Management measures applicable to import of Japanese food products into Macao

24/10/2019

On 4 October, 2019, the Administration Committee on Municipal Affairs of the Municipal Affairs Bureau passed a resolution on the management measures applicable to the import of Japanese food products into Macao. With the exception of Fukushima prefecture, application for the import of Japanese food products into Macao from the nine other prefectures (Chiba, Tochigi, Ibaraki, Gunma, Miyagi, Niigata, Nagano, Saitama and Tokyo Metropolis) shall only be accepted when the statement on radiation monitoring and certificate of origin issued by the Japanese authority are provided, in addition to meeting the existing requirements on sanitary certificate(s) for import. Besides, the imported Japanese food products are subject to inspection at the port of entry and shall only be allowed to enter Macao after passing the inspection.

Note: The above content has been translated from Chinese into English, the Traditional Chinese version shall prevail.