Import documents required in Nepal

Documentation in Nepal for import of goods


What is the certification process to import to Nepal? What are the documentation procedures as an importer in Nepal?  Types of documents required in Nepal to import goods? Import documentation process in Nepal, in detail.


Information provided here describes about documents required by each import in Nepal which need to be submitted with customs officials for the clearance process.


Any delay in filing or absence of documents can delay the clearance process and thereby importer supposed incur demurrage on the imported cargo but also stand to loose business opportunities. The efficiency of the Customs Clearance process is depend on having the valid documents, the accuracy of the information provided in the documents as well as the promptness in submitting the documents and filing the necessary applications for the Customs Clearance.

The documents may have to be prepared in a way to comply with the requirements of the import or export country.


The documentation procedure to import goods to a country is almost same in all countries worldwide.  Certificates and license required for importation of goods and services is uniformed by all WTO countries in almost all areas.  Detailed information on documentation for import to a country is explained in detail as separate post in this website.  Click below to read the same.


Import documents required



This post explains about various documents that every importer to be submitted with the Nepal Customs Authority in order to obtain clearance of the consignment.



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