What is PVoC?
PVoC is an inspection and verification program 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.
Applicable PVoC Inspection Fees [179 KB]
CONTACT DETAILS FOR PVOC DESK [175 KB]
GOODS EXEMPTED FROM PVOC [68 KB]
PVoC Manual 2019 [907 KB]
For more information, please contact:Ms Innocent Namara PVoC Desk Officer
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