Import Licence(DSEDT)

Import License – Kimberley Process Certification Scheme

How to Apply

Application deadline

Apply as needed, there is no application deadline. However, applicants are required to hold a valid Operating License for Rough Diamond Economic Activities.

Application procedures and required documents

  1. Applicants must submit applications for Import License by means of EDI.
  2. Applications require the completion of an application form and uploading of:
  • A copy of the Kimberley Process Certificate issued by the competent authority of the place of provenance.
  • Commercial invoices of the rough diamonds concerned, manifests of cargo, remittance receipts and other documents, if necessary.



Time required for approval

10 working days upon receipt of all required application documents.

Note/Information for applicants

Applicants are required to apply for an EDI service account in advance, and sign by means of a qualified certificate electronic signature issued by the Macao Post and Telecommunications Bureau (CTT).

Enquiry on progress and collection of results

DSEDT issues the Import License through EDI.

Service location and hours

DSEDT – Foreign Trade Division
Address: Rua Dr. Pedro José Lobo, 1-3, 2/F, Macao
Office Hours:
Monday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Content provider: Economic and Technological Development Bureau (DSEDT)

Last modified: 2021-06-02 15:39

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