PVoC is to minimize the risk of unsafe and substandard goods entering Ugandan and protect consumers against dangerous, shoddy and substandard imported products.

  Download PVoC Manual Here

 

For more information, please contact:

Ms Linda Kobere
PVoC Desk Officer
Tel: +256 414 505 995
Mobile: +256 702 728 042
Fax: +256 414 286 123
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