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ANNOUNCEMENT SIRIM SRW

ANNOUNCEMENT SIRIM SRW

The importation of all metal scrap and waste paper to Malaysia comes under the purview of Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI). On 31 December 2021, MITI issued a media release to announce the effective implementation date for the Guidelines for Importation and Inspection of Metal Scrap and the Guidelines for Importation and Inspection of Waste Paper is 10 January 2022. All metal scrap and waste paper intended to be imported into Malaysia are subject to inspection process and issuance of Certificate of Approval (COA) as per the Customs (Prohibition of Imports)(Amendment)(No.2) Order 2022.

The procedures are following these guidelines;

1. Guideline for Importation and Inspection of Metal Scrap (JANUARY 2022 EDITION NO: 1)
2. Guideline for Importation and Inspection of Waste Paper (JANUARY 2022 EDITION NO: 1)

Please visit www.sirim-qas.com.my for information and documents on procedure Importation of Metal Scrap and Waste Paper.

For more information, please contact;

1. En. Khaizuran Mohd Salleh at khaiz@sirim.my
2. Pn. Noridah Nordin at noridahn@sirim.my
3. En. Muhammad ‘Abdul Hakim Hashim at abhakim@sirim.my