A BSC (Bordereau de Suivi de Cargaison) certificate is required for all shipments going to Madagascar.
Pre-Shipment Inspection for Madagascar
Pre-Shipment Inspections are not required for shipments to Madagascar
Information and documents required for creating BSC Certificate
Shipping Goods Exempted from Madagascar
Prohibited Goods for Import to Madagascar
Counterfeits and banned products list available on KEBS website: http://www.kebs.org/
In regulation # 045MT/SG/DGTT/DTR/SSR dated 02/07/12 the Magalche Ministry of Transport decreed that all vehicles imported into Madagascar, the name and address of the owner at loading must appear on all Custom clearance documentation. This information must be the same as that written on the sale or cession certificate. No correction will be accepted at destination.
Regulations # 002/MT/SG/DGTT/DTR/SSR dated 06/02/12 and #046MT/SG/DGTT/DTR/SSR dated 02/07/12 specify that import of right-hand drive vehicles are banned. Vehicles will have to be changed into left-hand side vehicles until 15/08/12 latest, within the SMMC area.
Restrictive Goods Shipping to Madagascar
Charges for Madagascar BSC Certificate
For creating a BSC certificate for Madagascar, different rates are applicable. This depends on the Port of Loading and type of shipment, like LCL, FCL, Breakbulk or RORO.
Additional Information about the BSC Certificate
The BSC number must be mentioned on the Master Bill of Lading. We are able to provide the BSC number on forehand, even when the documentation is incomplete. This BSC number must be transmitted to the shipping line in order to obtain the final B/L.